Colchester Castle Museum




Winner of 'Best Large Attraction'
Essex Tourism and Hospitality Awards 2014

Photos © Colchester Castle

Colchester Castle boasts the largest Norman Keep in Europe, occupying pride of place in Colchester’s beautiful Castle Park.

Visitors to the castle are able to uncover fascinating layers of history, with emphasis on their extensive archaeological collections; the experience now reveals more of the Castle’s historic interior.

Following a £4.2m redevelopment, the Castle now features new interactive displays and soundscapes to depict audio character stories. This offers visitors a more immersive experience and understanding of what life was like in the Norman Keep.