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Colchester Castle, Essex


  • Located in Colchester, Essex, East of England, England
  • Telephone: 01206 282939
  • Colchester Castle can be found in the town centre in Castle Park, off the High Street
  • Colchester is Britain's oldest recorded town and was once the capital of Roman Britain
  • The Castle has the largest surviving Norman Keep in Europe, which was built on the foundations of the ruined Roman Temple of Claudius
  • The Castle was used as a prison for much of its life
  • There is an award winning museum, which include many Roman exhibits
  • Guided tours are also available

External Links
www.colchestermuseums.org.uk
Colchester Castle, Essex


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Colchester Castle Museum, Essex

Located in Colchester, Essex, East of England, England

Less than a mile away.

Colchester Castle Museum is located at Colchester Castle, the largest Norman Keep in Europe, in Castle Park just off the High Street. This is an award winning museum with many hands-on displays, covering 2,000 years of h...

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Colchester Priory Essex, Essex

Located in Colchester, Essex, East of England, England

Less than a mile away.

St.Botolph's Priory was one of the first Augustinian priories in England, founded in the eleventh century. The ruined remains of the nave survive today under the care of English Heritage. Built in flint and reused Roman...

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Wivenhoe Quay, Essex

Located in Wivenhoe, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 3.4 miles away.

Wivenhoe Quay is situated on the river Colne and is a residental district of Colchester. Famous for its boat building and dockyard, Wivenhoe developed as a port for Colchester...

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George Hotel, Colchester
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 47; Rates: 50 - 90 Per Night

A 500-year-old coaching house, steeped in history, located in the heart of Colchester, England's oldest recorded town Please note the hotel does not have a lift or any rooms on the ground floor...

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The Red Lion Hotel, Colchester
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 24; Rates: 40 - 205 Per Night

The Red Lion Hotel is an historical Grade I listed building 1465 located in the town centre of historic Colchester The hotel is located in the town centre and has excellent transport links to the M11, M25, Stansted Airpo...

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Riverside Hotel, Colchester
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 18; Rates: 55 - 65 Per Night

With free parking and free Wi-Fi, this Tudor building dates back to 1604 and is situated on the banks of the River Colne, close to Colchestera s town centre and the railway station...

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