Things to see & do

This section of the page features an image gallery, so if you're using a screen reader you may wish to jump to the main content.

Constable: The Making of a Master

The Hay Wain by John Constable 1821. National Gallery London

The Hay Wain by John Constable 1821. National Gallery London

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

... now open

Willy Lotts House in  autumn

"I am lucky enough to work for the National Trust in ‘those scenes’ at Flatford and knowing the landscape well makes looking at this exhibition particularly fascinating"

Sarah Milne, Visitor Services Supervisor, Flatford Bridge Cottage 


Gift membership

Looking for a special gift for a loved one this Christmas?

Help support our special places by purchasing gift membership of the National Trust at one of our properties.

If you love Flatford it is a great way to donate to our conservation work.

Christmas Caper

These boots are made for walking

27 December 2014 10:30am £6.50

Enjoy a 2.5 hour (4 mile) guided ramble through the beautiful winter landscape of the Dedham Vale.

You can book your ticket here







Take a wander

Boat Building by John Constable 1814 (Flatford use only)

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.

Read about Flatford's history