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Sessions in Colchester

Our sessions are led by our team of trained Museum Assistants and are a fun way to explore your chosen venue.

Interact, dress up and explore the rich history Colchester has to offer.

Colchester Castle

An exciting day exploring Colchester Castle as a home. Dress up in our colourful knight’s tabards and experience what it was like to live and work in the Castle.

Toy car

The amazing Hollytrees dolls house gives children a birds-eye view of life in the past. Dress up in aprons or waistcoats and travel back in time.

Roman solider and shield

Take on the role of archaeologists and learn about the events that led up to Boudica’s revolt and discover the impact this had on people’s lives.

Victorian Carriage

Explore the status, fashion and materials as you dress as Mr and Mrs Round including corset and top hat. Discover what was involved in doing the household’s laundry.

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