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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Featured Historic Hotel
Coombe Abbey Hotel Brancaster

Coombe Abbey Hotel
Coventry, West Midlands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

A warm welcome awaits as we invite you to step straight into the history books and enjoy the unique experience that is Coombe Abbey Hotel.Originally a 12th Century Cisterican Abbey set in 500 acres of breathtaking parkland, with formal gardens designed by Lancelot Capability Brown, Coombe Abbey offers a haven … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This northern British kingdom was formed the merger of Bernicia and Deira in the 6th century



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This Day in British History

17 January, 1775

Sheridan's The Rivals first peformed

Perhaps the best known work by the most famous playwright of his age was performed at Covent Garden

Monarch Mayhem

This queen escaped from Oxford Castle by walking through enemy lines in the middle of the night



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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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Wadebridge (Self catering)
Riversdale Cottage, Wadebridge

Riversdale Cottage

This stylish town centre cottage in Wadebridge close to Padstow, can sleep four people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Gorran Haven (Self catering)
Summerfield House, Gorran Haven

Summerfield House

This spacious house is set in a quiet location in the small traditional fishing village of Gorran Haven and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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