Top Holiday Attractions in England

Top holiday attractions in England

Whether you are looking for something to keep you, your partner or a group of friends entertained our selection of holiday attractions in England will give you some inspiration.

From thrills and spills at theme parks to the peace and relaxation of beautiful gardens there is something for everyone across England. The attraction listings include museums, country houses, castles, cathedrals, farms, zoos and so much more.

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Blackpool Sea Life Centre, Blackpool

Attractions in Lancashire

The Blackpool SEA LIFE centre houses around 50 varied displays including a vast ocean tank with one of the biggest collections of tropical sharks in Europe. New for this year, Scary Monsters is amazing new attraction that brings together some of the scariest-looking creatures of the deep; beasts from the icy depths that resemble giant insects, slimy and slithering things, bug-eyed beasties and animals that look like they've escaped from Sci-Fi monster movies or ancient myth and legend. Location: Blackpool (North West)


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Paultons Park, Romsey

Attractions in Hampshire

A family leisure park with more than 50 attractions for all ages, including big rides; little rides a museum and entertainment.


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Puzzlewood, Coleford

Attractions in Gloucestershire

This pre-Roman open-cast iron-ore mine is set in 14 acres of spectacular scenery. Pathways take you through deep ravines and passageways between moss-covered rocks, forming a very unusual maze. There is also an opportunity to meet the farm animals. More recently Puzzlewood has been used as a film location for TV shows such as Dr Who and Merlin.


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Tiggywinkles The Wildlife Hospital, Aylesbury

Attractions in Buckinghamshire

Did you know bread and milk is bad for hedgehogs? Come to the visitor centre to find out why and learn about the hundreds of sick animals the hospital cares for. Visit the gardens and wild areas to see some other permanent disabled residents (birds and badgers).


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How We Lived Then Museum of Shops, Eastbourne

Attractions in East Sussex

More than 100,000 exhibits of old shops, displays and room sets depicting 100 years of shopping and social history. Stroll through Victorian-styles streets and pay a visit to the grocer, chemist and many more.


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The Foundry Climbing Centre, Sheffield

Attractions in South Yorkshire

Providing an indoor climbing experience for visitors of all ages and abilities. Very popular so booking in advance is highly recommended.


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The Living Rainforest, Newbury

Attractions in Berkshire

Explore the rainforest without leaving the UK. The Living Rainforest is home to 700 species of plants and aminals. There is something for everyone including children's activities and art workshops.


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Isle of Wight Steam Railway, Ryde

Attractions in Isle of Wight

A 5 mile railway that uses Victoria and Edwardian locomotives and carriages. New carriages and wagon works, adapted to be wheelchair accessible. Take a ride behind one of their vintage steam locomotives for a special journey back in time.


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Living Coasts, Torquay

Attractions in Devon

Living coasts is an acquatic centre that focuses on the conversation of coastal and marine life around the world. It includes huge aviary that allows birds to fly free and so you can truly see coastal birds up close.


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Marwell Wildlife, Winchester

Attractions in Hampshire

A 100 acre park with more that 200 species of animals in large paddocks and thoughtfully designed enclosures. Come face to face with an Amur tiger and hear the jungle call of the gibbons. A visit to Marwell Wildlife is a chance to get up close to the wonders of the natural world and help save them.


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Attractions with Wheelchair Access

Most UK holiday attractions now offer suitable wheelchair access and you will find on our listings that we have indicated where we believe they are accessible. However you should check prior to departure with the attraction for your specific needs.

Pet/Dog Friendly Attractions

Many of the attractions are dog friendly and so we have indicated where we believe they are pet friendly. Again, please check prior to departure with the attraction to make sure as rules do change.

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