Visiting the Wall

Walking tours 

Visit Colchester
Visitor Information Centre

The  Colchester Visitor Information Centre runs guided walks around town, including the Wall. More information is available on its website.


Jess Jephcott in uniform


Local history enthusiast Jess Jephcott also organises walking tours of the Wall on the last Sunday of every other month (except July, August and September). They start at Balkerne Gate at midday and are free. More information can be found at Jess’s website.




Walking the Walls guide

Pamphlet by Barbara Butler



A few copies of Barbara Butler’s visitor guide to ‘Walking the Walls’ are still available from the Friends, the town’s Visitor Information Centre and the publishers Connor & Butler  Please contact us if you would like a copy: 







A short guide to Roman Colchester can be downloaded from the Friends of Colchester Archaeological Trust: 

It is available in English, Deutsch, Francais & Nederlands.




 Camulos Wall leaflet


And the above-mentioned Jess Jephcott, owner of the Camulos website, has produced a new leaflet as a guide to the wall. You can download it here and use it as a guide to visiting the Wall.