About Minecolonies

Minecolonies is an interactive Town building mod that allows you to create your own thriving Town within Minecraft. It depicts real-life scenarios by providing you with different craftable options to build your own Town and enhance your gaming experience. Featuring many NPC workers such as: Builders, Crafters, Farmers, Fishermen, Guards, Barracks, Miners, Smeltery, Baker, Cook/Restuarant, Deliveryman, Animal Herders and many more planned for development. As well as a specialized buildings such as: Warehouse, Citizen Huts and a Townhall. Minecolonies gives you the ability to create a colony as rich and unique as every player.


You have full control of how to build your Town. You determine how many workers you want or need, what type of workers, where they will live, and hire or fire as you see fit. Creating a Town at your own pace. It is your Town to design and develop, you are the designer, administrator and boss.

Security and Replenishment

Your Town deserves the best security you can have. Strategically add Guard Towers or Tower Barracks to protect your Town from hostile mobs and barbarians that will attack on random nights. Give them the best weapons and armour your Town has to offer. They need to be fed well to work and protect it better. Keep a busy farmer to supply the baker and the cook at the restaurant, so no one goes hungry.

Have fun, Play with Friends

Minecolonies has a very powerful multiplayer system and an awesome tool for learning about Town planning, building and especially management. The permission system allows for collaborative team play in multiplayer where you can assign different roles in a Town such as; Officer, Friend, Neutral or even Hostile! Also have individual competing colonies at the same time, all with a strong protection system for server management and Anti-Griefing. Fun for all!

Minecolonies is a free and open source mod developed by Let's Dev Together (LDT), a non-profit community. The source code is available on GitHub. Our developers are a hardworking well integrated coding team, continuously working to add more content to our mod and make the Minecolonies experience even greater! But we are always looking for more people to contribute to our project! Found any bugs? Report it in an issue to help us ensure you have the best gaming experience. If you require any help, or just want to join in the conversation, check us out on Discord!