Colchester's Castle Park is a site dominated by the massive Keep of the Castle. This magnificent Norman pile rises from the top of the hill that is the Town of Colchester, looking down on land that has been occupied since the Romans chose it for their Capital in the first century AD.
is recognised as the Oldest Recorded Town in the Country,
in the 19th century from complete ruin, it was roofed over
treasure has lent itself to many a special event and spectacular, from
gentle Rose Shows to vast Military Tattoos.
site has many secluded areas, allowing us to run several activities concurrently,
plus large areas of flat ground for major arena displays. The largest greensward
however is the Lower Park, which
natural slopes give the spectator a fine opportunity to view
is here that Military Tattoos have been produced in the past,
for an aerial view of the Castle and the Town Centre.
for directions to the Oyster Fayre.