The famous Dedham Vale artist John Constable will be the subject of a special exhibition to be hosted by the Victoria & Albert Museum later this year.

‘Constable: The Making of the Master’ opens at the world-famous London museum on September 20 and will reveal the hidden stories of how the Suffolk artist created some of his most popular paintings.

Known principally for his landscape paintings of the beautiful Dedham Vale, his famous works including The Hay Wain and oil sketches painted outdoors direct from nature will be on display during the four-month exhibition.

Both Maison Talbooth and Milsoms are ideally located for exploring Dedham Vale, which is known as ‘Constable Country’. These hotels are perfectly placed for immersing yourself in the stunning landscapes immortalised by Constable.

To find out more about our hotels, please visit the links below:
Maison Talbooth
Maison Talbooth special offers
milsoms special offers

+ Sue Bunting

Mon 23 Jun 2014, Milsom Hotels

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The Collection

Maison Talbooth

01206 322367

A luxury boutique hotel in Essex, looking out across Constable’s Countryside and Dedham Vale.

  • 12 uniquely designed bedrooms
  • Heated outdoor pool
  • The Treatment Rooms day spa

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Le Talbooth

01206 323150

Great food and great service at this stunning restaurant beside the River Stour.

  • Riverside terrace and lawn
  • Outdoor marquee perfect for weddings
  • Private dining options available

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The Pier

01255 241212

Visit our hotel and restaurants by the coast for something a little different.

  • 14 individual bedrooms
  • All-day dining in the bar brasserie
  • Fresh sea food caught daily

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01206 322795

Escape from the bustle and relax at this charming hotel with bar, restaurant, lounge and terrace.

  • 15 quiet and relaxing bedrooms
  • Bar and restaurant with all-day dining
  • Two great spaces for meetings or private dining

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Kesgrave Hall

01473 333741

Charming hotel and restaurant set in beautiful grounds in the heart of Suffolk.

  • 23 en-suite bedrooms
  • Relaxed brasserie – open all day
  • Premier event venue The Hangar

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