Attractions in South West England
Stately Homes & Gardens
Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 6PF
"Beautifully kept, the garden is full of romance and excitement" (The Good Gardens Guide) RODMARTON MANOR is the supreme example of a house built and all its furniture made according to Arts and Crafts ideals and was one of the last country houses...
QUAY HOUSE VISITOR CENTRE
46 The Quay, Exeter, EX246 The Quay, Exeter, EX2 4AN
Built in 1680, Exeter’s Quay House Visitor Centre brings the history of the Quayside to life through displays and artefacts. Watch ‘Exeter 2,000 years of History’ a lively audio-visual presentation covering 2,000 years of Exeter’s History in just ...
Castles & Historic Monuments
CHYSAUSTER ANCIENT VILLAGE
Chysauster is located 2½ miles NW of Gulval, North of Penzance off the B3311
The inhabitants of this deserted ancient Romano-Cornish settlement occupied the site almost 2000 years ago. The village consisted of stonewalled homesteads known as courtyard houses, which are only found on the Land's End peninsula.
Nature Reserve • Day Trip • Tourist Attraction
Lundy Island situated in the Bristol Channel is a place of outstanding natural beauty, but less than 2 hours boat journey from the mainland. With its own shop, tavern and 23 individual properties for visitors to stay in, the peace and tranquillity...
THE CATTLE COUNTRY ADVENTURE PARK
Berkeley Heath Farm, Berkeley, GL13 9EW
Cattle Country Adventure Park promises a fun-filled day for all the family come rain or shine. With two giant enclosed Slide Barns your little bundle of energy will be in an Adventure Wonderland. Giant Wavy Slides, Squishy Assault Course, Ball Pit...
Country Park & Beach
COTSWOLD COUNTRY PARK & BEACH
Spratsgate Lane, Shorngate, Cirencester, GL7 6DF
Home to the largest inland Beach with lifeguards in the United Kingdom, Cotswold Country Park and Beach offers a wide variety of activities including: water zorbing, pedalos, rowing boats, wakeboarding, crazy golf, large adventure playgrounds and ...
WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE HERITAGE CENTRE
The Chipping, Wotton-Under-Edge, Gloucestershire, GL12 7AD
Visit the Wotton Heritage Centre and discover: Intriguing artefacts from Wotton-under-Edge's crafts and industry. Changing exhibition displays. Photographs, postcards, documents, maps and books of local interest. Microfiches of Parish registers.
Muchelney, Langport, Somerset, TA10 0DQ
Muchelney Abbey, which lies two miles south of Langport, was once a landmark in the Somerset Levels and still has much to offer its visitors. History lovers in particular will enjoy this fascinating site but there is also plenty for families to do...
Steam & Miniature Railways
WEST SOMERSET RAILWAY
Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5BG
Enjoy a 20-mile heritage steam train ride through stunning Somerset coast and countryside between Bishops Lydeard (nr. Taunton) and Minehead. Highlights on this journey include the historic fishing town of Watchet, Cleeve Abbey (Washford) and m...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
NOAH'S ARK ZOO FARM
Clevedon Road, Wraxall, Bristol, North Somerset, BS48 1PG
For a truly wild day out, why not leave the confines of the city and join in the fun at Noah's Ark Zoo Farm? Located just six miles from Bristol, Noah's Ark has everything from rhinos to rabbits, giraffes to gibbons - all on 100 acres of rolli