Explore our City and area
There are so many attractions and activities in the area we can’t possibly list them all but some of the most popular are
One the most important archaeological sites in Britain and a constant source of fascination.
One of England’s most beautiful Cathedrals with the tallest spire in the country a Close described by writer Bill Bryson as "the single most beautiful structure in England and the Close around it the most beautiful space". It is also home to the best surviving original copy of Magna Carta.
Just on the edge of the city the is the original site of the city with its Norman fort and the footprints of the first two cathedrals.
A wonderful museum in the close telling the history of the city and the area.
Home of the Earl and Countess of Pembroke Wilton is a lovely stately home and garden only 15 minutes drive from us.
Another henge but with a small village in it and you can walk right up to the stones!
Beautiful grounds with a national collection of roses
National Gardens Scheme www.ngs.org.uk
Many lovely gardens in Wiltshire, Hampshire and Dorset open during the year
The home of the Army Air Corps with a great museum showing Army flying from the beginning.
Concerts and entertainment of all kinds.
Theatre, events and workshops.