Essex Big Weekend

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Opening dates

Saturday, April 6, 2019 to Sunday, April 7, 2019
A general view of Colchester Castle and its grounds
A golden opportunity for Essex residents to explore what their county has to offer, with many discounted activities, tours and games for all the family to enjoy and explore. Places of interest include Colchester Castle, Braintree Museum, Beth Chatto Gardens, Clayhill Vineyard, East Anglian Railway Museum, Hedingham Castle, Maldon District Museum and Museum of Power. Tickets are distributed by ballot.


Tickets by ballot, register online, Essex residents only


Apr 6 & 7, 10am-9.30pm

Various Venues, Essex

Postal code: CO1 1PT

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Buy train tickets in advance and you’ll make some great savings!

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