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VistEngland VAQAS

Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6EX, Tel: 01702 212511, Email, www.southendmuseums.co.uk

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.

Grosvenor Casino

Church Road, Southend-On-Sea, Essex, SS1 2AL, Tel: 01702 411610, Email, www.grosvenorcasinos.com

Our Southend casino is a stylish and intimate venue, where you can enjoy the thrill of gaming and much more.

RSPB Wallasea Island
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Creeksea Ferry Road, Essex, SS4 2HD, Tel: 01268 498620, Email, www.rspb.org.uk/wallaseaisland

Wallasea Island Wild Coast project is a landmark conservation and engineering scheme for the 21st century, on a scale never before attempted in the UK and the largest of its type in Europe.

The Genting Club

Western Esplanade, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend, Essex, UK, Tel: 01702 352919, www.gentingcasinos.co.uk/maxims/casino

For one of the ultimate nights out in Southend visit The Genting Club. Offering all of your favourite casino games.

Rendezvous Casino Southend

Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 2ZG, Tel: 01702 668623, Email, www.rendezvouscasino.com/southend/home

One stop entertainment venue. Buzzing casino, popular Elements Restaurant and private dining room offering international cuisine, ideal for all occasions from intimate dinners to corporate functions.

Old House

South Street, Rochford, Essex, SS4 1BW, Tel: 01702 318014, Email, www.rochford.gov.uk

The Old House in Rochford was built in 1270. It's a real gem in the District's crown and a must see for everyone.

Rayleigh Mount

Rayleigh, Essex, SS6 7HQ, Tel: 01376 562226, Email, www.nationaltrust.org.uk/rayleigh-mount/

The former site of the Doomsday castle erected by Sweyn of Essex.

RSPB Bowers Marsh
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Chruch Road, Bowers Gifford, Essex, SS13 2HG, Tel: 01268 498620, Email, www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/b/bowersmarsh

Bowers Marsh is an ancient landscape alive with the sights and sounds of wildlife. This grazing marsh has played a vital role in the lives of people and wildlife for centuries.

Prittlewell Priory Museum

Priory Park, Victoria Avenue, Southend, Essex, SS2 6NB, Tel: 01702 342878, www.southendmuseums.co.uk

Well preserved 12th Century Priory housing a museum of the Priory's history.

Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park

Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park, B1013, Cherry Orchard Way, Rochford, Essex, SS4 1PN, Tel: 01702 318111, Email

Situated in the rolling countryside of the Roach Valley, the 200 acre country park makes the most of it's setting with a mix of open grassland, woodland, a lake, and a network of paths & bridleways.

Focal Point Gallery

The Forum, Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1NB, Tel: 01702 534108, Email, www.focalpoint.org.uk

Photographic gallery offering high calibre exhibitions of a regional, national and international nature. Guided tours by prior arrangement. Please call or check our website for details of our current exhibition.

Southchurch Hall Museum
VistEngland VAQAS

Southchurch Hall Close, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 2TE, Tel: 01702 467671, www.southendmuseums.co.uk

Southchurch Hall museum is housed in the half-timbered medieval manor house, which dates to the early 14th century.