Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Ipswich
Needham Market, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP6 8AS, Tel: 01449 724639, www.midsuffolk.gov.uk
A large lake and nature reserve with picnic and play facilities on the outskirts of Needham Market with a surfaced pathway around the lake.
Council Office, Broad Street, Bungay, Suffolk, NR35 1EE, Tel: 01986 894463, www.bungay-suffolk.co.uk/tourism/museum.htm
The museum houses collections reflecting the history of Bungay & district, including photographs, prints, coins, geology, archaeology & memorabilia.
Beccles Road, St. Olaves, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR31 9HE, Tel: 0870 333 1181, Email, www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/st-olaves-priory/
St Olave's Priory: A wonderfully complete 14th century brick-vaulted refectory undercroft, later a cottage occupied until 1902, of a small Augustinian priory.
Wissett Wines is located within the Suffolk Countryside within 8 acres of vines with the potential of yielding 10,000 bottles of fine English Wine each year-weather permitting of course! Learn more about wine making in the Visitors Centre.
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.
Aldeburgh, Suffolk, IP15 5BP
The museum collection is based on the the activities of the Royal Naval Patrol Service during World War II. Visitors can experience a trip to the past with the memorabilia, photographs, check records and research family members service.
Mill House, Holton St Peter, Suffolk, IP19 8PW, Tel: 01473 264755, Email
A restored 18th Century post windmill with 4 sails and a working fantail.
The Marina, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 1HH, Tel: 01502 533200
Lowestoft Marina theatre is at the cultural heart of the community, hosting a wide range of performers including the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
5a Market Hill, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 4LP, Tel: 01394 385572, Email
The museum tells the story of Woodbridge and its people, from pre-history to the present.
Traditional seaside amusements on Felixstowe's south beach. Crazy Charlie's Junior Theme Park, amusement arcades, Sands Bar & Café, Q Club (pool, snooker & sports bar), Magical Indoor Golf, over 18 casino areas & a Sunday market.
The Esplanade, Lowestoft, NR33 0QG, Tel: 01502 565337
The Hotel Hatfield is conveniently situated on the seafront at Lowestoft with its superb winning beach and safe bathing.
Church Road, Blundeston, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 5AX, Tel: 01502 730885, www.norwich.anglican.org/church/?church_id=1161
Ferry Lane, Southwold, Suffolk, IP18 6NG, Tel: 01502 722103, Email, www.maritimeheritageeast.org.uk/museums/alfred-corry-museum
An original Southwold Lifeboat (1893 - 1918) that has been fully restored and is housed in the Lifeboat shed from Cromer Pier (1923 - 1997).
Welcome to the Henstead Arts and Crafts Centre! Henstead is a set of purpose built new workshop units for artists and craftspeople, with work ranging from watercolour paintings through to needlework and wood turning.
Stoke Ferry, Norfolk, PE33 9SF