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Easter Walks: Ely’s Heritage Eel Walk – 27th March 2016

Date:  Sunday, 27 March 2016 – 11:30am Ely's Heritage Eel Walk Discover the importance of the eel trade and how it shaped the history of this beautiful city. Marvel at the artworks connected to our eel heritage along the way. Cost:  Tickets £4.00 Contact:  Ely Tourist Information Centre, Oliver Cromwell's House, Telephone:  01353 662062 Email:  tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website:  Visit Ely Location Oliver Cromwell House/Tourist Information Centre St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Easter Walks: Ely’s Heritage Eel Walk – 27th March 2016

Easter at Oliver Cromwell’s House: Eggs, Baskets and Buns – 26th March 2016

Date:  Saturday, 26 March 2016 – 11:30am Eggs, Baskets and Buns Learn from Mrs Cromwell the origins of our Easter Traditions and how things changed under Cromwell. Then get creative on making an Easter Basket. Cost:  Adults £5.50 Child £3.50 Telephone:  01353 662062 Email:  tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website:  Visit Ely Location Oliver Cromwell's House St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps

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Easter at Oliver Cromwell’s House: Eggs, Baskets and Buns – 26th March 2016

How did Cromwell change our Easter traditions?

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Fri, 03/27/2015
Visitors to Oliver Cromwell House in Ely this Easter can take part in a special event to learn about how the Lord Protector changed how the nation marked Easter.
 
The Easter Family Event on Saturday 4 April at 11.30am will allow people to join a guided tour of Oliver Cromwell’s House to learn about the origins of our Easter Traditions and how things altered under Cromwellian rule. 
 

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:How did Cromwell change our Easter traditions?