Happy New Year to all!


And thank you to everyone who helped make our pre Christmas Sale such an enormous success...

Coronavirus update

During the current Covid 19 crisis many of our activities are curtailed or on hold. We are planning to resume our normal programme as soon as it is safe to do so.

We will keep in touch with you through regular Newsletters, Facebook and emails.

"Looking out for the park we love..."

Christopher Howard's
Tree Trail and the Park Oaks...


Tour the park through engagement and learning about its wonderful collection of trees. Download the tree trail from our site or pick up a copy for a small sum at either Hollytrees Visitor Information Centre or the Red Lion Bookshop on the High St.

Colchester Castle Park

Colchester’s distinctive heritage is nowhere more apparent than in Castle Park. A site of national importance, this Victorian Park contains evidence of 2000 years of history and is a landscape moulded by the people of Colchester over many eras.