Cambridgeshire

Places to visit

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What's on...

With spring now upon us, we have lots of events planned. Cadbury is once again supporting us to host this year’s Easter Egg Trails. What will take your fancy? There's so much to celebrate this season and lots of ways to join in.

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A sea of pink as Tulipa 'little beauty' flower at Anglesey Abbey in March © R Todd

A sea of pink as Tulipa 'little beauty' flower at Anglesey Abbey in March

 Spring bulbs are creating a sea of colour at Anglesey Abbey and Wimpole.

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You can now camp in the beautiful surroundings of Houghton Mill © R Todd

You can now camp in the beautiful surroundings of Houghton Mill

Why not book a pitch at our new campsite on the banks of the River Ouse?

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Lambs are a sure sign that spring has arrived © National Trust

Lambs are a sure sign that spring has arrived

The chance to visit Wimpole this April, as lambing time gets underway.

Our favourite outdoor activities

Cycling along Lode's Way

Enjoy a family day out exploring on two wheels © Right Image Photography

Explore the Cambridgeshire Fens on the 9 mile Lodes Way. Cycle along the beautiful reed-lined Lodes between Wicken Fen and historic Anglesey Abbey.

Geocaching at Wicken Fen

Geocaching © Garmin

Can you find the 5 geocaches we've hidden on the reserve? Hugely popular with visitors, download their co-ordinates or borrow a GPS receiver from the Visitor Centre.

Wimpole Parkrun

Get your running shoes on and join in Killerton parkrun  © H Trebble

Enjoy running? Then you'll love parkrun. A free, timed 5km run which takes place every Saturday in the amazing surroundings of Wimpole Estate.

Places to stay

Want to stay a little longer? Wainman House in Wisbech was recently restored and is an elegant Georgian townhouse that sleeps 11 and makes the perfect base for large groups. 

Domestic Wing opens

A major new experience has now opened at Anglesey Abbey. Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, visitors can now explore the Domestic Wing and life 'below stairs' in the 1960s. 

Volunteer

 © J Jephcott

Join our Cambridge voluteer group and help us with tasks such as clearing scrub, laying hedges and footpath maintenance. Alternatively, bring the family to one of our family muck in days.

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