Brandon is within easy reach of many of Suffolk’s more popular attractions. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fascinating Go Ape Thetford and the much-loved Oxburgh Hall. Also, well worth the effort are the St. Martin Cathedral and Wayland Wood.
Brandon has a number of museums, exhibits and show venues nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Learn, admire and become intrigued in the various museums such as Ely Museum in Ely. To experience Suffolk’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the acclaimed live performance venues such as Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds. If you love everything to do with art, check out the collections at Babylon Gallery in Ely and the Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery in Bury St Edmunds.
Get your body moving in nature at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Go for a long walk in Lady's Wood in King's Lynn.
Sights such as Athenaeum in Bury St Edmunds, Ely Cathedral in Ely and the Bury St Edmunds Abbey are popular places for visitors to Brandon. Travellers with a passion for faith and religion will love the St. Martin's Church in King's Lynn and the Church of St Peter and St Paul in Swaffham.
Work on your backswing at the Richmond Park Golf Club in Thetford and the Swaffham Golf Club in Swaffham, amongst the best greens around.
Get familiar with the local fashion and spoil yourself with a new wardrobe in some of the nearby malls and markets such as Market Square in Swaffham.
Experience Brandon’s sporting spirit at Abbey Stadium, Cambridge. This is home to Cambridge United F.C. soccer team in winter and the Cambridge Regional College F.C.. Enjoy a few post-match beers with friendly locals after the full-time siren blows in a nearby pub.
At the end of a long day seeing the sights around Brandon, rest up in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. For a good night’s sleep check out the Rutland Arms, Newmarket, the Suffolk Hotel, Bury St Edmunds, and the Best Western Heath Court Hotel, Newmarket.