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Places to see around Harlow.


Essex Outdoors - Harlow

Burnt Mill Lane, Harlow, Essex, CM20 2QS, Tel: 0845 200 4220, Email, www.essexoutdoors.com

Activities include archery, canoeing, high ropes, kayaking, mountain boarding, orienteering and problem solving. Now also features the largest climbing wall in the South East!

Gibberd Gallery
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Civic Centre, The Water Gardens, Harlow, Essex, CM20 1WG, Tel: 01279 446404, Email, www.gibberdgallery.co.uk

A permanent collection of 20th century British watercolours and drawings as well as a changing exhibition programme featuring the work of both local artists and artists of the world-renown.

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  • Rail station: Harlow (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
Harlow Museum

Muskham Road, Harlow, Essex, CM20 2LF, Tel: 01279 454959, Email, www.science-alive.co.uk

Harlow Museum is an oasis of tranquility, a centre for researchers, a family day out in the walled gardens and much more besides.

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  • Rail station: Harlow Town (1 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
Redwings Ada Cole Visitor Centre
VistEngland VAQASNorfolk Tourist Attractions Association member

Epping Road, Roydon, Nazeing, Essex, EN9 2DH, Tel: 0870 040 0033, Email, www.redwings.org.uk

Redwings Ada Cole is home to around 70 horses, ponies and donkeys. Visitors can enjoy walking tours and horse care demonstrations, followed by hot drinks and tasty bakes from the café.

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  • Rail station: Harlow (6 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
The Gibberd Garden

Marsh Lane, Gilden Way, Harlow, Essex, CM17 0NA, Tel: 01279 442112, Email, www.thegibberdgarden.co.uk

The Gibberd Garden is a tranquil, 7 acre garden, planned as a series of theatrical spaces, with a unique collection of sculpture – a garden to delight the senses and the mind.

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  • Rail station: Harlow Mill (2 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access

Parndon Wood Road, Harlow, Essex, CM19 4SF, Tel: 01279 430005, Email, www.visitharlow.com

Ancient woodland with a fine variety of birds, mammals and insects. Facilities include two nature trails with hides for observing wildlife and a study centre. School visits welcome by appt.

The Gallery at Parndon Mill

Parndon Mill Lane, off Elizabeth Way, Harlow, Essex, CM20 2HP, Tel: 01279 426042, Email, www.parndonmill.co.uk

The Gallery at Parndon Mill presents a series of exhibitions of fine art and crafts by
distinguished artists including those who have studios at Parndon Mill.