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!
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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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Mercure Southampton Dolphin Hotel Newmarket

Mercure Southampton Dolphin Hotel
Southampton, Hampshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Mercure Southampton Centre Hotel is located in the city centre where it has stood for over five hundred years. In 2010 the hotel completed a £3 million refurbishment programme creating a 90 bedroom hotel offering its guests a truly memorable experience. The Hotel is steeped in tradition and hosted … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

The 'rough wooing' described what action by Henry VIII?



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This Day in British History

19 November, 1789

Thames-Severn Canal opens

The canal included the Sapperton Tunnel, at the time the longest tunnel in England at just over 2 miles

Monarch Mayhem

Which of the following was NOT married to Henry VIII?



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National Trust

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National Trust membership

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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Newquay (Self catering)
Cottage: HCBROKF, Newquay

Brooklands Farmhouse

CHARACTER PROPERTY JUST 5 MILES FROM NEWQUAY This wonderful home has been renovated and finished to a high standard and offers comfortable accommodation for friends and families alike. The property …
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Helston (Self catering)
Cottage: HCHTHON, Helston

Higher Trenower Honeysuckle

3 NEW BARN CONVERSIONS 100 ACRE CATTLE AND ARABLE FARM GAMES ROOM Higher Trenower Farm is tucked away in a rural position close to the idyllic Helford River and just …
Sleeps 5

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