Attractions in South West England
Zoo & Wildlife Parks
Trenance Gardens, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 2LZ
Set in lush sub-tropical gardens this is home to over 130 species of animal and has earned a reputation as one of the best wildlife parks in the country - and one of the most exciting days-out in the West-Country. Specialising in breeding many end...
Stately Homes & Gardens
LARMER TREE GARDENS
Tollard Royal, Salisbury, SP5 5PY
Set in the beautiful landscape of the Cranborne Chase, these 11-acre pleasure grounds were designed in 1880 by General Augustus Pitt Rivers. They contain an extraordinary collection of buildings, including a Roman temple, open-air theatre and ...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
BIRDLAND PARK & GARDENS
Rissington Road, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 2BN
Open April to October, daily 10am - 6pm. November to March, daily 10am - 4pm. Last admission 1 hour before closing. Seven acres of woodland, river and gardens inhabited by over 500 birds; flamingos, pelicans and penguins to parrots, hornbills, tou...
PAINSWICK ROCOCO GARDEN
Gloucester Road, Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 6TH
The Rococo Garden is situated in a hidden 6 acre Cotswold valley. It combines formality and informality in a flamboyant package, which is a magical experience at any time of the year. Charming garden structures nestle next to informal plantings an...
25 The Strand, Topsham, Exeter, Devon, EX3 0AX
Topsham Museum is housed in one of a group of late 17th Century Buildings overlooking the Exe Estuary and located between Exmouth and Exeter. As well as the furnished period rooms of the house, visitors can also enjoy the displays of local history...
Castles & Historic Monuments
CHEDWORTH ROMAN VILLA
Yanworth, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 3LJ
The remains of one of the largest Romano-British villas in the country, set in a wooded Cotswold combe. Over one mile of walls survive and there are several fine mosaics, two bathhouses, hypocausts, a water-shrine and latrine. Excavated in 1864...
WATCHET BOAT MUSEUM
Harbour Road, Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0AQ
Displays of flatner boats, plus nets and other items associated with their use, maps, knotwork and boards showing the various uses of withy. Activities include a small rope making machine for making skipping-ropes, plus block and tackle where e...
Museums & Galleries
HAYNES INTERNATIONAL MOTOR MUSEUM
Castle Cary Road, Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 7LH
The Haynes International Motor Museum is the UK's largest exhibition of the greatest cars from around the world. A living and working museum, with over 400 amazing cars and bikes from nostalgic classics of the 50's and 60's glorious Bentleys an...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Corsham, Wilts, SN13 0BZ
Corsham Court is one of England's finest Stately Homes. It houses one of the oldest, most distinguished collections of Old Masters and furniture in the country. With "Capability" Brown gardens/arboretum, and architecture by John Nash and Tho...
Grenville House, Old Fore Street, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 8LP
Soft furnishing collections & interior accessories. We stock a select collection of bedding & linens. A wide selection of quilts & patchwork quilts. We have a wide range of gift ware, which changes with the seasons. Mirrors lamps & china a