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What we do

Did you know that Colchester + Ipswich Museums offer a range of services to the public?

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We offer a range of services to the public. From free identifications to the Portable Antiquities Scheme, we have skills to help you.

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The Training Museum is an exciting workforce transformation programme running from 2015 – 2018. It spans schools to universities, volunteering roles to traineeships.

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There are many ways you can become more involved with Colchester + Ipswich Museums. Why not volunteer, join the Friends of the Museum, or perhaps donate.

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We run a variety of outreach projects, work with community groups, offer reminiscence sessions for older people and manage a memory box scheme.

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We have been involved in several projects. Read brief descriptions of these and find out further information.

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