Local Attractions

Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill – A National Trust Jacobean-style house with gardens and a working watermill.

Ely CathedralFounded as a monastery in 673 by St. Etheldreda, a Saxon Princess from East Anglia, Ely Cathedral, with its unique 14th century octagonal lantern tower, is counted among the marvels of the medieval world.

Fitzwilliam Museum – The Fitzwilliam houses a world-renowned collection of over half a million works of art, masterpiece paintings and historical artefacts. It is free entry. 

Imperial War Museum Duxford – The aerodrome was built during the First World War and today is established as the European centre of aviation history featuring collections of exhibits and air shows. 

Newmarket Racecourse – The Jockey Club holds sporting occasions including the Randox Health Grand National, The Cheltenham Festival and Investec Derby.

Peterborough CathedralPeterborough Cathedral is one of the finest Norman cathedrals in England. It serves the community with outreach and education programmes, and performances and civic events.

Ride Leisure Events – Experience the thrill of being a hovercraft pilot, the exhilaration of riding a Jet Ski, the adrenaline of zooming a Zego, the rush of wakeboarding/waterskiing or combine them all for a physically charged experience day

The Shuttleworth CollectionOld Warden and the Shuttleworth Collection is a private, unlicensed aerodrome, situated in a rural area. The collection opened to the public in 1963, with further aircraft and vehicles added over the years. Events that encompass flying displays and vehicle parades draw crowds from all over the world.

The Lodge Nature Reserve and Gardens – Offering an exceptionally rich combination of wildlife and heritage experiences. The woodland, heath and acid grassland here cover an area of some 220 hectares, and now form the largest stretch of heathland in Bedfordshire.

Wimpole Hall – A National Trust working estate with a mansion, parkland, gardens and Home Farm. 

Woburn Abbey and Safari Park A historic house home to family of the Duke and Duchess of Bedford for over 500 years. The safari park houses over 1000 animals in a road and food safari.