Things to do in Ely
BLACK PRINCE HOLIDAYS
The Black Prince narrowboat base at Ely in Cambridgeshire is perfectly positioned to discover a number of waterways routes across not only the picturesque Fens but also to major towns in the region. You can choose from a longer cruise (1 or 2 w...
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...
ELY CITY GOLF CLUB
107 Cambridge Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4HX
Founded in 1962 by five local businessmen the original 9 hole course was located on the site of an old 2nd World War Prisoner of War Camp. Using borrowed tractors and machinery and the goodwill of the members this 'self help, home made' course qui...
Little Downham, near Ely
3 coarse fishing lakes containing carp, tench, barbel, chub, bream, roach, perch and gudgeon. Snake lake is a purpose built 28 peg 13m wide match lake heavily stocked with carp. Trevs lake is a 36peg big oval lake with a large island well stocked.
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...