Dates for your diary...

A Walk and Talk about the American Species of Trees in the Park 

Monday 12th Sept. 2022, 4.30pm

With FoCP member Pauline Cooke.



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Grays Summerhouse
Open Days

FoCP is hosting the opening of Grays Summerhouse in the park for two Heritage Open Days on:

Saturday Sept 17th Sept
Sunday 18th Sept


1-4pm All welcome!


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'Try Out Our Book Box & Book Exchange'

Take a free book from our book box (at Putt in the Park), try it out, photograph it, post it!!

Leave a book in exchange...

All summer long

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"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.

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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.