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Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre, Church Road, Layer-de-la-Haye, Colchester, Essex, CO2 0EU

tel: 01206 738172 

Join Essex Wildlife Trust at Abberton Reservoir and explore their Brambly hedge trail; find Wilfred with his catapult or look at Primrose's pretty bonnet.

 

Abbey Turning, Maldon, Essex, CM9 6LL

tel: 0333 013 2738

 
Clayhill View

Lower Burnham Road, Latchingdon, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 6HF

tel: 07771 995460

ln the heart of the Crouch Valley Region, commanding unrivaled views over the River Crouch Estuary and the tidal Bridgemarsh lsland.

 
Dedham Art & Craft Centre

High Street, Dedham, Essex, CO7 6AD

tel: 01206 322666

Dedham Art & Craft Centre is housed in a converted church in this popular village. The Centre exudes historic charm and is the perfect place to visit, shop and eat.

 
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre

Hornchurch Country Park, Squadron’s Approach, Hornchurch, RM12 6DF

tel: 01708 520364

Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre is situated in Hornchurch Country Park and has fantastic views over the Valley which gives it its name.

 
Naze Visitor Centre

Old Hall Lane, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex, CO14 8LE

tel: 01255 679379

The Centre is open all year round and houses an education room as well as a café and gift shop. There are a number of displays including fossil and geology displays and information regarding bird migration and sightings.

 
360 Play Basildon

Festival Leisure Park, Festival Way, Basildon, SS14 3WB

tel: 01908 670160

Somewhere to go whatever the weather and not just another indoor play centre, 360 Play is a revolution in family entertainment with indoor and outdoor rides, creative and imaginative play set around a 3 storey play frame.

 
Rotunda at Admirals Parks

Green Flag Award

Rainsford Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 2PL

tel: 01245 605566

A beautiful city centre park leading into Tower Gardens and West Park, Admirals is one of Chelmsford's most popular parks.

 
Adventure Island - Rage

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Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1EE

tel: 01702 443400

Adventure Island is the U.K's No.1 FREE ADMISSION Fun Park. Situated on Southend-on-Sea's famous seafront, we have over 40 fabulous rides and attractions including the outrageous RAGE roller coaster.

 
Alderford Street Watermill

Alderford Street, Sible Hedingham, Essex, CO9 3XH

tel: 0333 013 2738 

One of the most complete historic watermills in Essex with most of the original machinery. Restored working water wheel. Open weekends in spring and summer.

 
Andrews Park

Patching Hall Lane, Chelmsford, CM1 4BX

tel: 01245 605566

An attractive park area located along Patching Hall Lane, Andrews Park is a popular space for local residents, school children and visitors.

 
Aqua Springs

Cowdray Avenue, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1YH

tel: 01206 282010

The ultimate health spa experience. Providing you with a complete environment of rest and relaxation, to soothe, revitalise and transform. Try the range of beauty & relaxation treatments.

 
Audley End House and Gardens

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Audley End, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4JF

tel: 01799 522842

Step back in time and see Victorian life come to life before your eyes at Audley End House and Gardens. You can experience what life was like at one of England’s grandest stately homes.

 
Audley End Miniature Railway

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Audley End Road, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4JB

tel: 01799 510726

The Audley End Miniature Railway and Enchanted Fairy and Elf Walk is a family fun day out near Saffron Walden, Essex full of innocent fun and imagination

 
Windsurfing

Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 2YH

tel: 01702 612770

Beach Club on Thorpe Bay Beach is a Royal Yachting Association Training Centre and the only ‘Fast Forward’ windsurfing instruction centre in the eastern region.

 
Bedfords Park Visitor Centre

Bedfords Park, Broxhill Road, Havering-atte-Bower, Romford, Essex, RM4 1QH

tel: 01708 748646

The visitor centre is in the middle of the 215 acres of Bedfords Park, open 7 days a week 9-5, 9-4 in the winter. It has a gift shop, seating area and a small cafe offering refreshments.

 

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Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6EX

tel: 01702 212511

The gallery houses some 2,000 works, including works by Constable, Molenaer, Lear and Seago. The gallery also hosts temporary exhibitions and is the home of the Essex artists open exhibition.

 
Belfairs Woods by Gillian Crosby

Belfairs Woodland Centre, Eastwood Road North, Leigh-On-Sea, Essex, SS9 4LR

tel: 01702 477467

A modern, attractive and welcoming Visitor’s Centre set in the ancient Belfairs Woodland. We have a small café, an education facility and an interesting shop. We offer a number of walks, talks and events throughout the year.