Firstsite firstsite is a visual arts organisation based in Colchester, Essex. Our mission is to make contemporary art relevant to everyone.

Lewis Gardens
High Street
Tel: 01206 577067

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Family friendly

firstsite believes that everyone can enjoy and understand contemporary art by taking part.Creative sessions have been designed to encourage children and families to play and learn together.


firstsite is fully accessible. Please contact +44 (0)1206 577 067 or with any questions.

Our exhibition guides are available in large print format.

 Assistance dogs are welcome. Hearing loops are accessible in our auditorium, Meeting rooms and Learning spaces. 

Disabled parking bays are available - allocated on a first come, first served basis, please telephone prior to your arrival so we can arrange for easy access to the disabled parking bays. 

We have level access throughout.

There is a wheelchair available on a first come, first served basis.

Family Friendly Standards This organisation has
signed up to the
Family Arts Standards