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Upcoming Activities @ Colchester Museums

When: 12th December 2018 @ 10:00am - 22nd February 2019 @ 5:00pm Venue: Colchester Museums Address: Cost: See below Suitable for: All age groups What to expect: Arts and Craft, Events, Handling objects, History, Science and Nature, Storytelling

WEDNESDAY 12 DECEMBER | COLCHESTER CASTLE
Christmas Open Evening
A seasonal treat as Colchester Castle opens its doors for free!
Come and soak up the Christmas atmosphere with carols,
mince pies, entertainment and possibly even meet Santa
before his big night!
Free opening: 3pm – 8.30pm | Meet Santa & receive a gift £5


SAT 8, SUN 9, SAT 15, SUN 16, THU 20-SUN 23 DECEMBER
COLCHESTER CASTLE
Santa’s Castle Grotto
Santa is back! He will be settling into his magical Castle grotto
again this year and will be welcoming young visitors to come
along to see him.
Booking essential, call 01206 282939 |Packages available,
includes a gift for each child | See event page on website for further details


THURSDAY 14 FEBRUARY | COLCHESTER CASTLE
The Magic of Valentine’s
Come along after hours and meet our curators as they
explore the magic of Valentine’s. Celebrate the history of love
with a complimentary glass of Prosecco.
Session: 5pm – 7pm | Booking essential, call 01206 282941
Suitable for ages 18+ | Price: £7.50

TUESDAY 19 FEBRUARY | HOLLYTREES MUSEUM
We <3 Valentine's
Join us to discover the origin of Valentine’s cards. Create your
own fabulous version, to keep or give to someone special.
Sessions at: 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm
Booking required, call 01206 282941 | Suitable for all ages
Suitable for ages 4+ | Price: £5

THURSDAY 21 FEBRUARY | COLCHESTER CASTLE MUSEUM
Medieval Archery
Ready your arrows and see if you can hit the target this half term with our exciting archery sessions.
Sessions at: 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm
Booking required, call 01206 282941 | Suitable for all ages
Suitable for ages 7+ | Price: £5 (after admission) 

FRIDAY 22 FEBRUARY | NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM
Creature Encounters
Meet some extraordinary animals & discover more about the
animal kingdom. Which mammals, birds or reptiles will you meet?.
Sessions at: 12pm, 1.15pm, 2.30pm
Booking required, call 01206 282941 | Suitable for all ages
Price: £5 per person (ages 2 and under free)

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