Attractions in East of England
WALPOLE WATER GARDENS
Chalk Road, Walpole St. Peter, Wisbech, Cambs, PE14 7PH
Walpole Water Gardens is an unusual place with over 20 kinds of eucalyptus, as well as palms, bamboos, grasses and much more. Relaxing and welcoming, the picturesque grounds also include an art gallery featuring paintings and limited edition print...
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...
Minster Precincts, Peterborough, PE1 1XS
Peterborough Cathedral is one of the UK's top landmarks as voted in a 2007 Fujifilm users poll and is one of the finest Norman buildings surviving in Europe today. Our medieval wooden ceiling is a unique work of art & engineering. The Cathedral is...
Steam & Miniature Railway
THE POPPY LINE (NORTH NORFOLK RAILWAY)
Sheringham Rail Station, Station Approach, Sheringham, Norfolk, NR26 8RA
Voted into the top 3 Best Norfolk Attractions in 2014, the North Norfolk Railway carried a record number of passengers this year on its vintage diesel/steam engines, starting its picturesque journey at Sheringham.
OLIVER CROMWELL'S HOUSE
29 St Mary's Street, Ely, Cambs, CB7 4HF
Visit the former Lord Protector's family home. Experience what domestic life would have been like in the 17th Century in a variety of re-created period rooms as well an exhibition detailing the Civil War. Visit Mrs Cromwell's kitchen, try dress...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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...