Out and About

There are many local places of interest that are well worth a visit whilst you’re in the area. Here’s just a few:-

The National Horse Racing Museum

Newmarket is the historic home of Horseracing and a visit to the National Horse Racing museum in the centre of Newmarket will allow you to discover the stories of racing from its early royal origins at Newmarket to its modern-day heroes.


Tattersalls is Europe's largest bloodstock auctioneers and offers more than 5,000 thoroughbreds each year

Suffolk Shooting School

Suffolk Shooting School offers a range of outdoor activities from karting and 4x4 off-road driving to archery and clay pigeon shooting.

Newmarket Racecourse

Newmarket racecourses are located just 6 miles from The Golden Boar so why not spend a day watching the 'Sport of Kings’?

Wild Tracks Off-Road Activity Park

Situated just a couple of miles from the Golden Boar is this fantastic off-road activity park which is a great day out!

Ely Cathedral

A magnificent Norman Cathedral founded in 673 as a monastery by a Saxon princess. Just 15 minutes drive from the Golden Boar and well worth a visit.

Cambridge – Grand Arcade Shopping Centre


Bury St Edmunds – Greene King Brewery

Ely – Wicken Fen

Opening Times:

Monday & Tuesday 5pm – close

Wednesday to Saturday 12noon – 3pm, 5pm – close

Sunday 12noon – 4pm

Food Served:

Monday & Tuesday 5pm – 9pm

Wednesday to Saturday 12noon – 2pm, 5pm – 9pm

Sunday 12noon – 3pm

The Golden Boar Bar, Restaurant & Rooms

The Street, Freckenham, Suffolk IP28 8HZ

T: 01638 723000


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