Hotels near the Colchester Natural History Museum
Colchester Natural History Museum
Colchester's intriguing Natural History Museum explores the elements and wildlife in the region with its displays of natural habitats, fish, birds and marine animals. Situated in the former All Saints Church, the hands-on displays, live animals and nature reserve make for a fun-filled family day out.
Visitors can discover why there was an earthquake in Colchester in 1884 and where hippos and mammoths used to roam these parts. There is also a chance to travel from the North Sea through mudflats, salt marshes, beaches and limestone to learn more about the surrounding area's geological wonders.
Colchester Natural History Museum Information
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm
Address: All Saints Church, High St, Colchester, CO1 1DN
Hotels near Colchester Natural History Museum
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