If you ever find yourself looking for things to do in Horningsea or around Cambridge then you should definitely pay us a visit here at The Crown & Punchbowl pub and restaurant, but we aren’t the only reason to head to this lovely village. Here are just a small selection of lovely things to do around Horningsea and Waterbeach
MILTON COUNTRY PARK
The Milton Country Park boasts 95 acres of eclectic terrain to explore based around the reclaimed gravel pits, but it also offers an adventure playground, wildlife observation platforms and many other simple ways to enjoy a pleasing family day out in the country! The Crown & Punchbowl is the closest pub and restaurant to the park and we welcome anyone who wanders over after a ramble in the park
DENNY ABBEY AND FARMLAND MUSEUM
Located in an idyllic rural setting , Denny Abbey and the Farmland Museum is a perfect day out for all the family! The independent museum tells the 850-year old story of farming and life in the Cambridgeshire Fens, with interactive exhibits, in addition to being the location of Denny Abbey, the beautiful former Benedictine monastery which is now managed by English Heritage.
A passion for tradition and style inspired the 1st Lord Fairhaven to transform a run down country house and desolate landscape into this spectacular location. Step into his elegant home and discover the luxuries enjoyed by his guests. Experience the warmth and comfort and be amazed at all the rare and fabulous objects.
The 46 hectare garden, with its working watermill, wildlife discovery area and statuary offers inspiration and planting for all seasons. Explore the borders, meadow and avenues bursting with vibrant colour, delicious scent and the simple pleasures of nature.