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Flatford Mill, East Bergholt

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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Explore the hamlet that was the inspiration for some of John Constable’s most famous paintings at Flatford Mill. Feel as though you’ve been transported into one of Constable’s works as you wander through the grounds, stroll beside the River Stour, and admire some of the charming historic buildings. Make use of one of the numerous footpaths that lead you through the surrounding countryside, which has been classified as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. To learn more about Constable, take a guided tour of the hamlet and view the exhibit about him in Bridge Cottage. Enjoy a cup of tea and a scone in the riverside tearoom. Pick up a souvenir from the gift shop and visit the onsite second-hand bookshop. Work out when and for how long to visit Flatford Mill and other East Bergholt attractions using our handy East Bergholt trip generator.
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  • Great for different people - walkers, families, tourists, dog walkers, strollers, friends, coffee shop visitors. A lovely day out, especially when the sun is shining and you can walk there from Mannin...  read more »
  • This is a really lovely area to visit and we were surprised by how much there was to see. Car Park is £4 but admission to the area is free. Lovely guided informative walkways relating to the history o...  read more »
  • Friend and I thorily enjoyed our stroll around this picturesque area. It is pretty, quaint and charming, yet impressive which is obviously why John Constable painted these idyllic views on his famous ...  read more »
  • Flatford Mill is a wonderful visit. There is a great walk to Dedham (parking at Dedham and walking to Flatford is cheaper) and it is in the heart of Constable country, with an exhibition in his honour
  • Beautiful place to visit. Stunning English countryside as you'd expect.
  • Site where artist John Constable lived and painted some of his most famous works. Beautiful English countryside scene.
  • Very interesting and fascinating if you know the History of Constable. To see where he painted his most famous pictures is very interesting. Worth a visit.
  • is this where artest painting john constable painted have oil painting of this
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