Art galleries

Another newly completed project in the center of town is our contempoFirst-Site-Colchester-Ess-007rary art gallery, Firstsite, which is a large tourist draw with regularly changing exhibitions and one-off cinema showings. Firstsite is great for all the family, with sophisticated art for adults and a fantastic ‘play room’ with chalk board walls and plenty of toys for children. 

The Minories Galleries is a professional contemporary art gallery run by Colchester School of Art and set in the heart of the town’s cultural quarter.The minories



Both galleries are close to the beautiful Castle Park and Hollytrees museum.