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About

At the Visitor Information Centre we provide a wide range of services for residents and visitors alike, including:

Information on events, attractions and things to do. 

Booking agents for Kirby's and Cooks Coaches. 

Bookings for local events, boat and coach trips. 

Same day accommodation search and bookings. 

And much more besides, just give us a call, email, or pay us a visit in person to see how we can help you.

There is also a Gift Shop in the Visitor Information Centre selling an array or unique Pier gifts, confectionery, Tiptree products and souveniers of your trip.

We also have public toilets at the Pier entrance along with a refreshment kiosk.

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

COVID-19 Response

  • Clear signage
  • Contactless payment possible
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • Deep cleaning between visitors
  • Face mask essential (not provided)
  • Food available during COVID-19 restrictions
  • Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff
  • Queuing system
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands

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Map & Directions

Southend Visitor Information Centre

Type:Information Centre

Pier Entrance, Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1EE
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Call direct on:

Tel+44 (0)1702 215620

Opening Times

* Open daily 10:15am-5pm

What's Nearby

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