Decoding The Roman Dead

24/07/2021 - 06/01/2022

Colchester Castle

Included in admission

Suitable for Everyone

History, Science and Nature

About this Exhibition

Discover more about Colchester’s Roman past and uncover stories surrounding those who lived and died here almost 2000 years ago!

This family-friendly exhibition, will showcase the findings of new, cutting-edge research undertaken in partnership with the University of Reading during 2021.  

Decoding the Roman Dead has been made possible thanks to the support of Arts Council England.


This event is included as part of Castle admission.

How to Book

For your safety and comfort, we are asking visitors to book a ticket in advance for a timed entry to visit Colchester Castle.

You will be able to book your visit up to 14 days in advance by calling our booking line on 01206 282939 between the hours of 10am – 4.30pm (11am – 4.30pm on Sundays)

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