Balkerne Gate & historic Colchester is a stone ruin of a large gateway with arched entrances, constructed circa the 1st century. It's just visible from the street, but there are super historic town trails to follow all over. It's worth visiting the local tourist office to get more info.


It's easy to reach Balkerne Gate & historic Colchester in Colchester, by train. Simply hop on a train to Colchester Town station - then it's a short walk from the station - but there are trails to follow around the town itself taking in the whole place.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit Balkerne Gate & historic Colchester’s website.

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Departures and arrivals from Colchester Town

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia06:121Scheduled
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia06:411Scheduled
to ColchesterGreater Anglia07:131Scheduled
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia07:351Scheduled
to Walton-on-the-NazeGreater Anglia08:071Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from ColchesterGreater Anglia06:281Scheduled
from Walton-on-the-NazeGreater Anglia07:071Scheduled
from ColchesterGreater Anglia08:031Scheduled
from Walton-on-the-NazeGreater Anglia08:151Scheduled
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia08:481Scheduled

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