Abbey House Museum in LeedsAbbey House Museum is a re-creation of Leeds streets and houses from the year 1880. The museum also contains galleries about the history of Kirkstall Abbey, Childhood, and Leeds Social History.
Adventure IslandAdventure Island is a theme park in Southend-on-Sea that has 34 rides and 50 attractions including Dragons Claw, Rage, Ramba Zamba and the Time Machine.
Alton Towers ResortAlton Towers Resort has over 50 rides and attractions, including the world’s first 14 loop rollercoaster – The Smiler. The Smiler will marmalise your body and mind, combining an intense physical encounter with a series of twisted psychological effects.
Anglesey Sea ZooAnglesey Sea Zoo is the biggest aquarium in Wales. There are over 150 species to see in the zoo, as well as a shark pool.
At-BristolAt-Bristol is a science and technology centre in Bristol featuring over 300 hands-on exhibits about space, the human brain and other subjects.
Barley HallBarley Hall is a medieval townhouse, once home to the Priors of Nostell and the Mayor of York. Visitors to Barley Hall can make themselves at home, sit on the chairs, handle the objects and experience what it would have been like to live in medieval England.
Barleylands Farm Park and Craft VillageBarleylands Farm Park and Craft Village is the perfect all weather attraction, a great place to visit for the whole family. The Farm Park has indoor and outdoor adventure play areas and lots animals to see. The Craft Village has over 50 different craft studios. Watch the blacksmith’s and be mesmerised by the glass blowers.
Bateman's - The National TrustBatemans's House was the home of author Rudyard Kipling from 1902. Kipling is famous for writing many poems and stories including The Jungle Book. Visitors can see the inside of the house as well as the surrounding gardens.
Beatrix Potter GalleryThe Beatrix Potter Gallery is where you can find pictures, sketches and drawings by the author of The Tale of Peter Rabbit.
Beaulieu National Motor MuseumBeaulieu National Motor Museum is a collection of over 250 automobiles and motorcycles that tell the story of motoring on the roads of Britain from the dawn of motoring to the present day. The collection ranges from world land speed record breakers to film and TV favourites including the Flying Ford Anglia from the Harry Potter films.
Bekonscot Model VillageBekonscot Model Village is the oldest original model village in the world. There are six model villages set within the miniature landscape, with model towns, railways and landscapes.
Belton HouseBelton House is a country house and has the biggest adventure playground in Lincolnshire, as well as a deer park and other wildlife.
Biggar Puppet TheatreBiggar Puppet Theatre is a Victorian style Puppet Theatre in Biggar, Scotland. Visitors can also go on backstage and museum tours.
Birdland Park and GardensBirdland Park and Gardens is a wildlife park in Gloucestershire, England. Birdland has over 500 birds to see including flamingos, pelicans, penguins, cranes, storks and waterfowl.
Black Country Living MuseumBlack Country Living Museum has historic buildings from all around the Black Country that have been moved and authentically rebuilt, to create a tribute to the traditional skills and enterprise of the people that once lived in the heart of industrial Britain.
Blackpool Sea Life CentreBlackpool Sea Life Centre is one of over 200 attractions around the UK that Blue Peter badge holders can get into for free.
Badge holders must be accompanied by a fee-paying adult and must also remember to take their Blue Peter badge and badge ID card to get in free.
For further details please contact Blackpool Sealife Centre directly, either via their website or the contact details below.
Blackpool Zoo ParkBlackpool Zoo Park has over 1500 animals including seals, lions, giraffes and gorillas. The park also houses 'Dinosaur Safari', an exhibition featuring plastic models of 32 life-size dinosaurs.
Blue Reef Aquarium - NewquayBlue Reef Aquarium in Newquay houses local marine animals from the Cornish coast as well as hundreds of other tropical species.
Blue Reef Aquarium - TynemouthAt Blue Reef Aquarium in Tynemouth you can see hundreds of local and tropical fish in huge ocean tanks. You can also meet a colony of miniature monkeys in the 'Amazing Amazon' exhibit.
Brighton Sea Life CentreBrighton Sea Life Centre features a wide range of marine life as well as an 'Interactive Rockpool' and 'Amazonian Jungle'.
British Lawnmower MuseumThe British Lawnmower Museum is a museum about lawnmowers in Southport. The museum has over 300 restored exhibits of garden machinery over the last 200 years.
British Wildlife CentreAt the British Wildlife Centre you can see over forty different native wild animal species from tiny harvest mice to huge red deer...and everything in between.
Brunel's SS Great BritainBrunel’s SS Great Britain is a famous Victorian ship held at Bristol dock in England. The ship has been fully restored so visitors can experience what life would have been like onboard for Victorian passengers and crew.
Burns CottageBurns Cottage is the house where Scotland's most famous poet Robert Burns was born. The cottage contains a collection of Burns's work and the surrounding gardens feature a statue of a giant mouse.
Butterfly World ProjectThe Butterfly World Project in the village of Chiswell Green is home to over 600 butterflies. The Tropical Butterfly House contains butterflies of all shapes, sizes and colours.
The Beatles StoryThe Beatles Story is a museum that tells the history of how Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr formed Liverpool's most famous band, The Beatles.
The Big SheepThe Big Sheep in Devon allows visitors to take part in activities such as lamb feeding, dog trials and horse whispering.
The Blackpool Tower BallroomThe Blackpool Tower Ballroom is one of the UK’s most famous venues, where guests can show off their dance moves to music from the world-famous Wurlitzer!
The Blackpool Tower CircusSet amongst the four legs of The Blackpool Tower, this Circus has wowed audiences since 1894! Clowns Mooky and Mr Booo lead world-class acrobats for an exciting performance and a breath-taking water finale!
The Blackpool Tower DungeonWith 10 shows and a drop ride, The Blackpool Tower Dungeon takes you on a 70-minute journey through 1000 years of Lancashire’s murky past. Hang out with witches in Pendle; offload with Skippool Smugglers and battle your way through a Viking camp!
The Blackpool Tower EyeThe Blackpool Tower Eye includes a 4D cinema experience that brings Blackpool to life with special effects including wind, rain and motion. You can check out the views 116 metres above Blackpool and face your fear by stepping out onto the new SKYWALK with nothing but glass between you and the promenade over a hundred metres below!
The Blue Planet AquariumThe Blue Planet Aquarium in Cheshire is home to a wide collection of sea creatures from all over the world including sharks, frogs, otters and crabs.
The Bronte Parsonage And MuseumThe Bronte Parsonage and Museum is where the Brontë sisters - Charlotte, Emily and Anne Brontë - spent most of their lives and wrote classic novels such as Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights. The museum tells the story of the Brontë sisters' lives and works.
Calke AbbeyCalke Abbey is a country house in Derbyshire that has transformed into an overgrown building over the past 100 years. The site was an Augustinian priory from the 12th century until its dissolution by Henry VIII.
Carrickfergus CastleCarrickfergus Castle is situated on the northern shore of Belfast Lough and is one of Northern Ireland’s most striking monuments. From prison to armoury, the castle has undergone many changes during its long history.
Charles Dickens Museum Charles Dickens Museum is the former home of Charles Dickens, the author of famous novels like 'Oliver' and 'A Christmas Carol'. The museum shows how Dickens lived and why he was inspired by his surroundings.
ChartwellChartwell was the home of one of England's most famous Prime Ministers, Sir Winston Churchill. At Chartwell, you can see how Churchill lived, and discover his hidden talent for painting.
Cheddar GorgeVisit Britain’s biggest gorge, take in the dramatic cliffs rising up 450ft and explore the stunning stalactite caves below.
Chessington World of AdventuresChessington World of Adventures Resort features over 40 rides and attractions in ten themed lands plus a Zoo with more than 1,000 animals and it’s very own SEA LIFE centre.
Chester ZooChester Zoo is home to 11,000 animals; all roaring, flying, jumping, munching, snoozing and playing in 110 acres of gardens!
Chill FactoreChill Factore is home to the UK’s longest indoor skiing and snowboarding slope and the coolest family day out in the North West.
Colchester CastleColchester Castle Museum takes you through 2,000 years of British history and showcases Roman armour and pottery.
Colchester ZooColchester Zoo is home to 260 species and over 50 daily displays.
Cornish Seal SanctuaryThe Cornish Seal Sanctuary is a sanctuary for injured seal pups. Visitors to the sanctuary can see the seals and learn about how they are cared for.
Cotswold Wildlife Park and GardensAt the Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens you can encounter anteaters, giraffes, lions and penguins, in over 160 acres of parklands. Take a ride on the railway around the Park or climb into the tree house in the adventure playground.
Cromer MuseumThe Cromer Museum is home to a tiny cottage based on the life of a fisherman at the end of the 19th century. The museum offers workshops, guided walks and other activities.
Cumberland Pencil MuseumThe Cumberland Pencil Museum is home to the world's longest colour pencil. The art studio allows visitors to pretend they are a crew member of a pirate ship or to pretend they have joined the circus.
The Cairngorm Reindeer CentreThe Cairngorm Reindeer Centre in Scotland takes visitors to the Cairngorm mountains to see Britain's only herd of reindeer. Visitors can see the reindeer in their natural habitat and help feed them.
Dan-Yr-Ogof ShowcavesThe Dan-Yr-Ogof Showcaves in Wales contain a frozen waterfall, huge caverns and the large Cathedral Cave.
Didcot Railway CentreThe Didcot Railway Centre is home to a huge collection of Great Western Railway steam engines, coaches, wagons, buildings and relics.
DIGDIG offers you a unique archaeological adventure to get you on your way to becoming a real archaeologist. Owned by the same archaeologists who created JORVIK Viking Centre.
Discovery PointDiscovery Point in Dundee is home to Captain Scott's ship, RRS Discovery. Visitors can discover how Scott and his crew lived on board, and learn about his expedition to Antarctica.
Doctor Who ExperienceThis interactive journey takes you and the Doctor on a spectacular adventure through time and space. Step through a crack in time and help the Doctor, armed with his Sonic Screwdriver to escape from his foes, fly the TARDIS and come face-to-face with some of the scariest monsters seen on screen including Daleks, Cybermen and Sontarans. Featuring exclusive filmed sequences with Matt Smith and packed with amazing special effects, this multi-sensory experience is fun for the family and fans alike.
Dunvegan CastleDunvegan Castle on the Isle of Skye is the oldest continuously inhabited castle in Scotland. Visitors can take tours of the castle and the estate.
The Dinosaur MuseumThe Dinosaur Museum in Dorset contains fossils and skeletons of dinosaurs, as well as computer displays that help visitors to understand the pre-historic age.
East Pool MineEast Pool Mine is a former mining site in Cornwall where visitors can learn about the history of mining in the area. The site is home to two great beam engines, one of which weighs 52 tons.
Eastnor CastleEastnor Castle is a 19th century castle in Herefordshire. Visitors can explore the inside of the castle or enjoy outdoor activities including a children's adventure playground.
Eden ProjectThe Eden Project in Cornwall is home to plants from all over the world, as well as the world's largest indoor rainforest.
Edinburgh ZooEdinburgh Zoo in Scotland is home to a wide range of species, from leopards to chimps to penguins. It is also the only zoo in Britain to house koalas.
Eureka! The National Children's MuseumEureka! The National Children's Museum is an interactive museum in Halifax. Visitors can see their own skeleton, build a house or play at the outdoor PlayScape and inland beach.
ExplorisExploris is an aquarium in the conservation village of Partaferry where you can see rescued seals being nursed back to health. The aquarium is also home to the 'Discovery Pools' where visitors can see thornback rays, flatfish and small sharks.
The Edinburgh DungeonWith 11 shows and 2 rides, The Edinburgh Dungeon takes you on a thrill-filled journey through 1000 years of Scotland’s murky past, meeting a cast of infamous villains, rogues and rascals along the way.
Fishbourne Roman Palace and MuseumFishbourne Roman Palace in West Sussex contains the remains of a Roman palace from the 1st century AD. The palace was originally surrounded by grand gardens, a portion of which have been reconstructed for visitors to walk around.
Flag Fen Bronze Age ExcavationFlag Fen Archaeology Park is a Bronze Age site near Peterborough. The site is home to an ancient wooden monument built 3,300 years ago which is known as the 'Stonehenge of the Fens'.
Fox Talbot MuseumThe Fox Talbot Museum celebrates the life and work of William Henry Fox Talbot who is credited as the creator of the photographic process. Visitors can see the world's first pinhole camera, as featured on Blue Peter in January 2012.
The Faraday MuseumThe Faraday Museum is a museum dedicated to Michael Faraday who discoverered electro-magnetic induction, electro-magnetic rotations, the magneto-optical effect and more. Visitors can learn about Farady and see his laboratory and instruments.
The Fleet Air Arm MuseumThe Fleet Air Arm Museum is the second largest naval aviation museum in the world and is home to over ninety aircraft and 30 thousand artefacts about the Royal Navy.
Geevor Tin MineGeevor Tin Mine is a 20th Century tin mine located in an area that has been mined for thousands of years. Visitors can discover how tin was mined here and explore the undreground and overground parts of the site.
Gladstone Working Pottery MuseumGladstone Working Pottery Museum is a complete Victorian pottery factory from the days when coal-burning ovens made the world's finest bone china. Visitors can explore the museum and take part in daily workshops.
The Golden Hinde Educational TrustThe Golden Hinde Educational Trust is home to The Golden Hinde, a full-sized reconstruction of the Tudor warship in which Sir Francis Drake travelled around the globe between 1577 and 1580. Visitors can go onboard the ship to see how the crew lived.
The Great Laxey Wheel Mines TrailThe Great Laxey Wheel Mines Trail is the largest surviving working waterwheel in the world. Visitors can climb to the top of the wheel's winding staircase and learn about the lives of the Laxey Miners.
The Grove MuseumThe Grove Museum tells the story of Victorian life in the mid 1800s. As well as Grove House, there is also a farm which still contains sheep, ducks and chickens.
Highclere CastleHighclere Castle is a country house in Hampshire, built in the Elizabethan style. Visitors can take a tour of the castle and look at the Egyptian exhibition there.
Highland Wildlife ParkDiscover Scottish wildlife and endangered animals of the world’s mountains and tundra regions. Set in the spectacular Cairngorms National Park, drive round our reserve in your own car and then investigate the walk-round area, looking out for the UK’s only polar bears, Walker and Arktos.
Howletts Wild Animal Park Howletts Wild Animal Park is home to a range of wild animals including tigers, gorrillas, leopards and monkeys. There are also hundreds of rare and endangered species from around the world.
Humber Estuary Discovery CentreThe Humber Estuary Discovery Centre is close to the beach and sand dunes in Cleesthorpes. Visitors can go on nature walks and boat trips in the surrounding area and go up to the observatory that overlooks the Humber Estuary.
Hunstanton Sea Life and Marine SanctuaryHunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary is home to a variety of animals from otters and penguins to a seal rescue facility and hospital. Among the big collection of life in the displays are sharks, seahorses and rays.
The Heights of Abraham County Park And CavernsThe Heights Of Abraham County Park and Caverns is home to Britain's first alpine style cable car system. Rising from the valley floor, the cars transport you to the hilltop where visitors will find adventure playgrounds, wildlife and woodland walks.
The Heritage Motor CentreThe Heritage Motor Centre museum tells the history of the motor car and is home to car models from the last 100 years.
The House of Manannan MuseumThe House of Manannan Museum tells the history of the Isle of Man and is home to Odin's Raven, a two-thirds scale replica of a Viking longship.
Inveraray JailInveraray Jail is a living museum where real people portray life in a 19th century prison. You can interact with costumed characters, watch courtroom trials, talk to the prisoners, meet the Warder, go to jail and witness cell life.
The Ironbridge Gorge MuseumThe Ironbridge Gorge Museums are all within the Ironbridge Gorge in Shropshire, which is considered the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution. The ten museums - including Blists Hill Victorian Town and the Museum of the Gorge - give visitors an insight into the history of the area.
Kelburn Country CentreKelburn Country Centre is home to a 13th century castle in Ayrshire, Scotland. Visitors can take part in outdoor activities such as pony-trekking and explore the secret forest.
Kenilworth Castle and Elizabethan GardenKenilworth Castle is a Tudor castle located in Warwickshire. Visitors can learn about the castle's history, see its remains and walk around the surrounding grounds. The site is currently in the ownership of English Heritage.
Kensington Palace State ApartmentsKensington Palace State Apartments and The Court Dress Collection gives visitors the chance to see where members of the English Royal family have lived over the years. The dress collection contains dresses worn my notable Royals including Diana, Princess of Wales.
Kew Bridge Steam Museum BrentfordKew Bridge Steam Museaum was built in the 19th century to supply London with water. Visitors can see the world's largest collection of steam pumping engine and discover how London's water supply has evolved from Roman times to the present day.
Kielder Water Bird of Prey CentreKielder Water Bird of Prey Centre in Northumberland is home to wide variety of birds, including eagles, hawks and kites. Visitors to the centre can handle some of the birds and learn about how they are cared for.
LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre ManchesterLose yourself in over 2 million LEGO® bricks, all under one roof! Zap the skeletons in the Kingdom Quest laser ride, learn the secrets of the Master Model Builder and burn some rubber on the Forest Pursuit driving adventure!
LEGOLAND® WindsorLEGOLAND® Windsor is a theme park dedicated to LEGO, where you can splash and play in DUPLO Valley's Splash Safari and Drench Towers, and visit a galaxy of LEGO Star Wars characters.
Levant Mine and Beam EngineLevant Mine and Beam Engine is perched in a house on the edge of the cliffs in Levant. Visitors can discover the history of the mine and take tours through an underground miners' tunnel and follow a cliff walk.
Levens HallLevens Hall is a large stately house and gardens in Cumbria. Visitors can take a tour round the house or walk around the grounds where deer and bagot goats can be seen.
London Transport MuseumThe London Transport Museum conserves and explains the history of London's transport system. Visitors can get inside fun versions of a bus, train, tube and taxi and try on replica costumes.
Longleat Safari and Adventure ParkLongleat Safari and Adventure Park is a drive-through safari park in Wiltshire, England. Visitors can get up close to zebras, rhinos, wolves and many other wild animals.
Lullingstone Roman VillaLullingstone Roman Villa in Kent is a villa built during the Roman occupation of Britain. Visitors can see the remains of the villa and learn about Roman life in Britain. The site is currently in the ownership of English Heritage.
The London Bridge Experience And The London TombsThe London Bridge Experience and The London Tombs take visitors on a tour through the 'dark' moments of London's history such as Queen Boudiccia's battles with the Romans and The Great Fire of London. The London Tombs is only suitable for children over 11 years old.
The London DungeonThe London Dungeon takes you on a 90-minute journey through over 1000 years of London’s murky past. You can face your fear on the ‘Drop Dead’ ride and meet over 20 infamous characters from history including Guy Fawkes in his own explosive show!
Madame Tussauds BlackpoolStep into the world of fame surrounded by your favourite stars and amazing interactive sets from TV, music, film, sports and comedy.
Madame Tussauds LondonFilled with 14 interactive zones and the Marvel Super Heroes 4D movie experience, Madame Tussauds London combines glitz and glamour with incredible history.
Magna Science Adventure CentreMagna Science Adventure Centre contains four seperate pavilions full of exhibits - these are based around the subjects of earth, air, fire and water. There is also an outdoor play area and a water play area.
Mappa Mundi And Chained Library ExhibitionThe Mappa Mundi & Chained Library Exhibition is famous for housing a mediaeval map of the world and the chained library. Visitors can learn about the history of both objects through models, original artifacts and modern interactive technology.
Marble Hill HouseMarble Hill House is a palladian villa set in 66 acres of parkland in southwest London. Visitors can tour the surrounding grounds and see the Georgian furniture and paintings.
Marylebone Cricket ClubThe Marylebone Cricket Club Museum is the world's oldest sporting museum and contains cricket memorabilia dating back to the 1800s.
Mechanical Art and Design MuseumRoaring mechanical dinosaurs, marble machines, giant clapping hands, water clocks, laser lights and 3D faces - interact with a whole host of weird and wonderful contraptions at the only museum of its kind in the UK.
Micklegate BarSituated on the route of the York’s famous walls walk, Micklegate Bar Museum is over 800 years old. Visit the ancient gateway to explore the pageantry and barbaric history that has unfolded between these walls through the centuries.
Milton Keynes MuseumThe Milton Keynes Museum is set in the surroundings of Stacey Hill Farm, which was built early in the Victorian era as a model farm. The museum displays the history and development of the North Buckinghamshire and South Northamptonshire area.
The Manx MuseumThe Manx Museum presents the story of the Isle of Mann and explains Manx culture and traditions.
The Midland Railway ButterleyThe Midland Railway Butterley in Derbyshire is home to model and miniature railways as well as collection of vintage trains.
The Miniature Pony CentreThe Miniature Pony Centre in Devon is home to a collection of miniature Shetland ponies as well as Mediterranean donkeys, riding ponies and horses. Visitors to the Centre can see the animals and play in indoor and outdoor play areas.
The Monkey SanctuaryThe Monkey Sanctuary in Cornwall is home to a selection of monkey species including Barbary macaques, Patas and capuchin monkeys.
The Museum of Scottish LighthousesThe Museum of Scottish Lighthouses is on the site of the first lighthouse built on mainland Scotland. The museum home to artefacts donated by the Northern Lighthouse board and members of the public.
National Botanic Garden of WalesThe biggest garden in Wales is a special and unique place, famous for the largest single-span glasshouse on the planet and much more besides. There’s always something going on in this Garden. A great day out for all the family.
Nene Valley RailwayNene Valley Railway is a heritage railway that offers a family day out on a preserved railway. You can check out some amazing steam trains on part of the original London and North Western line from Northamptonshire to Peterborough.
New Forest Otter Owl And Wildlife ParkNew Forest Otter, Owl & Wildlife Park is home to a wide variety of animals and birds, including otters, badgers red foxes and owls. Visitors can take the 'Wildlife Walkabout' to see the different animals and birds that live there.
Newstead AbbeyNewstead Abbey is famous for being the former home of the poet Lord Byron. Visitors can tour the historic Abbey and walk around the surrounding grounds.
Niarbyl Visitor CentreThe Niarbyl Cafe & Visitor Centre is on the coastline in the Isle of Man and is the starting point to explore the surrounding area.
The National Folk Museum at CregneashThe National Folk Museum at Cregneash is an open-air museum that portrays a traditional Manx community from around the 19th and early 20th century. Visitors can visit the blacksmith, go into a joiner's workshop and see the flock of Manx loghtan sheep.
The National Sea Life CentreThe National Sea Life Centre is home to a wide variety of marine life such as crabs, starfish and turtles. Visitors can see over 1,000 creatures in displays such as Nemo's Kingdom and Turtle Breeding.
The National Stud ToursThe National Stud is a stud farm that allows visitors to go behind the scenes of the horse racing industry. Visitors can see newborn foal and see where the stallions live.
The Natural History MuseumThe National History Museum in London is home to exhibitions on topics ranging from dinosaurs and bugs, to climate change and human evolution.
The Nautical MuseumThe Nautical Museum on the Isle of Man is dedicated to the discovery of an 18th century yacht named Peggy. Visitors can learn about the yacht's history and look at model boats and fishing equipment.
OceanariumOceanarium is a marine park in Bournemouth and is home to fish from all over the world. Visitors can see pirahna from the Amazon, coral fish from the Great Barrier Reef and creatures from the deep Abyss.
Osborne HouseOsborne House is the former home of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert on the Isle of Wight. Visitors can take a tour of the house or take a ride in a horse-drawn carriage in the surrounding gardens.
The Observatory Science CentreThe Observatory Science Centre is full of hands-on science exhibits - set among the domes and telescopes of a world famous astronomical observatory.
The Old Grammar SchoolThe Old Grammar School is a museum based in a building that dates back to around 1200AD. Visitors can learn about what school life was like for Victorian children.
The Old House of KeysThe Old House of Keys on the Isle of Man is the former home of the Manx Parliament. Visitors can discover how democracy developed on the Isle of Man and see the restored debating chamber.
Paradise Wildlife ParkParadise Wildlife Park in Hertfordshire is home to over 400 animals including reptiles, sloths, snow leopards and cheetahs.
Peel CastlePeel Castle is a castle on the Isle of Man that was originally constructed by Vikings. Visitors can climb to the top of the Gatehouse Tower and discover treasures that have been found on the site.
Pendennis CastlePendennis Castle was built in 1539 for King Henry VIII as a response to the threat of invasion from France and Spain. Visitors can see the castle and its surrounding grounds. The site is currently in the ownership of English Heritage.
PlantasiaPlantasia is home to insects, reptiles, fish and monkeys to bananas, pineapple plants, prickly cacti and giant bamboo.
Porthcurro Telegraph MuseumPorthcurro Telegraph Museum is a museum in Cornwall with a varied collection of equipment designed for telegraphy. Visitors can learn about the history of telegraphy in Britain.
Portsmouth Historic DockyardWith 800 years of history and encompassing the National Museum of the Royal Navy, Action Stations and Harbour Tours, there's plenty to see and do at Portsmouth historic Dockyard. Situated within a working Naval Base, the Historic Dockyard is the only place in the world to see the Royal Navy past, present and future – including HMS Victory, HMS Warrior (1860) and the brand new Mary Rose Museum.
Quarry Bank Mill And Styal Country ParkQuarry Bank Mill & Styal Country Park is a preserved textile mill from the Industrial Revolution and is now a museum of the cotton industry. Visitors can watch demonstrations on how cotton was processed into cloth and expolore the surrounding garden and caves.
Ravenglass and Eskdale RailwayAt Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway you can journey for seven miles from the coastal village of Ravenglass through two huge valleys to the foot of England's highest mountains.
Rhyl SeaQuarium The SeaQuarium in Rhyl North Wales offers visitors an insight into the world beneath the waves, showcases a range of species from around the world in 8 different zones with over 30 exhibits including wonderful Jellyfish, friendly rays and other creatures that can be found swimming around the British Isles.
Ripley's Believe It or Not!Ripley's Believe It or Not! contains weird artifacts and objects from around the world that were collected during the 1900s. Visitors can see objects such as shrunken heads, dinosaur eggs and a giant megladon shark jaw.
Rockingham CastleRockingham Castle is a former royal castle in Rockingham Forest, Northamptonshire. Visitors can explore the castle and enjoy views of the Welland Valley below.
Roman Baths - BathThe Roman Baths in Bath is a well-preserved public bathing site from Roman times with four main features: the Sacred Spring, the Roman Temple, the Roman Bath House and the Museum which houses artefacts from the Roman period.
Roman Vindolanda And Army MuseumRoman Vindolanda and Roman Army Museum is a Roman fort and settlement near Hadrian's Wall. Visitors can see the Vindolanda Writing Tablets and watch live archaeology during the summer months.
Rushen AbbeyRushen Abbey is a historical site where monks used to live in the 12th century. Visitors can explore the abbey, learn calligraphy and dress up as monks.
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story CentreThe Roald Dahl Museum is dedicated to the life of Roald Dahl, author of children's books such as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. The museum is based in the house where Roald Dahl lived for 36 years and offers regular workshops and events to improve creativity and writing skills.
The Royal PavilionThe Royal Pavilion is a former royal residence located in Brighton. It was originally built in 1787 as a seaside home for George, Prince of Wales and the interior decoration was heavily influenced by Chinese art. Visitors can see inside the pavillion.
SEA LIFE CentresDiscover a magical underwater world filled with a dazzling array of amazing creatures. Every step will reveal something new, from a face to face encounter with sharks to a hands-on rock pool experience.
SeaquariumSeaquarium houses some of the most venomous fish in the oceans, such as the Stonefish and Moray eels. See Pufferfish and watch as the Piranhas devour their food within seconds.
Seven StoriesAt Seven Stories visitors of all ages can journey into the world of children’s books where magical words and pictures are the inspiration for exhibitions, storytelling, learning activities and events.
Shakespeare's BirthplaceShakespeare's Birthplace is a restored 16th century house in Warwickshire where England's most famous playwright, William Shakespeare, grew up. Visitors can take a tour of the house and learn about Shakespeare's childhood years.
Shakespeare’s Globe Exhibition The Shakespeare’s Globe Exhibition takes visitors on a tour of the Globe Theatre, which is where William Shakespeare's plays are performed. Visitors can learn about the Globe's history and about Shakespeare himself.
Smeaton's TowerSmeaton's Tower is a lighthouse in Plymouth, built in 1759. The lighthouse has been restored and visitors can climb its 93 steps to see the lantern room and the view of Portsmouth.
St Paul's CathedralSt Paul's Cathedral is one of the most famous buildings in London. Visitors can explore the cathedral and learn about its history.
St TiggywinklesSt. Tiggywinkles is an animal sanctuary in Buckinghamshire that takes care of animals that cannot be returned to the wild. Visitors can see the thousands of orphaned birds, hedgehogs and other animals that the centre cares for every year.
StonehengeStonehenge is a collection of ancient stone circles in the South of England. Visitors can learn about the mysteries surrounding Stonehenge and see other prehistoric monuments on the same site. The site is currently in the ownership of English Heritage.
Stowe Landscape GardensStowe Landscape Gardens can be found at Stowe House, a country house in Buckinghamshire. Visitors can explore the gardens and the valleys and lakes in the grounds.
Sudeley Castle And GroundsVisitors to Sudeley Castle and Grounds can explore the castle, play in an outdoor adventure playground and spot pheasants in the castle's gardens.
The Stratford Butterfly FarmThe Stratford Butterfly Farm is a leafy tropical environment contained within large greenhouses. Visitors can see free flying butterflies, birds, fish and insects living in glass displays.
Thackray MuseumThackray Museum is a museum of the history of medicine in Leeds. Visitors can explore 'Life in Victorian Leeds', a reproduction of sights, sounds and smells from 1842.
Thorpe ParkThorpe Park is home to the UK’s first winged rollercoaster, THE SWARM and five water rides that will provide thrills for the whole family.
Tolgus TinTolgus Mill in Cornwall is an authentic mill that processed tin ore for hundreds of years. Visitors can see the machines used in the process including shaking tables, water wheels, dipper wheels and the slime pits.
Tower of LondonTower of London is a castle on the River Thames in London that is famous for housing the Crown Jewels. Originally built in 1078, the Tower is now a tourist attraction where visitors can see the jewels as well as chambers used by former kings and queens of England.
Trago Mills Model RailwayTrago Mills Model Railway is one of the largest OO gauge model railways in the UK, situated within the Leisure Park at Trago Mills shopping centre.
Twycross ZooTwycross Zoo has over 1,000 animals on show including Bornean orangutans, Asian elephants, bearded dragons and leopards. Visitors can watch feedings and join in on different activities throughout the year.
Ullswater SteamersUllswater Steamers are boats that provide cruises on Ullswater Lake in England's Lake District. Visitors can combine a trip on one of the steamers with a walk in the surrounding valley.
Ulster Folk and Transport MuseumUlster Folk & Transport Museum is home to examples of transport from over 100 years ago. Visitors can climb aboard steam locomotives and look at horse-drawn carriages, electric trams, motorbikes, fire-engines and vintage cars.
Unicorn TheatreThe Unicorn Theatre is a producer of professional theatre for children. It produces performances and workshops specifically tailored to children.
The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust ArundelArundel Wetland Centre is home to kingfishers, water voles and hundreds of wildfowl. Visitors can explore the landscapes and wetland habitats where the wildlife live.
The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Castle EspieAt Castle Espie you can see a mix of restored lagoons, woodland walks, grassland, salt marshes and reed beds already populated with Ireland’s largest collection of water-birds.
The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust LlanelliThe Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Llanelli is home to many hundreds of wild and resident species. Explore the site by bicycle or, in the warmer months, take a jungle explorer-style tour by canoe.
The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust LondonAt The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust London you can spot wildlife, such as kingfishers and bitterns and explore attractions that include our 'bird airport' observatory, bat house and adventure playground.
The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Martin MereAt the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Martin Mere there are wild ducks, geese and swans in their thousands offering spectacular aerial displays, all year round the centre is home to resident water birds, otters and beavers.
The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust SlimbridgeThe Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Slimbridge is a safe home for the world’s largest collection of swans, ducks, flamingos and geese. Many of the species you’ll see are rare or endangered.
The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust WashingtonThe Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Washington has a varied landscape of wetlands, meadows and woodlands. It is home to ducks, geese, waders, flamingos, cranes, herons, frogs and bats.
The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust WelneyThe Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Welney has vast flocks of wetlands wildlife to spot throughout the year - including summer waders, dragonflies and avocets – and walks along the Ouse Washes.
Warwick CastleImmerse yourself in a thousand years of jaw dropping history - where princesses are pampered, witches haunt the dank dungeons and battling warriors clash! Explore never-before-seen rooms as Warwick Castle opens up four centuries of secret stories in ‘Unlocked’. Discover tales of battle, power struggles and hauntings!
West Midlands Safari and Leisure ParkWest Midlands Safari and Leisure Park is home to a 4-mile safari that contains around 600 animals from around the world, including wallabies and lions.
Western ApproachesWestern Approaches (Liverpool's Secret Underground Headquarters) was once a top-secret nerve centre in 1940s wartime Britain. The Headquarters is made up of an intricate labyrinth of rooms which visitors can walk around.
Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure ParkTake a fascinating journey above and below the ocean. Enjoy a face-to-face encounter with sharks, a hands-on rock pool experience and amazing 360º panoramic views of Weymouth Bay, Portland and the Jurassic Coast from 53 metres above the ground.
Whitby AbbeyWhitby Abbey is a ruined Benedictine abbey in North Yorkshire. Visitors can discover the long history of the Abbey and the daily life of the monks who once lived there. The site is currently in the ownership of English Heritage.
Wildwood TrustWildwood Trust is home to over over 300 British animals set in 40 acres of woodland. Visitors can a variety of wildlife including wolves, bison, wild boar, badgers and beavers.
Willows and Wetlands Visitor CentreWillows and Wetlands Visitor Centre has exhibits about willow growing, basket making and a display highlighting the importance of water in shaping the Somerset Levels.
Wimbledon Lawn Tennis MuseumThe Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum is the largest tennis museum in the world and is home to memorabilia from famous tennis players past and present. Visitors to the museum can see the Championship Trophies, and see over 15,000 objects that tell the story of Lawn Tennis.
Wimpole HallWimpole Hall is a country house in Cambridgeshire. The grounds of the house are home to lakes, a church, a stable block and a farm where visitors can join in with farm activities such as grooming the donkeys and watching animal bath time.
Woburn Safari Park and Woburn AbbeyWoburn Safari Park is a safari park in Bedforshire. Visitors to the park can drive through the large animal exhibits, which contain species such as white rhino, elephants, tigers and black bears.
Wookey Hole CavesWookey Hole Caves is a show cave in the village of Wookey Hole in Somerset. As well as exploring the caves, visitors can go to Dinosaur Valley, Magical Mirror Maze, the Clown Museum and the Pirate Play Area. The caves are also known as the home to the mythical Witch of Wookey.
World of GlassThe World of Glass in St. Helen's presents the history of glass from 500BC to the present day. Visitors can watch live glassblowing demonstrations and explore the underground tunnels beneath the Victorian Cone House – home to the world’s first continuous glass production tank.
World of James HerriotThe World of James Herriot is a museum in North Yorkshire where visitors can learn about the life and books of the famous vet and author James Herriott.
World Rugby MuseumThe World Rugby Museum is based at Twickenham, the home of England rugby. Visitors to the museum can look at a large collection of rugby memorabilia and learn about the history of the game.
The York DungeonThe York Dungeons take you on a journey through York's dark past and introduces you to a number of gruesome characters.
Yorkshire Museum of FarmingThe Yorkshire Museum of Farming has a large collection of artefacts that illustrate the history of farm mechanisation. Events throughout the year allow visitors to learn how sheep, pigs, cowas and other farm animals are cared for.
ZSL London ZooZSL London Zoo is the world's oldest scientific zoo. Today it houses a collection of 755 species of animals, with 16,802 individuals, making it one of the largest collections in the United Kingdom.