We are committed to enabling access for everybody to all of our venues.

  • Accessible toilets in all venues.
  • Accessible lifts are available at Colchester Castle, Hollytrees, Ipswich Museum and Ipswich Art Gallery.
  • Reduced admission for carers.
  • Ear defenders available to visitors.
  • Audio guide description facilities are available at Colchester Castle.
  • Tactile/braille maps at Colchester Castle.


Colchester Museums

With a unique mix of fascinating displays, the latest technology and hands-on activities, there is lots for your family to explore and discover across Colchester Museums’ three sites.

Ipswich Museums

Covering thousands of years of both human and natural history, there is so much to for families to discover across Ipswich Museums’ three venues.

Where will your adventure start?