Colchester Castle is located in town centre parkland. Coach parking is not available on site or in the immediate town centre vicinity.
A drop-off point (indicated by a parking sign) is located on the High Street, just past the entrance to Museum Street, outside Emmaus (drop-off hours of operation 9.30am – 4.30pm).
This is first-come-first-served and subject to a 15 minute time limit.
Further coach drop-off facilities are located on the south side of East Hill, just before the Lewis Gardens turning if driving uphill (accessible for coaches from the High Street via Queen Street > St Botolph’s Street >Magdalen Street > Brook Street.)
Groups then walk up East Hill crossing with care at the two pelican crossings on the corner of East Hill /Queen Street / High Street.
Please do not ask coaches to stop on the north side of East Hill as residential properties are nearby.
Coach parking is available at the Sheepen Road coach park.