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Exhibitions

Free

Mark Titchner: Some questions about Colchester

Friday 13 March 2020 - Monday 1 March 2021

Artist Mark Titchner is producing a new series of public artworks across Colchester, entitled Some questions about Colchester which will be placed in the windows of vacant shop units around the town centre. This follows on from Mark‘s recent…

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Exhibitions

Free

Tell me the story of all these things

Saturday 28 March - Sunday 28 June 2020

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

During our temporary closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will be sharing our exhibitions such as this one online. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to discover featured artworks, see behind the scenes, listen to audio descriptions…

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Talks & Events

Free

Boudicca: The Face of a Celtic World

Thursday 11 June 2020

6:00 pm

This talk is taking place as a Facebook Live event. Please visit our Facebook page to watch live on Thursday 11th June 6pm.   Join historian and honorary fellow of the Department of History at The University of Essex,…

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Community and Partners

Free

Bazaar | Art and Food Market

Saturday 20 June 2020

10:30 am

More times available

Please note: The Bazaar is currently cancelled as a precautionary measure due to the current coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic.

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Community and Partners

Free

Art in the Community

Wednesday 24 June 2020

2:00 pm

More times available

Please note: some Art in the Community events are currently cancelled as a precautionary measure due to the current coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic.

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Community and Partners

Free

Colchester Record Fair

Saturday 18 July 2020

10:00 am

More times available

Please note: Record Fair events are currently cancelled as a precautionary measure due to the current coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic.

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Talks & Events

How refugees saved Colchester

Thursday 24 September 2020

7:30 pm

In the sixteenth century, large numbers of skilled craftspeople from lowland Europe made their way to Essex. As religious refugees, they sought peace – and the opportunity to ply their trades. Join historian and honorary fellow of the Department…

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Talks & Events

Thatcher: The Colchester years

Thursday 26 November 2020

7:30 pm

A member of Colchester’s hockey club and the borough’s Young Conservative group, Oxford chemistry graduate Margaret Roberts wrote extensively from her lodgings in Cambridge Road, Colchester – as she secured the early stages of her political career. Join historian…

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