Such an amazing venue - the perfect place to enjoy modern art

Joe Taylor

Halstead, Essex

My family and I had such a great time, we can’t wait to come back again!

Lisa Hanson

Easthorpe, Essex


is for everyone.

This unique gallery setting in the heart of Colchester offers a constantly changing programme of exhibitions, film screenings, performances, activities and events for young and old.

“Firstsite is a really great place to come and get involved in art and culture and inspire your imagination.” Sally Shaw, Director


is your venue.

Hire any part of the spectacular building for a stunning backdrop for your party or celebration or as a truly unique wedding venue. You can also use our hi-spec meeting rooms and foyer for corporate hire for your business event, club or society meetings.