Can you help keep Firstsite fantastic, fun and free?

The impact of shutting Firstsite has been huge for us and the communities we work with, which is why we are reaching out to you to help us.

Whatever you can give today can help us continue our work, collaborate with more communities and find creative solutions to the world we find in front of us.

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Our galleries, café, and shop are now open everyday 10am – 5pm, with cinema screenings into the evening. Find out what’s on.

There’s no need to book to visit, just turn up! Find out more about our new way of visiting.

Our new Feel Good Artist Activity Pack is available now – download your free copy here

Borders 11th October 2019

Colchester Art Society

Exhibitions - Behind the Scenes Local art

An exciting new exhibition coming to Firstsite in 2020 through a collaboration with Colchester and Ipswich Art Societies. Find out more from Colchester Art Society president, Simon Carter.

Film by Noah Carter Studio