28 Best and Fun Things To Do In Southwold, Suffolk

The 28 Most Popular Things To Do In Southwold, Suffolk

28. Walberswick River Trips

4.7 ★★★★★ (3 reviews)

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Location: The Walberswick Ferry Hut Ferry Road Walberswick Southwold

Web Address:   https://walberswickrivertrips.com/

27. Suffolk Coast National Nature Reserve

5.0 ★★★★★ (5 reviews)


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Location: Southwold

26. Benacre Broad

5.0 ★★★★★ (7 reviews)

25. Dunwich Forest

4.9 ★★★★★ (7 reviews)

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Location: Westleton Saxmundham

Tel:  300-067-4965

Web Address:   https://forestryengland.uk/dunwich-forest

24. Buckenham Galleries

4.8 ★★★★★ (9 reviews)


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Location: Buckenham House 81 High Street Southwold

Tel:  1502-725418

Web Address:   https://buckenhamgalleries.co.uk/

23. Dunwich Forest

4.8 ★★★★★ (30 reviews)

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22. St Andrew’s Church Walberswick

4.8 ★★★★★ (40 reviews)

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Location: Church Ln Walberswick Southwold

Tel:  1502-725424

Web Address:   http://solebayteamministry.co.uk/our-parish-churches/st-andrews-walberswick

21. Alfred Corry Lifeboat Museum

4.7 ★★★★★ (51 reviews)

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Location: Alfred Corry Museum Ferry Rd. Southwold

Tel:  1502-723200

Web Address:   http://alfredcorry.co.uk/

20. Hen Reedbeds

4.5 ★★★★★ (61 reviews)

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Location: Southwold

Tel:  1502-478778

Web Address:   http://suffolkwildlifetrust.org/reserves/hen-reedbed

19. St Edmund King & Martyr Church

4.5 ★★★★★ (62 reviews)

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Location: 5 Bartholomew Grn Southwold

Tel:  1502-725424

18. Holy Trinity Church, Blythburgh

4.7 ★★★★★ (67 reviews)

Location: Church Ln Blythburgh Halesworth

Tel:  1502-725424

Web Address:   http://holytrinityblythburgh.org.uk/

17. Adnams Brewery

4.8 ★★★★★ (72 reviews)

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Location: Sole Bay Brewery E Green Southwold

Tel:  1502-727200

Web Address:   https://adnams.co.uk/locations/southwold

16. Covehithe Beach

4.8 ★★★★★ (162 reviews)

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15. St Andrew’s Church

4.6 ★★★★★ (199 reviews)

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Location: Mill Ln Covehithe

Web Address:   https://visitchurches.org.uk/visit/church-listing/St-Andrew-Covehithe.html

14. Dunwich Beach

4.7 ★★★★★ (285 reviews)

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Web Address:   https://nationaltrust.org.uk/dunwich-heath-and-beach

13. Benacre National Nature Reserve

4.7 ★★★★★ (333 reviews)

Location: United Kingdom

12. Southwold Maize Maze

4.6 ★★★★★ (553 reviews)

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Location: Old Hall Farm Halesworth Road Reydon Southwold

Tel:  7801-065845

Web Address:   http://southwoldmaizemaze.co.uk/

11. National Trust – Dunwich Heath and Beach

4.7 ★★★★★ (932 reviews)

Location: Coastguard Cottages Minsmere Road Dunwich Saxmundham

Tel:  1728-648501

Web Address:   http://nationaltrust.org.uk/dunwich-heath-and-beach/

10. RSPB Minsmere

4.8 ★★★★★ (1,526 reviews)

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Location: Sheepwash Ln Westleton Saxmundham

Tel:  1728-648281

Web Address:   http://rspb.org.uk/minsmere

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9. beachhutsouthwold.co.uk

5.0 ★★★★★ (4 reviews)


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Web Address:   http://beachhutsouthwold.co.uk/

8. Southwold Railway Trust

4.3 ★★★★☆ (26 reviews)

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Location: Steamworks Blyth Road Southwold

Tel:  1502-725422

Web Address:   https://southwoldrailway.co.uk/

7. Southwold Sailors’ Reading Room

4.6 ★★★★★ (39 reviews)

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Location: The Lord Nelson 42 East Street Southwold

Web Address:   https://southwoldsailorsreadingroom.co.uk/

6. Under The Pier Show Southwold Pier

4.8 ★★★★★ (47 reviews)

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Location: N Parade Southwold

Web Address:   http://underthepier.com/

5. Southwold Museum

4.5 ★★★★★ (66 reviews)

Location: 9 11 Victoria Street Southwold

Tel:  7708-781317

Web Address:   http://southwoldmuseum.org/

4. The Denes Beach

4.7 ★★★★★ (151 reviews)

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3. Southwold Lighthouse

4.5 ★★★★★ (471 reviews)

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Location: Stradbroke Road Southwold

2. Walberswick Beach

4.6 ★★★★★ (994 reviews)

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Web Address:   https://explorewalberswick.co.uk/

1. Southwold Pier

4.4 ★★★★☆ (8,187 reviews)

Location: N Parade Southwold

Web Address:   http://southwoldpier.co.uk/

Final Words:

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