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Uncover 2,000 years of history at Colchester Castle

An almost complete Norman keep built on the foundations of a Roman temple, Colchester Castle is located right in the centre of the famous city. Surrounded by the beautiful Castle Park, the landmark is steeped in history for visitors of all ages to enjoy and explore.

Have a truly historic wedding day at Colchester Castle

As well as being home to a fascinating museum, both the castle and its grounds are licensed for weddings and civil ceremonies. Happy couples are able to tie the knot at the chapel on-site, before retiring to the Charles Gray Room where the top table is placed in front of a stunning mantelpiece thought to be around 400 years old.

Go wild in Colchester

During your visit to Colchester Castle, it is well worth taking a look at what else this great city has to offer. The Colchester Natural History Museum is just a stone's throw away, while the city's zoo is home to over 260 rare species. Planning a trip to Colchester Castle? Book a room at Travelodge Colchester Feering Hotel or, if you are planning to also explore coastal parts of Essex, try Travelodge Clacton-on-Sea Central Hotel.