Things to see & do
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Constable: The Making of a Master
You can enjoy the 'Hay Wain' view here and now you can look forward to visiting the Victoria and Albert Museum's major autumn exhibition Constable: The Making of a Master which will re-examine the work of John Constable (1776-1837). 20 September 2014 - 11 January 2015. Find out more www.vam.ac.uk/constable
Boat House Gallery
Picture Books-an exhibition of work by Alison Stockmarr- runs from 5 July until 31 August 2014.
Alison Stockmarr recycles and adapts lost and overlooked objects. These are distilled into scenarios that allude to the past, with a playful nod to the present.
Alison lives and works in Wivenhoe
Heritage Open Day
Sat 13 September, 11am–4.30pm
Visit Valley Farm and see one of the finest medieval open halls in Suffolk. Also open Thorington Hall 11-4pm and Sherman's House 2-4 p.m. Free entry.
Take a wander
Soak up the history and enjoy the area that Constable loved to paint. Make sure to visit our tea-room just next to where Constable painted Boat-Building near Flatford Mill.