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October 2020

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Lavenham Guides Tours
Where: Lavenham
When: tours are every Wednesday at 2pm, Saturday at 2pm, Sunday at 11am, bank holidays at 2pm.
Tickets: Adults £4. (cash only)

Learn about the medieval cloth trade, see the former cloth Merchants’ houses and hear how the village survived almost 200 years of neglect and poverty. The Blue and Green badge tour guides will take you on an information packed walk around the village of Lavenham.

The Lavenham Tour Guides can show you where Jane and Ann Taylor lived, the authors of ‘Twinkle Twinkle Little Star’, where John Constable went to school and the building used for ‘Godric’s Hollow’ in ‘Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows’ (Part 2).

 

The International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition
Where: Ickworth, National Trust
When: open daily

Showcasing over 40 brand new images from all over the world celebrating the world of plants, this prestigious exhibition can be found nestled into our Albana Wood and is available to view daily.

 

Meet the horses in the Rothschild Yard
Where: National Horse Racing Museum, Newmarket
When: open daily

At the National Horse Racing Museum, one of their biggest attractions is their majestic live racehorses. Visitors can meet and greet the horses, and learn about how to retrain a racehorse in their behind the scenes tours.

 

Ghostly and macabre walks
Where: Bury St Edmunds
When: Daily from 30th October 2020

Join the Bury St Edmunds Tour Guides to see some of the more bizarre and macabre corners of Bury St Edmunds and the Great Churchyard. Want to hear tales of ghostly apparitions, spectres and monks? Want to be chilled to the core in a light-hearted way under the safe protection of your expert Guardian Guide? Suitable for children aged 14+

 

Archery experience
Where: West Stow Anglo Saxon Village
When: 10th October 2020

A one-hour family archery taster session with Arnor Archery. This session is the introductory part of a series delivered by an Archery GB instructor, based at West Stow.

 

Longbow experience
Where: West Stow Anglo Saxon Village
When: 11th October 2020

A one hour Longbow taster session at the Anglo-Saxon Village with Arnor Archery. This session is a much shorter version of the Longbow Course delivered by an Archery instructor, based at West Stow.

 

Sci-fi and action exhibition
Where: Moyse’s Hall Museum, Bury St Edmunds
From: 24th October 2020

The 12th Annual Sci-Fi and Action Exhibition Moyse’s Hall strikes back with an intergalactic exhibition for all ages. Screen used props, artwork, studio replicas and meet an iconic 80s puppet-baddie.

 

Halloweenies
Where: Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
When: from 24th October to 1st November

Kentwell's School for Sorcery - spooky, safe half-term fun for your little monsters! Bring your family to enter a magical halloween world.  Explore the spooky zones around Kentwell's Gardens and Grounds for immersive Halloween fun, challenges and activities aimed at children from 3 to 14 years of age, and their families.

 

Spooky Saxons
Where: West Stow Anglo Saxon Village
When: 24th October to 1st November 2020

Half term horrors at West Stow! Enjoy fun family activities in the Anglo-Saxon Village and Museum. There will be quizzes and stories to keep you entertained... are you brave enough to find the last rune by entering the Witchy Workshop?

More information about the events can be found at www.visit-burystedmunds.co.uk/whats-on