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Children's Activity, Sat 16 - Sun 24 Feb 2019, £3-£16




West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village


Icklingham Road,
West Stow,
Bury St Edmunds,
IP28 6HG


The themed family challenge is back for February half term, bigger than ever.

As well as the Ring Quest trail, there are the huge spiders of Mirkwood and a dragon guarding its treasure to see. Complete the Ring Quest and find the rings and runes to save Middle Earth. See the small exhibition on Ring Quest. Visit the Hobbit Hole and Mirkwood, meet Halbarad the Ranger of the North, try your hand at archery.

- This is partly an outdoor event so please wear sensible clothing
- The event is suitable for adults and children 3+ years.
- Two parts to the Ring Quest trail, each lasts about 45 minutes
- Packs cost £2 + normal admission.
- Normal parking fees apply (£2 for the day).

*Special talk and tour “The Real Middle Earth” available on Saturday 23rd February, available to pre-book through West Stow website or call by calling 01284 758000.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 16 - Sun 24 Feb 2019 10:00 to 17:00


Adults £6, Children ages 5+ £3, other concessions £4, family ticket £16.
*Please note Ring Quest trail packs cost an additional £2

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 2 Feb Ice Age Art & the modern mind
Sat 16 - Sun 24 Feb RingQuest
Sat 23 Feb The Real Middle Earth
Sat 16 Mar The Greatest Knight – William Marshal
Sat 30 Mar Neanderthals & Us



See location of West Stow - The First English Village on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TL 799714  Lat: 52.31132 Long: 0.63793

By Road:
Follow brown leisure signs from the A14 or A11; the Anglo-Saxon Village is 7 miles NW of Bury St Edmunds, off the A1101.


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome