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Natural History Museum

Natural History Museum
A fascinating chance to get closer to nature than you would normally be able to! Find out about 
bio-diversity, climate change and wildlife habitats. Did you know there was an earthquake in Colchester in 1884? Or that Mammoths and Hippos used to roam around here? Discover more about open salt marshes,beaches and the creatures that lurk beneath our feet.Get down and crawl into our badger sett, stroke the friendly fox and enjoy many hands-on activities. Explore
the urban wildlife garden on a trail that brings the museum outside

There are hands-on-displays, a chuchyard nature reserve and a well stocked shop. So if you've always wondered about the wildlife in Colchester and that includes you! - why not pop in? It's free!

Opening times
Tuesday -Saturday, 10am to 5pm
Sunday 11am to 5pm
Closed all Mondays and 24th to 27th December and 1st January.
Address
High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1DN
Telephone: 01206 282941
Sat Nav
CO1 1DN
Prices
Free Admission

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Autumn Activities

Autumn Activities

Now that we are in autumn everyone is looking for things to do with the kids to celebrate this lovely colourful season. Here we have some great ideas, and they don't all involve being cooped up indoors! Get out and enjoy the cooler, fresh air and the crunchy leaves under foot - you can always return home afterwards for a hot chocolate and a snuggle