This local online business directory is the perfect place to find Things To Do In Colchester along with services, restaurants, cafe’s, charities and everything in between. This area is full of activities to do with your family and loved ones. If you want to get your business listed on this site then either get in touch or use the ‘Add Your Business’ button.
Colchester is Britain’s oldest recorded town. It served as the first capital of Roman Britain. So as you can imagine, the town is absolutely steeped in history. It makes for an ideal place to take a walk and visit some of the structures that still stand today. Colchester Castle Park being the most famous location. The castle is a Norman castle which dates back to the second half of the 11th century. Most of the castle is still in tact and is the largest example of it’s kind in the whole of Europe. Enter the castle to find the Colchester Museum which is home to a variety of Roman exhibits. You will find a variety of other galleries and museums to browse in the town.
In the town you can find a whole wealth of shops, restaurants, cafe’s, pubs and entertainment centres like bowling, the leisure centre and the cinema. That means there is non stop fun for the kids and plenty of retail therapy to get involved in. Among all of this you can find plenty of parks and recreational fields to play sports on. If you like golf then you have a selection of courses to choose from.
Feeling hungry? Whether you are in town and looking to sit down somewhere or at home wanting the food to come to you, you’re going to be spoiled for choice. With handy apps like Uber Eats and Just Eat means that you have many different cuisines all at your fingertips. Food can be at your door in a matter of minutes.
The town centre and surrounding areas of Colchester is home to many different establishments to sit down and have a delicious meal. Whether you fancy some fine dining or just want to head to the local pub, we’ve got you covered. Check out our Eating Out category to see all of the businesses we have listed where you can eat. Don’t worry if you’ve got the kids with you. There’s plenty of options which are family friendly and even have play areas to keep the little ones busy once they’re finished.
To get your retail fix, you are in the right town. Away from all of your supermarkets such as ASDA and Tesco which do have all of your household items as well as sections for clothing, Colchester town is rife with great shopping spots. Whether you are looking for clothes or a new phone, maybe some pet supplies then you are in the right place. You can get some new ink from one of the many tattooists in the area. Pop in to a hair or beauty salon for a gorgeous new look or a fresh tan for the Summer.
Apart from all the great shops and restaurants Colchester is also home to some great services. From gardeners, car repairs, estate agents, schools, hotels and much more. Take a browse around our website to see the businesses we have listed in the area. Things To Do In Colchester, we’re here to help you plan your visit or find a business. You can head over to one of our other nearby towns such as Ipswich or Chelmsford to see what’s going on there too. Head over to our Essex site to see what’s going on in the county.
Check out upcoming events in and around Colchester.
Check out job vacancies in and around Colchester.
Become part of Things To Do in your area
Add your business to Things To Do In Colchester