What to do in Lavenham

Suffolk's prettiest wool town makes for the perfect place to visit, with so many wonderful things to do. Find a comprehensive guide to Lavenham and the surrounding areas here, including iconic historical landmarks, beautiful parks, wildlife centres and museums.

Lavenham things to do map

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Mother's Day In Lavenham

Make Mother’s Day really special this year with a little help from Suffolk Cottage Holidays! We can’t think of a finer place to treat your Mum than Lavenham, less than a two hour drive from the hustle and bustl...


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Gainsborough's Garden

Come and wander the garden at Gainsborough's House, Sudbury, the museum and gallery at the birthplace of Thomas Gainsborough, one of Britain's finest artists.An ancient mulberry tree still stands as the garden’s centrepiece, having been planted in the early 1600s - the reign of...


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Top 10 Things To Do In Lavenham

Lavenham, nestled in the heart of the stunning Suffolk countryside, is one of England's finest medieval wool villages. Medieval charm can be found around every corner with its winding streets, thatched cottages and timber framed buildings. Lavenham truly is the perfect place to visit i...

The Little Hall, Lavenham

Built in the 1390s as the home and work place of the Causton family, The L...

The Guildhall Of Corpus Christi, Lavenham

No stay in Lavenham Suffolk will be complete without a visit to the

Melford Hall, Long Melford

Visited by Queen Elizabeth I in 1578, Melford Hall has been the family home of the Hyde Parkers since the 1780s.Beatrix Potter was a cous...

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Weaver's House Spa

Weaver's House Spa at The Swan at Lave...

Newton Green Golf Club

This 18-hole course is set in the gorgeous surroundings of Newton Green. Visitors are very much welcome to the club, why not book a bru...

Strikes, Sudbury

Ten pin bowling is a game that everyone can play and everyone wants to play.Strikes cater for first-timers and old-timers, mums and...

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Lavenham Church Walk

This walk starts from the famous medieval village of Lavenham, taking you through open countryside There are sweeping views across th...


Sicklesmere Circular

Work your way from the Rushbrooke Arms i...


The Gainsborough Trail - Meadow Walk

The 3.5 mile (5 km) Meadow Walk features Sudbury's ancient water meadows, which, having never been ploughed to grow arable crops or treated...


The Copse And Tye Route, Kersey

Kersey is one of the most picturesque villages in East Anglia, wih medieval and Elizabethan houses hugging the slopes of a tiny valley, either s...


The Kersey Upland Route

Kersey is one of the most picturesque villages in East Anglia, wih medieval and Elizabethan houses hugging the slopes of a tiny valley, either s...


The Talbot Trail

A fun walk around Sudbury, stopping at several sculptures that depict Sudbury's heritage. This is a good one for the family to do! ...


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The Quay Theatre, Sudbury

An adorable theatre and cinema in Sudbury, offering music, drama and film at a good price. To find up to date information about what...

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Twinstead And Little Henny

Get on your bike to cycle this short route along old farm tracks and country lanes between Twinstead and Little Henny!   


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Curiosity Corner, Lavenham

There is an abundance of wonderful out of the ordinary toys to be found in Lavenham and its surrounding villages from handmade bears to wo...

Treasure Trails For Suffolk

Trail Writer Dave Senior has created 12 Treasure Trails for Suffolk; each offering an imaginative and fun way to explore – and learn about – the...

Kentwell Hall, Long Melford

The house dates back to 1385 but was much re-built in the 1500s.  Whilst much of the original furniture was sold over the centuries, curren...

More for the kids in Lavenham
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