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True or False? Mysteries of Orford Ness

Join us for a walk on Orford Ness to discover some of the tales that have been told about this unique section of Suffolk Coast. True or False we will leave you to decide!

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For centuries Orford and Orford Ness have been mysterious places - remote and isolated the very landscape encourages storytelling. From the Wild Man of Orford through to tales of UFOs and strange military experiments, join us on a walk across Orford Ness as we share some of these fascinating tales. Are they true or false - you decide!

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult Member£20.00
Adult Non-Member£27.50

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Suitability

Not suitable for children

Meeting point

Meet at 9.15am at the National Trust Ticket Office on Orford Quay for a brief introduction followed by transfer by ferry to the Ness for a 9:30am start.

What to bring and wear

Orford Ness is an exposed coastal location - please dress for the weather!

Accessibility

Involves ferry crossing - must be able to negotiate steep and sometimes slippery steps. Mostly made up paths, some uneven. The walk itself is around 3 miles long.

Upcoming events

Event

Walk with Us 

Rediscover nature and walk your way to better wellbeing on one of our volunteer-led group walks.

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on
29 Feb 2024
at
10:30 to 12:00
Event

Easter egg hunt at Orford Ness 

This spring, treat the whole family to a world of adventures at Orford Ness on an Easter trail.

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on
29 Mar to 1 Apr 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 3 other dates or times
Event

Young Ranger Day 

Aged 5-12? Want to get up close to the nature that calls Orford Ness home? Then come along to our Young Ranger event and learn how our Rangers care for this amazing place.

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on
3 Apr to 28 Aug 2024
at
10:00 to 14:00
+ 4 other dates or times
Event

Overnight Astrophotography Experience 

Awed by the night sky? Wish you could capture its magnificence? Join Chris Greenfield, Astronomer, overnight on Orford Ness and learn how to take amazing photos of the stars over our unique landscape.

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on
13 Apr 2024
at
17:00 to 23:55