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Ness Point in Lowestoft Suffolk


We have created a list of 50 ideas for things to see and do in Suffolk.  Make your way through the seasons and tick them off
Helmingham Hall Gardens (c) Visit EnglandHelmingham Hall Gardens near Stowmarket made it onto the top 50 list
Photo (c) Visit England
See a Suffolk Punch horse (and where better to do this than at the Suffolk Punch Trust in Hollesley?)
Take a look around the Suffolk Regiment Museum in Bury St Edmunds
Go to the Suffolk Show
Go wildlife-watching at RSPB Minsmere
Swim at the Beccles Lido
See the sunrise at Britain’s most easterly point, in Lowestoft
Explore Framlingham Castle
Laze in the sunshine in the Abbey Gardens in Bury St Edmunds
Look out from the viewpoint at Felixstowe
Discover the mysteries of Orford Ness
Visit Thorpeness, with its fairytale houses and meare
Walk the Scores trail, a self-guided heritage walk in Lowestoft
Enjoy the weird and wonderful at Southwold Pier
Eat the best fish and chips in the world at Aldeburgh
Take part in the Suffolk Walking Festival
Watch powerboat racing at Oulton Broad
Listen to music at St Edmundsbury Cathedral in Bury St Edmunds
Have a pint in The Nutshell pub in Bury St Edmunds
Go crabbing in Walberswick
Experience the life of a miller at the Tide Mill in Woodbridge
Sunrise over Southwold Pier in Suffolk (c) Martin PettittSouthwold Pier is in our top 50 places to visit in Suffolk

Enjoy a pint of local beer, from Adnams or a microbrewery like the Old Cannon
Visit Covehithe beach
Walking along the Sudbury Water Meadows, which are a startlingly rich source of wildlife
Watch the gallops at Newmarket
Discover maritime history in the sailor’s reading room in Southwold
Visit the ancient village of Hoxne
Watch a film at the Electric Picture Palace in Southwold
Visit Flixton Air Museum
Ride the Mid Suffolk Light Railway
Visit Lavenham
Explore the Suffolk Broads
Take a trip to The East Anglia Transport Museum near Lowestoft
Walk from Snape Maltings to Iken
Watch a Rock N’ Roll Panto at the New Wolsey Theatre
Listen to folk music at FolkEast
Visit Helmingham Hall gardens and tearooms
Relax at the Butt and Oyster pub at Pin Mill
Get a Backstage Past – Access all Eras pass at the Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds
Visit Shingle Street
See Flatford Mill, and while you’re there check out Flatford Bridge Cottage
Do the UFO Walk at Rendlesham Forest
Walk or cycle around Alton Water
Spend the day at Sutton Hoo
Take in the sounds of Ipswich Music Day


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