In and around Cambridgeshire

Wicken Fen - Sunset over Sedge Fen

Discover grand houses, a distinctive fenland landscape, lush farmland and a myriad of waterways.

Places to visit

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Autumnal scene of the Temple on Temple Lawn

Places to visit in Cambridgeshire 

Not far from the centre of Cambridge, witness autumn in all its glory at Anglesey Abbey or escape to Wicken Fen in search of wildlife. Enjoy exploring Wimpole Hall and the wider Estate, including Home Farm. What stories will you uncover on your next visit?

Autumn colour

This season's highlights

Children at a Halloween event

October half-term and Hallowe'en in Cambridgeshire 

We've got pumpkin patches, scary spiders, creaking staircases and secret doorways, just some of the ingredients for a spooky Hallowe'en adventure this October half-term. That's if you're brave enough to visit!

Celebrating 'Capability' Brown


Who was Lancelot 'Capability' Brown?

Who was the man better known as 'Capability Brown'? And why was he so important? Find out everything you ever needed to know about the 'greatest landscape gardener of all time'.

Some of our favourite walks
Two people watching and taking a photo of the sunset at Wicken Fen

Walking in Cambridgeshire 

Walk up to the Gothic Folly at Wimpole for some great views across the lake and back towards the Hall. Whilst a walk between Wicken Fen and Anglesey Abbey, will enable you to discover the beauty of the Cambridgeshire fens and enjoy nature's spectacles with the changing of the seasons.

Find out what we're up to


Build it and they will come

With vast skies above flowering meadows, sedge and reedbeds, Wicken Fen is a window onto a lost landscape and home to thousands of species. Thanks to your support, together our ambitious landscape-scale conservation project is opening up new areas for both you and wildlife to enjoy.

Places to stay
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