Christmas Open Evening – Colchester Castle


Colchester Castle


Suitable for Everyone

Events, Special, Outside normal opening times

About this Event

3 – 8.30pm

Our festive open evening returns to Colchester Castle. Come and soak up the atmosphere with carols, mince pies, entertainment and possibly even meet Santa before his big night!

We look forward to seeing you all for this fun and festive evening!


Normal admission charges will apply from 10am – 2pm. The Museum will then be closed between 2 – 3pm. Castle entry will be free after 3pm.

Entry to Santa’s Grotto with the chance to meet Father Christmas and receive a gift: £5.00

How to Book

Booking not required – just drop in.

Please note, this event is always very busy and queues for both entry and Santa’s Grotto are likely.