The Minories

Now open! Thursday–Sunday 10am–4pm

Now open to the public

Thursday–Sunday 10am–4pm

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Work in progress

This temporary website is a work in progress. Thank you for your patience whilst we launch our full website.

Private hire

The Minories has a variety of spaces available for private hire. Download our venue hire information here.


Visit us 74 High Street, Colchester, CO1 1UE
For all enquires please email

The collection

The Minories building and collection is owned by the Victor Batte-Lay Foundation.