Attractions in East of England
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 ...
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 ...
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...
Wildlife Centre • Birds of Prey
THE RAPTOR FOUNDATION
The Heath, St Ives Road, Woodhurst, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 3BT
From £40.00 - £50.00
8 Units sleep 2-4
A rescue centre and lifecare hospital for injured & unwanted birds of prey, featuring 200 birds, over 40 species of hawks, eagles, vultures and owls. Daily flying displays. Tearoom, gift shop, children's play area. We offer a real opportunity to "...
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...
Museums & Galleries
NATIONAL HORSERACING MUSEUM
99 High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JH
Racing history from its Royal origins to Lester Piggott, Frankie Dettori and other modern heroes. Highlights include: the head of Persimmon, a great Royal Derby winner in 1896; a special display about Fred Archer, the late Victorian jockey who com...
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...
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...
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...
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.