New Geographies: MY TOWN MILE



Art Exchange

admission free


New Geographies: MY TOWN MILE
Colchester Roman Wall
Saturday 9 September 11.00am

Meet at Firstsite, Lewis Gardens, High Steet, Colchester CO1 1JH

Come along for a guided tour with Ruth Raymer, psychogeographer, writer, thinker and dreamer.

Taking a playful and inventive approach to exploring the urban environment, Ruth will lead us on a mile-long walk along Colchester’s Roman Wall. She will share untold stories, hidden history and unusual observations, offering a different perspective on this much loved feature of our town’s heritage.

Tour lasts for approximately 35 minutes.
Refreshments will be provided at Firstsite at the end of the walk.

Free, suitable for all ages.
Booking advisable –

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Heritage Open Days
7-10 September 2017

Discover Colchester’s Heritage with four fantastic days of free entry and activities, celebrating our historic buildings.


New Geographies

Do you know an overlooked or unexpected place that you think is important and which you’d like to nominate as a potential site for an exciting art project? Help us redraw the map of the region with places important to those living here, by going online to nominate a location.