The Trust gives everyone our best wishes for the New Year. We are looking forward to 2016 and to continued success with our work in commercial archaeology. We are also planning new developments at the Roman circus centre – and […]
The Roman circus centre is closing today (23rd December) at 4.30pm and will be closed until 10.00am on Tuesday 5th January 2016. The circus centre café is now closed for the winter until the new season begins on Tuesday 22nd […]
Generous donors have already donated almost £3,000 to the Trust’s flash fund-raising for the Roman circus (by this morning, the 10th December). Thank you! Our target is £5,000 by 12 noon tomorrow (Friday 11th December) … We hope to apply […]
It’s Heritage Open Day this Saturday (12th) 10.00am to 4.00pm and we are trying hard to offer something a little bit different and new! We are currently digging around the east end of the Roman circus (the only known […]
Please use our map to find your way to the Roman circus site, circus centre and cafe. Our address is Roman Circus House, Roman Circus Walk, Colchester, Essex CO2 7GZ. .
You are invited to play the ancient board game of Aquila, Saturday 5th September 2015 at the Roman Circus Centre between 10am and 2pm. The event is free, as is entry to the Roman Circus Centre. Based upon an interpretation […]
We’re looking forward to this year’s Heritage Open Day on Saturday 12th September. We have three sets of tours for you. These are: * A guided walk (about 45 minutes) around the surviving buildings of some of the Victorian and […]
We will be open on Monday of the August Bank holiday. (We are normally closed on Mondays.) This means we will be open on Saturday (29th August) and Monday (31st August) 10.00am – 4.30pm as usual but closed on the […]
We will be re-opening our Roman circus centre and the circus site to visitors on the 28th March 2015. We will re-open the circus centre with an opening event on Saturday 28th March, when visitors will be able to explore […]
You are invited to our WW1 commemorative event on Sunday 24th August. .
The Trust had hoped to open our new cafe a few days ahead of the circus interpretation centre, for a few days’ practice, but we had a problem with the new floor at Roman Circus House. However, the repairs are […]
A Roman-period burial ground is being excavated near the Roman circus centre and you are invited to come and have a look. The investigations are expected to last six to eight weeks so you could come lots of times and […]
A Roman-period burial ground is being excavated near the Roman circus centre and you are invited to come and have a look. The investigations are expected to last six to eight weeks so you could come lots of times […]