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Flag Fen

Northey Road | Peterborough, Peterborough PE6 7QJ, England
+44 1733 864468
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Become a time traveller, back to the marshy fen lands of many years past.

Unique insight into what the fen lands looked like near Peterborough and how the people who lived... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rebecca F
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Peterborough, England, United Kingdom
Very well presented

Being time team addicts we were keen to visit Flag fen and we were not disappointed. It is well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Northey Road | Peterborough, Peterborough PE6 7QJ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Unique insight into what the fen lands looked like near Peterborough and how the people who lived here survived. There are round houses to explore and long boats to discover. There are also nice walk ways to enjoy. A good two to three hour activity...More

Thank Rebecca F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being time team addicts we were keen to visit Flag fen and we were not disappointed. It is well presented and gives a fascinating glimpse into ancient history. An added bonus is the boats from Must farm that you can see undergoing preservation. The young...More

Thank sunnypBucks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good parking and well documented place to visit think maybe to interest the children more this place could do with some time travel actors! As they not interested in reading about things but they would've found it a lot more interesting if you cudve had...More

Thank Nevitsue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my partner. Good historic site and will only get better with the current work going on.

Thank Ben_Lemmon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't be put off by the approach to the site via an industrial estate! Flag Fen is an amazing find. The site is compact but every corner is packed with interest and information. It is obviously geared at school parties, but there is also plenty...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On an escape from nearby Truckfest in Peterborough, and seemed a haven of tranquility & a break from revving engines and tooting horns. Not many people & to be honest not too much to see either inside or out but just enough to keep 3...More

Thank Alethea_1965
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous bronze age site. The 3000 year old timbers are amazing. A great mix of the ancient & then modern techniques preserving the site.

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing what they have found in the fen. Reconstruction of the habitat really clever. Easy walking around with fair wheelchair access.

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Driving through a large industrial estate and past a power station,we were beginning to wonder where we were going, and suddenly we arrived at the beautiful and peaceful site. Extremely well set out, with plenty of information boards, it was easy to see where the...More

Thank Rosemary D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had a wonderful day out with my telephone grandchildren. It is a very interesting place, giving the history of the fens in Peterborough. Plenty to see, even an archaeological dig for the children to enjoy. Do wrap up warm as it's very open and...More

Thank Jane T
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Sylvia K
When will the roundhouse refurbishment be complete and ready for visitors?
25 June 2015|
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