Attractions in East of England
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...
THE FITZWILLIAM MUSEUM CAMBRIDGE
Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RB
Magnificent collections spanning centuries and civilisations including antiquities from Ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome; sculpture, furniture, armour, ceramics; manuscripts, coins and medals, paintings, drawings and prints. Caf, shop, exhibitions a...
NORFOLK MOTORCYCLE MUSEUM
Norwich Road, North Walsham, Norfolk, NR28 0DS
Norfolk Motorcycle Museum will give you an insight into the history of the motorcycle industry. Pre-war motorbikes are a rare sight considering the numbers that were produced in the 20's and 30's. One of the main reasons for their rarity was the w...
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 ...
WISBECH & FENLAND MUSEUM
Museum Square, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, PE13 1ES
Wisbech and Fenland Museum is one of the Fens greatest hidden treasures. One of the oldest purpose built Museums in the country. It has kept all the charm and atmosphere of its original Victorian design. Visitors can explore displays of porcela...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Chapter House, The College, Ely, Cambs, CB7 4DL
Visit one of Britain’s most enchanting Cathedrals which was recently acknowledged as one of the top 20 must see buildings in the UK by international travel publishers Dorling Kindersley. Historically referred to as ‘The Ship of the Fens’, this bea...