Archive for September 2017

Oktoberfest comes to Colchester!

This October Castle Park will be transformed into the wold famous Oktoberfest with one of Europe’s biggest touring tents coming to Colchester for the first time.     During Oktoberfest the air will be filled with traditional folk to ‘Oompop’ expect foot stomping oompah bands, table bashing and hearty singing galore. Grab some traditional German…

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Essex Mums Vote Colchester Castle as ‘Best Museum’ in 2017 Awards

Colchester Castle has received the ‘Best Museum’ award in the well-recognised Essex Mums online awards this year. Overcoming tough competition from around the county, the win highlighted the Castle’s range of educational and interactive displays for all ages, plus star exhibits such as the Colchester Vase and Fenwick Treasure.   Councillor Tim Young, Portfolio Holder…

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