East Anglia Travel Guide & Heritage Tourism

Historic Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk, and Suffolk

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Find historic places to visit and stay in East Anglia. Explore Constable Country - the landscape that inspired one of England's great artists. From the historic cities of Cambridge and Norwick to idyllic Suffolk villages with their picturesque cottages, East Anglia has something for everyone to enjoy.

Major Lake District Historic Attractions
Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit East Anglia
Oliver Cromwell's House, Ely 1. Punting on the River Cam - it's harder than it looks!
2.
Choral performances at King's College, Cambridge
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The extraordinary octagonal tower at Ely Cathedral
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The stark beauty of the Fens
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Fields of saffron in bloom
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Hintlesham Hall Dunwich

Hintlesham Hall
Ipswich, Suffolk

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

A Grade 1 listed Elizabethan house which is now an AA 4 red star hotel. Standing in 175 acres of parkland offering attentive and friendly service boasting the associated championship PGA golf course and clubhouse. Widely recognised as one of the loveliest in the UK and Ireland s highest … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This inventor and pioneer industrialist is credited with inventing - or at least popularizing - the water frame and carding engine



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This Day in British History

29 May, 1593

John Penry executed

Penry was convicted as the author of the Marprelate Tracts, which denied Elizabeth I's supremacy over the Church

Monarch Mayhem

Shortly after this monarch was buried at Winchester Cathedral, the cathedral tower collapsed - a sign?



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National Trust

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Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Newlyn (Self catering)
Mermaid Cottage, Newlyn

Mermaid Cottage

Sleeping four people in two bedrooms, this end terraced cottage in Newlyn in Cornwall is an ideal Cornish base.
Sleeps 4

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Bodmin (Self catering)
Cottage: HCBOLTS, Bodmin

FCH7243

15 ACRES OF MEADOWS, WILDLIFE CONSERVATION AREAS AND SPECTACULAR SCENERY

This attractive stone built cottage sits in a truly beautiful area, attached to the owners' farmhouse on the edge of Bodmin Moor.

An ideal location for exploring all …
Sleeps 2

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