Blythburgh Places to Go Links
RSPB Minsmere Nature Reserve [website] The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds works for wildlife as well as birds. This page details reserve opening times, admission charges and contact information. Shop and tea room open to the public. Free car park. Located on the coast south of Dunwich,near Westleton. Grid Ref: TM474672. East Suffolk Line Walks [website] A collection of walks varying in length which link rail stations along the East Suffolk Line (Ipswich to Lowestoft). Halesworth (Holton) Airfield Museum [website] Located off the A144 Halesworth to Bungay road. The Museum is packed with information of this WWII airfield. Glenn Miller played here! Seasonal opening courtesy of enthusiastic volunteers. More information on this website - designed, hosted and sponsored by Blythweb in support of the Museum. Halesworth Gallery [website] The Halesworth Art Gallery Association (founded 1966) occupies part of the lovely almshouses building in Steeple End by St.Mary's Church. Exhibitions. Art for Sale. Go by Boat to Blythburgh or Out to Sea! [website] Coastal Voyager is based at Southwold Harbour and offers trips by boat which include going out to sea or on the River Blyth from Southwold to Blythburgh. Or you can just book a one-way trip if you'd prefer to walk one half. Great for bird watching. Trip schedule and more on website. Operates all year round. Private bookings taken. Walpole Chapel [website] On B1117 at Walpole near Halesworth. With the appearance of a Suffolk farmhouse (albeit one with gravestones outside!) Walpole Chapel is Listed Grade II* and has great character. Historic interior with wonderful serene atmosphere. Now in the care of the Historic Chapels Trust. See website for opening times and details of events held here. New Cut Arts, Halesworth [website] The Cut has been created from an old maltings building, close to the centre of Halesworth, and is now the home of New Cut Arts. A wide variety of theatre, concerts, performance arts and more takes place all year round. Handy for train and bus services. Tickets can be booked online. Halesworth Golf Course [website] A wide range of top class golf facilities, including pay-and-play, shop etc. Halesworth Golf Club welcomes golfers of all abilities to their lovely 190-acre site. Wenhaston Commons [website] The Wenhaston Commons are remnants of the Suffolk Sandlings and are pretty places to walk. This is their Suffolk Wildlife Trust webpage. Dogs on leads please. See www.wenhaston.net for village map and info. Coastal village of Walberswick [website] Informative village-run website for the coastal village of Walberswick, reached by the B1387 from the A12 near Blythburgh or by ferry or foot-bridge from Southwold. Well worth a visit. Dingle Marshes [website] 650 acre site jointly owned by Suffolk Wildlife Trust and RSPB. On the coast between Walberswick and Dunwich. Grid ref TM480720. Diss Corn Hall [website] Diss Corn Hall, in the centre of Diss, Norfolk, presents cinema, arts, dance, theatre and much more. See the full programme online with event details and booking info. Hen Reedbed Nature Reserve [website] Grid ref TM470770. Suffolk Wildlife Trust Reserve. Information board and car park just off A1095 (the road linking Southwold to A12 by Blythburgh). You may see the wild ponies! Coastal town of Southwold [website] Unspoilt Southwold is well worth a visit at any time of year. Stroll along the beach or maybe from the Harbour experience a sea blast trip on Coastal Voyager and view Suffolk from the sea before taking the ferry across the Blyth to visit Walberswick. Walberswick [website] Walberswick is an interesting coastal village within walking distance of Southwold, (or by road via Blythburgh/A12). Two pubs, beach, acres of Common and footpaths.Informative website, includes panoramic view from the top of St.Andrew's Church tower. Dunwich Museum [website] Dunwich Museum is the perfect history experience for all the family. It tells the amazing story of a city lost to the sea. The museum also provides a research database for scholars and students. Halesworth (nearest town) [website] Informative website for Halesworth, the nearest town. A market town, featuring mainly independent traders. Pedestrianised Thoroughfare. New Cut Arts Centre. Train station. See the view from the top of St.Mary's Church tower and read about the Town Trail. Adnams Brewery and Distillery Tours [website] Come and join an Adnams Brewery or Distillery tour. For over 18s only. Gift vouchers available.
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