Attractions in East of England
Country House & Gardens
Hemingford Grey, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 9BN
Built in the 1130s The Manor is one of the oldest continuously inhabited houses in Britain and much of the original house remains virtually intact in spite of various changes over nine hundred years. The upstairs hall is a room full of atmosphe...
St. Andrew's Street, Cambridge, CB2 3BU
Christ's College was first established as God's House in 1437 by William Byngham, a London parish priest, for training grammar school masters. Shortly after receiving its Royal Licence from Henry VI in 1446, God's House was forced to move from i...
Watermill • Tourist Attraction
HOUGHTON WATER MILL
Mill Street, Houghton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 2AZ
A large timber-built watermill on an island in the Great Ouse, with intact machinery which is still operational. The mill has a restored working waterwheel and an art gallery exhibits work by local photographer every July and August. Last working ...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Long Melford, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 9AA
Romantic turreted brick Tudor mansion. Set in the unspoilt village of Long Melford, the house has changed little externally since 1578 when Queen Elizabeth I was entertained here, and retains its original panelled banqueting hall. It has been the ...
Castles & Historic Monuments
Halstead, Essex, C09 3DJ
Hedingham Castle is England's finest and best preserved Norman Keep with the largest arch in a Norman domestic building in Northern Europe. Built in c.1140 by the De Veres, Earls of Oxford, and still owned by descendants. It was besieged by Kin...
Imperial War Museum, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR
Located on the site of a famous former First and Second World War airfield, IWM Duxford provides the public with access to over two hundred world famous iconic aircraft. Award-winning interactive exhibitions. IWM Duxford also host a collection ...
OUSE WASHES NATURE RESERVE
Welches Dam Manea, March, Cambridgeshire, PE15 0NF
The Ouse Washes is an excellent introduction to Fenland wildlife. In the winter, the reserve attracts thousands of ducks and swans; and redshanks, lapwings and snipe breed in the summer. Walking behind the banks avoids putting the wildfowl to flig...
RAMSEY RURAL MUSEUM
The Woodyard, Wood Lane, Ramsey, Huntingdon, Cambs, PE26 2XD
The Museum is housed in 17th Century farm buildings and various barns set in open countryside. A wide variety of agricultural machinery, cobblers shop, chemists, blacksmiths, Victorian bedroom, kitchen schoolroom, local and family history archive ...
RSPB MINSMERE NATURE RESERVE
Westleton, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 3BY
Explore a home for nature on the Suffolk coast. Stroll through the stunning coastal, wetland and woodland scenery in search of an amazing variety of nature, from bunnies to butterflies, from easy to see blue tits to elusive bitterns. Discover t...
Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 2EH
Today the pier boasts a wide range of family attractions complimenting the theatre including 2 of Great Yarmouth's top bars, an excellent Fish & Chip restaurant, café's, and fast food outlets, 2 great arcades and an end of the pier "All the fun of...