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Day Trips in Suffolk. Suffolk has some fantastic places to visit for a day trip out. To find the nearest Day Trip destination to your location in Suffolk simply choose that location on our What To Do in Suffolk guide and the category ‘Day Trips’, and the list of the best Day Trips will appear, the closest one to you first.

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Suffolk Open Studios

Glasswork by Gay Hutchings, Suffolk Open Studios

Across Suffolk during weekends in June, artists will be opening their studios as part of the Suffolk Open Studios initiative. Members of the public are able to visit the studios, talk to the artists about their process and perhaps even watch a demonstration of their craft. Around 130 studios will be open and a wide…

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Group Tours of the Jim Lawrence Forge

In the workshop at Jim Lawrence, Hadleigh, Suffolk

This is a guest post from the folks over at Jim Lawrence, a stylish homewares company in Hadleigh, Suffolk: Jim Lawrence is a family-run business based in Hadleigh, producing handcrafted classic period and contemporary home furnishings. Many of our earliest customers will remember the farm forge in Stoke-by-Nayland when Jim started making candlesticks for friends…

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RSPB Minsmere on Suffolk’s Coast

RSPB Minsmere on Suffolk’s Coast

A couple of weeks ago, we took trip to RSPB Minsmere on the Suffolk coast for a spot of bird watching and a relaxing stroll around the 2,500 acre nature reserve. We packed our binoculars, along with a camera, walking boots, rain jackets (just in case), sunscreen (just in case) and our much-needed bird identification…

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Hunting for Treasures in Clare

Antiques Warehouse, Clare, Suffolk

If you are fond of hunting for antiques, then do pay a visit to Clare, a picturesque wool town in the Stour Valley. The Clare Antiques and Interiors warehouse is a converted mill, which sits on the edge of the town’s country park and is an Aladdin’s cave of antiques and collectables spread over four…

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Creative Adventures in Suffolk

Suffolk Walking Festival ©Monika Koch

If you are planning a visit to Suffolk this spring or summer, what about joining a photography workshop or nature-themed walk while you are here? The evocatively named Wild Adventures Under Suffolk’s Skies is a company specialising in themed walks, predominantly along the Suffolk coast. Their programme for the year includes sleepovers on the RSPB’s…

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