Get out and about this spring

You can try something new at the same time as burning off some of those calories by taking a guided walk through the scenes that Constable knew and loved.

Trees by the river in Dedham Vale

Join one of our experienced guides for a 3 hour (4 mile) ramble, visiting the views that inspired the artist John Constable. The tour will also visit East Bergholt and Dedham, where Constable was born and where he lived for the first part of his...

Upcoming events

Ranger Walk

Sun 28 Jan 2018
10:30-12:30
Join one of our rangers for a walk around the Flatford countryside. You'll discover how they balance the needs of wildlife conservation with managing a landscape which inspired the artist John Constable. Each walk will reflect the changing...

Flatford Ramble - A Winter Wander

Sat 17 Feb 2018
10:30-13:30
Enjoy a 2.5 hour (4 mile) guided ramble through the beautiful landscape of the Dedham Vale, following ancient footpaths and lanes through the winter landscape. The walk will be led by one of Flatford's team of experienced volunteer guides, who...

Constable's Skies, before and after The Hay Wain

Tue 06 Mar 2018
14:00-15:30
Dr John Thornes, a professional academic meteorologist, discusses why the sky plays such an important part in Constable's most famous representation of British landscape, The Hay Wain.

Flatford Ramble - Dedham and Langham

Sat 17 Mar 2018
10:30-13:30
Let one of our experienced guides lead you on a 3.5 hour (7 mile) walk along the Stour Valley, following the river upstream through the villages of Dedham and Stratford St Mary to the beautiful church at Langham before returning to Flatford. On...

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
11:00-16:00
Follow the trail through the Flatford countryside, hunt for nature clues and enjoy a yummy Cadbury chocolate bunny as your prize!

Easter Nature Trail

Tue 03 Apr 2018
11:00-16:00
Follow the trail through the Flatford countryside, hunt for nature clues and enjoy a yummy chocolate prize!