Family attractions in East Anglia
Aylsham Station, Norwich Road, Aylsham, Norfolk, NR11 6BW, Tel: 01263 733858, Email
Norfolk’s longest narrow gauge steam railway runs between the old market town of Aylsham and the bustling Broads town of Wroxham and is within easy reach of Norwich and the coast.
Leisure Way, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 4TZ, Tel: 01502 586000, Email
Set within 50 acres of enclosed coastal parkland Pleasurewood Hills Theme Park has been refurbished making it an even more vibrant place for a day out for all the family.
10 Norwich Road, Wroxham, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8RX, Tel: 0845 4969177, Email
TheCanoeMan is the largest canoe hire operator in Norfolk/North Suffolk. Enjoy a tranquil day's paddling with us from Buxton Lamas on the River Bure to Wroxham.
Kessingland, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 7TF, Tel: 01502 740291, Email
Suddenly, Africa is right on your doorstep! Enjoy a walking family safari through 100 acres of parkland with lions, rhinos, giraffes & many more!
Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR, Tel: 01223 835 000, Email
IWM Duxford tells the story of the impact of aviation on the nature of war, on people’s lives and the history of our region.
Tunstead Road, Hoveton, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8QU, Tel: 01603 783762, Email
Traditional and contemporary crafts studios. Brewery, gifts, clothes, country food and fudge. Roses Centre. Meet the farmyard animals on Junior Farm, supervised activities every day. Children’s Funfair and Mini Adventure Golf Course.
The Rhond, Hoveton (Wroxham), Norfolk, NR12 8UE, Tel: 01603 782309, Email
All weather heated day boats available all year from 2-11 people including children. Available from 8am to dusk.
Mill Lane, Baylham, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP6 8LG, Tel: 01473 830264, Email
Working livestock farm. Friendly animals. Wheelchair access. Waterside walks. Picnic areas. Disabled toilet. Baby changing. Shop and café. Homemade food.
Broads Haven, Bridge Road, Potter Heigham, Norfolk, NR29 5JF, Tel: 01692 670711, Email
Explore the newest member of the National Park family on board a Herbert Woods Day Boat or Canoe. Perfect for a spot of fishing or a secluded picnic, there is no better way to explore the Broads. Cruiser and Cottage holidays also available.
c/o Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Snape Bridge, Saxmundham, IP17 1SP, Tel: 01728 687100, Email
Founded by Benjamin Britten, Aldeburgh is home to a year round performance programme at world famous Snape Maltings Concert Hall, and much more.
High Lodge Forest Centre, Off B1107 between Brandon and Thetford, Brandon, Suffolk, IP27 0AF, Tel: 0845 643 9215, Email
Go Ape is an award-winning forest adventure set in amongst the ancient woodland of Thetford Forest. You can enjoy their classic Tree Top Adventure or get off-road on their forest segways and there's even an adventure for Juniors under 10.
The Bridge, Wroxham, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8RX, Tel: 01603 782207, Email
Discover the Norfolk Broads by joining Broad Tours for a river trip on bard a double decker passenger boat; all trips include an entertaining live commentary.
Houghton, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6UE, Tel: 01485 528569, Email
Houghton Hall is one of the grandest Palladian Houses in England with magnificently furnished state rooms. Award winning 5 acre walled garden, Model Soldier Collection, Contemporary sculptures, restaurant & Gift shop.
St Michael's Church, Framlingham, Woodbridge, SUFFOLK, IP13 9BJ, Tel: 01502 578154, Email
St Michael's Framlingham is one of six magnificent hub churches in the Angels & Pinnacles project of 24 Suffolk churches.
Hoveton Hall Estate, Nr Wroxham, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8RJ, Tel: 01603 782558, Email
Enjoy a family day out at Hoveton Hall Gardens. There is something for everyone to enjoy including the children’s activity trails, the recently restored rare 19th Century glasshouse and guided tours of the gardens.
Kenninghall Road, Banham, Norfolk, NR16 2HE, Tel: 01953 887771, Email
Wildlife spectacular which will take you on a journey to experience tigers, leopards and zebra plus some of the world's most exotic, rare and endangered animals.
Horning Road, Hoveton, Norfolk, NR12 8JW, Tel: 01692 633033, Email
An award winning forest of wild family fun and adventure. Treehouse, zip wires, jungle bridges, Crocklebogs, boat trips, storytelling, marsh walks and really yummy food!
Weston Park, Lenwade, Norwich, Norfolk, NR9 5JW, Tel: 01603 876312, Email
Voted Norfolk's best large visitor attraction 2013. A monster day out set in 100 acres of woodland. Dinosaur Trail, Secret Animal Garden, adventure play areas and lots more. Sat Nav: NR9 5JE.