50 Ways to Play

Check out our amazing ’50 Ways to Play’ challenge sheet. It’s packed full of ideas for things to do as you explore Hollytrees Museum, the Natural History Museum and Colchester’s Castle Park. There’s fun for all the family, from 1 to 100 years old!

What's On


Discover something new in Colchester. Browse the diary to find fun, family-friendly events all year round.

Exhibitions + Displays

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


Where will your adventure start?