Things to see and do

A family enjoying a picnic

Family Fun 

Come to see us at Flatford with the family. Apart from our family events there is always something here to keep the children amused.

West Bergholt Concert Band

Upcoming Events 

Join us at Flatford for a variety of open-air theatre, music and events.

The River Stour at Flatford

Constable Country Ramble 

Ramble: 21 July £7. Booking is essential. A 7 mile walk along the Stour Valley through Dedham Stratford St Mary to Langham. On the way discover more about the history of the area. 

Moody River Blues by Nat Young

The Hinterlands of John Constable  

Nat Young captures the essence of the landscapes around Flatford with his beautiful paintings on show in the Boat House Gallery until 24 June.

The River Runs Through Us

The River Runs Through Us 

Come and celebrate our River Stour Festival event on 30 June. We open our exhibition featuring a dozen artists with their response to the river. Also featuring is an installation called a River of Words -quotes from a year long project by artists Ruth Philo and Stuart Bowditch. We will be showing their film and their publication 'Stour' will be available too.

East Country Landscape

Tales from Valley and Shore: The East Country 

Sat 30 Jun 2018 17:30-18:30 At The Constable Memorial Hall, East Bergholt. Jules Pretty discusses his evocative new book, The East Country, and suggests we should all go outside and explore the countryside on our own doorsteps.



In the Tea-room ...



Getting ready for summer

Flatford Shop 

Don’t forget to come and browse our lovely riverside shop, and choose a souvenir or gift to take home, for yourself or for family and friends.





Our work

Maintaining the view at Flatford

Volunteer at Flatford 

Whether you want to put years of skills and experience towards our cause or just want to try something brand new, we'll have a role to suit you.