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Dunwich Heath and Beach

A precious landscape on the Suffolk coast

Coastguard Cottages, Minsmere Road, Dunwich, Suffolk, IP17 3DJ

A couple out walking on Dunwich Heath and Beach, Suffolk, with grass in focus in the foreground and heather appearing blurred in the background

Important notice

Car park open 9am - 6pm. From March 1st please keep dogs on lead unless on the Woof walk or on the beach.

Planning your visit

A family on the Smugglers trail at Dunwich Heath and Beach, Suffolk

Family activities at Dunwich Heath and Beach 

Come along to Dunwich Heath and Beach and get out and about in the great outdoors.

Man looking through binoculars amidst tall grass

Check out our events at Dunwich Heath and Beach 

See what events may be happening during your visit or are upcoming at Dunwich Heath and Beach

A couple sitting on a bench with their dog at Dunwich Heath and Beach, Suffolk

Bringing your dog to Dunwich Heath 

Dunwich Heath is a three pawprint rated place. The nature reserve is a wonderful place to explore with your dog. Here’s all you need to know about visiting with your four-legged friend.

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