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Flag Fen

Northey Road | Peterborough, Peterborough PE6 7QJ, England
+44 1733 864468
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Run down and really need a guide

A nice day is required for this attraction since most of the site is outside. My friend and I paid... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Julia B
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Sydney, Australia
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Amazingly conserved Bronze Age artefacts

Wonderful morning looking at the Bronze Age crossing and artefacts. We learned so much from this... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
Lydia S
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“bronze age” (48 reviews)
“iron age” (18 reviews)
“round house” (7 reviews)
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Northey Road | Peterborough, Peterborough PE6 7QJ, England
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"bronze age"
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"iron age"
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"round house"
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"big dig"
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"herb garden"
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"round the site"
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"ancient history"
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"preservation hall"
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"fascinating place to visit"
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"visit flag"
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"wooden boats"
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"archeological dig"
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"unique insight"
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"archaeological site"
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"step back in time"
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"bits and bobs"
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

A nice day is required for this attraction since most of the site is outside. My friend and I paid £6 each to get in and would not want to have paid any more. The 1.5 hour stroll was pleasant enough since it was a...More

Thank Julia B
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful morning looking at the Bronze Age crossing and artefacts. We learned so much from this fantastic museum.

Thank Lydia S
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

A real discovery for us whilst we were actually on our way to Peterborough for the afternoon but just saw the signs off the A47 and decided to have a look. Free parking and no charge to visit the reception area which has various display...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

A wonderful archaeological site that takes us back 3,500 years Shows what life was liked for our prehistoric ancestors. Wonderful collection of ancient objects on display found on the site. Plenty of paths to follow. Great authentic round house which you can step inside.Must Farm...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

Went with no great expectations of what we would find - well, what a surprise! Greeted by friendly, enthusiastic volunteers. Thanks go to Rex, who gave us a very informative tour of the site. An extraordinary amount of archeology thanks to the geology of the...More

Thank christowell62
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a lovely, sunny added quiet Friday afternoon. Reasonable entry fee. Limited facilities, but that didn't bother us at all. We had about an hour and a half wandering around the site - more interesting for the adults, but not too far between...More

Thank Antony G
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

What a find this place is. The remains of the causeway which are displayed on site are truly amazing. I can recommend taking one of the guided tours which help to bring the place alive. An excellent place to take the children, and so close...More

Thank Lynne P
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Spent an interesting afternoon at Flag Fen and did learnt a couple of things about the bronze age too. However I was slightly disappointed. Unfortunately when I visited half if the site was under renovations and could not be accessed. Hopefully once renovated it would...More

Thank Hannah L
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is a large area to explore, but all very interesting. The preserved wooden causeway and preserved boats are a must to see. Good place to learn about the Bronze age. Cafe is fairly basic, Plenty of parking and good toilets. Staff were very friendly.

Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

I was really pleased we made the time to visit Flag Fen, although having read the reviews on here, I wish we'd caught a guided tour to get even more out of our trip. We enjoyed exploring the site, especially the roundhouse and the exhibits...More

Thank Millie230
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