Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Blakenham Woodland Garden
Ipswich, Suffolk, IP8 4LZ, (0.0 miles, 0.0kms)
The Ipswich Regent opened in 1929 as a cine-variety hall. The theatre was re-launched in September 1991 after Ipswich Borough Council successfully negotiated the ownership from the Rank Organisation and NCP.
Soan Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 2BE, (4 miles, 7kms)
Church Street, Hadleigh, Suffolk, IP7 5DT, (7 miles, 11kms)
A moated and walled garden with many rare roses and possibly the best kitchen garden in Britain. With a new rose garden and herb and knot garden created in the early 1980's.
Civic Drive, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 2AS, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01473 295 911, Email
Ipswich Building Preservation Trust, 7 Northgate Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 3BX, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01473 252440
Fifteen century Grade II timber framed gatehouse to archdeacon Pykenham's residence, now the Ipswich and Suffolk club.
Wattisham Airfield, Wattisham, Suffolk, IP7 7RA, (6 miles, 10kms), Tel: 01449 678189, Email
Wattisham Airfield Museum houses an extensive photographic record, models, artefacts and memorabilia depicting the history and squadrons based at the station.
Grade I listed building which has a number of magnificent rooms and hall available to hire including The Grand Hall, The Dining Room, The Old Town Hall, The Guildroom, The Council Chamber and a secluded garden area.
Enjoy a cruise on the River Orwell, one of the most beautiful rivers in England, aboard “Orwell Lady”, from the stunning Ipswich Waterfront, through areas of outstanding natural beauty and wildlife to the bustling ports of Felixstowe.
Church Road, Combs, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 2AZ, (6 miles, 10kms), Tel: 01449 724639, www.midsuffolk.gov.uk
Local nature reserve with grass paths, small pond and wild flower meadows.
The Museum of East Anglian Life is a 75 acre open air museum, situated in the heart of Stowmarket. Consisting of 15 historic buildings and collections of over 40,000 objects telling the story of East Anglia through the ages.
The Gallery offers major solo exhibitions & group shows of paintings, original prints & sculpture by established East Anglian artists & up & coming talents and has over 40 years expertise in framing, restoration and valuation.
St. Stephen's Church, St. Stephen's Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 1DP, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01473 258070, Email
Sir John Mills Theatre, Gatacre Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 2LQ, (4 miles, 6kms)
Sailing barges "Hydrogen" and "Thistle". Historic sailing barges available for private hire for groups up to 50 from a variety of East Coast locations. Also public sailing programme for individuals and weekends away.