Decolonisation + Democratisation conference

Thursday 10th September 2020    |    Colchester Castle

Decolonisation + Democratisation is a national conference exploring how heritage and arts organisations are engaging and sharing ownership with communities. The key themes will be approaches to decolonisation and democratisation of museum collections.

Call For Papers

Thank you to everyone who responded to our call for papers.

The museum team are currently reviewing all the proposals we received and further details will be shared soon.

Conference Information


Thursday 10th September 2020


Colchester Castle


Booking will be available in the Spring


Plan your visit

What’s On

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 for families to discover across Ipswich Museums’ three venues.

Where will your adventure start?