THINGS TO DO.

From museums to entertainment your essential guide to the very best things to do in and around Swindon.

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DAYS OUT.

From family days out to shopping trips, if you are planning on visiting Swindon, then we’ve got great itineraries for you.

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SWINDON IS A TOWN FULL OF
HISTORY & INNOVATION.

‘Expect the unexpected’ - Swindon is one of the South West’s best kept secrets, a thriving and diverse modern town that is full of hidden gems. Swindon offers a superb range of entertainment, leisure and accommodation for visitors of all kinds, with something for every budget - from five star breaks to budget days out. Swindon is an easy to reach destination for people visiting the South West or holidaying in the West Country - some 30 miles from Bath and Oxford, and just 16 miles from Cirencester, the capital of the Cotswolds.

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NEWS.

Visit Swindon’s Updated Directory is Up and Running

Visit Swindon’s updated directory is a one-stop showcase of all the great things on offer for visitors to Swindon.

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MORE THAN 100 SWINDON RESTAURANTS PARTICIPATING IN ‘EAT OUT TO HELP OUT’ INITIATIVE

An 8oz prime rib eye steak for £11 at The Weighbridge Steakhouse Bar on Penzance Drive. Pan-fried sea bass for £7.99 at Kenzo 72 on Goodwin Court. Spaghetti della casa for £6.47 at La Carbonara in Westcott Place...

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SWINDON'S TUPPENNY PUB OPENS FOR 'SUPER SATURDAY'

It has been dubbed ‘Super Saturday’ or England's ‘Independence Day’ – this Saturday, July 4, is the day lockdown begins to end for millions of expectant Brits.

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EVENTS
IN SWINDON.

Fame The Musical

Fame The Musical

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Uffington White Horse Show 2020

Uffington White Horse Show 2020

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Swindon Railway Festival

Swindon Railway Festival

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Things to do
in Swindon.

Your essential guide to the very best things to do in and around Swindon.

STEAM MUSEUM OF THE GWR

Swindon is the town that was built on steam, and this award-winning museum has the trains and social history displays to set the pulse racing. 

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Richard Jefferies Museum

RICHARD JEFFERIES MUSEUM

Set in the grounds of a 17th-century thatched cottage, there is a packed programme of activities at this museum dedicated to the nature writer, Richard Jefferies.

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MUSEUM OF COMPUTING

Visit the first museum in the UK dedicated exclusively to the history of computing and digital development.

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Swindon Museum and Art Gallery

SWINDON MUSEUM & ART GALLERY

Discover one of Swindon’s hidden gems, a museum that offers an outstanding collection of modern art and fascinating glimpse into local history.

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