Things to do in South West England
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 ...
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...
BRENDON MANOR FARM
Lynton, Devon, EX35 6LQ
Established since 1951 offering a full livery and pony trekking service, throughout Exmoor with hardly any roadwork. We have a selection of ponies and horses to suit everyone's needs. Our capable escorts can cater for everyone including scho...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
Harbourside, Beacon Quay, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2BG
Take a fantastic journey around the coastlines of the world without leaving Torquay! Living Coasts, Paignton Zoo's new visitor attraction in features a range of fascinating coastal creatures from loud and loveable penguins to playful fur seals, co...
Museums & Galleries
HOPEWELL COLLIERY MINING MUSEUM
Cannop Hill, Speech House Road, Coleford, Glos.
A True 'Free Mine' in the heart of the Forest. Regular guided underground tours, allowing visitors to walk through the mine workings to see the conditions in which the miners work. Have the methods used to extract the coal.
Priory Car Park, Priory Road, St Austell, Cornwall, PL25 5AB
Cornwall's premier air conditioned bowling centre. Family amusements include pool tables, giant screen TV, licensed bar, restaurant. We also cater for groups, i.e. works retirement, Christmas parties, children's birthday parties. Special offers in...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Westleigh, Bideford, Devon, EX39 4NT
With four distinctly themed areas, much of it worked on organic principles including the prolific Permaculture garden. Tapeley Garden is home to a rich and fascinating variety of flowers, shrubs, vegetables and wildlife. Features: Italian Te...
KENTS CAVERN (CAVES)
91 Ilsham Road, Wellswood, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2JF
Kents Cavern is the site of the earliest evidence of humans in Britain. Guided tours along easy paths take you through a natural wonder of chambers, passages, stalagmites and stalactites. There is a dramatic Sound & Light show and for a unique exp...
Cycle Sales, Events & Hire
PEDALABIKEAWAY CYCLE CENTRE
Old Colliery Offices, Cannop Valley, Coleford, Glos. GL16 7EH
Hire bikes and great cycle trails for all ages and abilities, plus special needs bikes and equipment. School and youth groups welcome. Guides available. Traffic-free trails. Info, maps, cafe, bike shop, showers and bike wash. Open every day. Nov -...
THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY HERITAGE MUSEUM
The Old Railway Station, Railway Drive, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8RH
The Great Western Railway Heritage Museum is housed in one of the last remaining permanent railway buildings in the Forest of Dean, on the original site of Coleford Railway Yard. It is the original GWR Goods Station of 1883 with working GWR si...