May Half Term Activities in Suffolk

Not long until May half term will be upon us, with having a staggered Easter holidays in Norfolk/Suffolk it only seems like two minutes ago they were on their last holidays, hopefully this one will have lovely warm weather and we can all get outside an enjoy the beautiful Suffolk Coast.

Wondering what activities to do this May half Term, check out our suggestions below.

May Half Term Activities in Suffolk

Africa Alive Zoological Reserve

Location : Kessingland, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 7TF

The lions are now back at Africa Alive, so don’t forget to head on down and welcome them home.

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Camel Park Oasis

Location : Orchard Farm, Cratfield Road, Linstead, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 0DT

Oasis Camel Park is the only place in the UK where the whole family can see and touch the camels and their animal relations close-up.

If you like animals that are friendly and have been brought up like pets then the Camel Park is ideal for a family day out in North Suffolk.

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Easton Farm Park Rowdy Royals

Location : Pound Corner, Easton, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP13 0EQ

Celebrate HM The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee by meeting some dubious Kings and Queens through the ages.

From musical theatre and birds of prey to street parties and British icons, they’ve got plenty of fun for all the family. 

Activities include: Musical Theatre, Birds of Prey shows, Meet the Royals from throughout the ages, Daily pony pageants, Be knighted in the Throne Room, Jubilee street parties.

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Jimmys Farm and Wildlife Park

Location : Pannington Hall Lane, Wherstead, Ipswich, IP9 2AR

With over 80 species and breeds onsite, the Wildlife Park plays host to traditional, rare and exotic animals. From crocodiles, camels and capybara to pigs, and guinea pigs – there’s lots to see!

For the adventurous our WonderWood is a magical free-play area where kids, big and small, can build their own unique den.

Or why not explore the land of the ancient dinosaurs that once roamed East Anglia.

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Kentwell Hall and Gardens History Festival

Location : Long Melford, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 9BA

The ultimate day of History Time Travel!

Encounter pockets of history from a range of different eras brought to life by Kentwell’s skilled living historians, spread throughout the buildings, gardens, farm and woodlands. Spend a whole day immersed in history at Kentwell and travel through time.

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The Marina Theatre – Wizard of Oz

Location : The Marina, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 1HH

Join Dorothy as she goes on a magical adventure to the Land of Oz. Along the way she makes new friends with the Scarecrow who longs for a brain, the Tin Man who really wants a heart and the very cowardly Lion who is desperate to be brave and have some courage. It’s not going to be easy for Dorothy to find her way home with the Wicked Witch of the West keeping a close eye on her! Will the Great and Powerful Oz be able to help? Find out by joining us in June!

This Spectacular Spring Pantomime Musical adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s classic story is packed with hilarious jokes, high quality song and dance routines, glittering scenery and plenty more for all the family!

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The New Wolsey Theatre Big Picnic

Location : Civic Drive, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 2AS

Street theatre and glorious spreads of food combine in this summer’s great Big Picnic! With free performances and activities for all the family outside in Theatre Square, this is the summer event to bring everyone together again.

Celebrating the communities of Ipswich and tipping hats to the Platinum Jubilee! Food and drinks will be provided – although you’re more than welcome to bring your own picnic – and fun is guaranteed.

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Pleasurewood Hills

Location : Leisure Way, Corton, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 4TZ

Set within 50 acres of enclosed coastal parkland Pleasurewood Hills Theme Park has so much to explore and do, visitors can also jump onboard Wipeout, the tallest, fastest and most extreme roller coaster in the East of England!

Get soaked on the Water Fun Factory log flume, plummet 60ft per second with a 5.5G force on the Jolly Roger Drop Tower or simply relax and enjoy fantastic shows with The Sea Lions and Playful Parrots.

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The Quay Theatre Eddy the Teddy: Teddy’s Day Out

Location : Quay Lane, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 2AN

Age 6 and under.

Sammy Ragdoll hasn’t seen her best friend Eddy The Teddy for a while so she decides that she will take him out for the day as a treat.. Eddy is very excited and is very easily distracted by all the things he sees.

The problem is he tends to wander off and before long they become separated and Eddy is lost, a long way from home. Eddy meets many animals and asks for their help. However, they all have their limitations. Chris Rabbit is too timid, Warren Rabbit can’t bounce high enough to see and Patsy Pigeon can’t remember anything for more than a few seconds.

Will Eddy find Sammy and get back home?

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Suffolk Owl Sanctuary

Location : Stonham Barns, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal IP14 6AT

may half term activities in Suffolk

Established as a registered charity in 2001, the Suffolk Owl Sanctuary is based at Stonham Aspal in Suffolk, where it operates a comprehensive facility for the care & rehabilitation of owls from the region, and the promotion of owl conservation throughout the UK and beyond.

The Sanctuary is open to the public all year round

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Looking for May Half Term Activities in a neighbouring county, check out May half Term in Essex and May half term in Norfolk