Welcome to our competition page. Simply follow the instructions below for your chance to win some fantastic prizes.

Please note, all competitions and prize draws are subject to terms and conditions. We collect your personal data to enable us to process your competition entry. We will never share personally identifiable information with third parties for promotional purposes and will ensure your data is kept secure. We will keep your information on record for 1 month after the competition closing date. For further information about how your data is used and stored, please visit the Colchester Borough Council website.

Good luck!


Be in with a chance to win a Colchester Castle Family Pass!

The lucky winner will be able to choose from one of our flexible admission options:

2 x adults plus 1 x child or concession, worth £23.00
1 x adult plus 3 x children or concession, worth £23.00
2 x adults plus 2 x children or concessions, worth £27.00.

To enter simply fill in our short form. Entries close at midnight on Thursday 13 February and the winner will be announced the week commencing Monday 17 February.

Click here for full terms and conditions.

What’s On


Discover something new in Colchester.

Browse the diary to find fun, family-friendly events all year round. 

Exhibitions + Displays

Our programme aims to showcase the variety of the collections from art to archaeology, costume to clocks. 

Browse the diary to find out what you can see across Colchester Museums.

Where will your adventure start?