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Suffolk

Flatford

Discover the views that John Constable painted in the hamlet of Flatford, set within the Dedham Vale countryside

Flatford, East Bergholt, Suffolk, CO7 6UL

Bridge cottage at Flatford in Winter, Suffolk

Important notice

We are really sorry but the lights have failed in the baby change and accessible toilets. Please note that the riverside paths between Flatford and Dedham are flooded and impassable.

Planning your visit

A parent and two children wearing winter coats walk through autumn trees in golden late afternoon sun

Events at Flatford 

See what events are coming up at Flatford, including Nature Days and seasonal trails.

Visitors listen to a staff member on a guided nature walk on Brownsea Island, Dorset
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Group visits to Flatford 

Find out how to book at group visit to Flatford to discover the scenes that made John Constable famous on a guided tour, followed by a relaxing bite in the riverside tea-room.

Visitors and two Jack Russels at Flatford, Suffolk.
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Visiting Flatford with your dog 

Dogs are welcome at Flatford. Please read this guidance to find out where you can take your dog and what safety advice you'll need to follow.

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