Family Tours

19/02/2024 - 23/02/2024

Colchester Castle

From £3.50

Suitable for Families

History, Talks and Tours

About this Event

Tour at 11am, lasting 40 minutes, running between Monday 19th – Friday 23rd February 2024.

Join us for an exclusive family tour beneath Colchester Castle. Explore the Roman temple foundations and uncover tales of Celtic and Roman inhabitants. Decide for yourself if they were heroes or villains, and listen to stirring stories of Colchester’s historic battles.

These tours are suitable for ages 4+

Please note the tour includes climbing uneven stairs and crouching to pass through low archways. For useful information, such as how to find us and what facilities Colchester Castle has, we recommend reading our Access information: Access at the Castle


Tickets cost £3.50 per person after Castle admission.

For further information, please see our Refund Policy

How to Book

Booking is not required, simply buy your ticket from the welcome desk on arrival.

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