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Winchester Discovery Centre

Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB

Royal Botanic Garden

Arboretum Place, Edinburgh, EH3 5LR

Just one mile from the city centre, this idyllic oasis of greenery covers over 70 acres and features horticultural specimens from around the world. Among these, the Scottish Heath Garden and the Rock Garden are fantastic examples of conservation and…


Heritage Centre, Roe Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6UT

National Trust: Acorn Bank And Watermill

Temple Sowerby, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 1SP

Clumber Park

The Estate Office, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S80 3AZ
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The Grand Pavilion

South Parade, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, DE4 3NR

The Grand Pavilion Matlock Bath was built in 1910 to entertain and shelter tourists; up to 17 excursion trains a day came to Matlock Bath, which has one of the longest station platforms in the region as a result.

The Landmark Trust

Shottesbrooke Park, Broadmoor Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 3SW

The Marjorie And Arnold Ziff Community Centre

311 Stonegate Road, Leeds, LS17 6AZ

Tennent Caledonian Breweries

Wellpark Brewery, 161 Duke Street, Glasgow, G31 1JD

Produced since 1885 at Glasgow’s Wellpark Brewery, on the banks of the Molendinar Burn, Tennent’s lager is by far the biggest-selling lager in the Scottish market. Beer has been made on the site since 1556, making it Glasgow’s longest continually active…

Abbey House

Kirk Street, Culross, Fife, KY12 8JB
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The Cocoabean Company Chocolate Factory

Ashland, Twynholm, Dumfries and Galloway, DG6 4NP

Devoted to chocolate, Cocoabean have made a children's paradise out of their factory. It's a win win for kids and parents: chocolate workshops get little ones fired up on sugar, then free entry to the extensive play area with the ticket price gives them…

The Cuming Museum

Old Walworth Town Hall, 151 Walworth Road, London, SE17 1RS

de Havilland Aircraft Museum Trust

Salisbury Hall, London Colney, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL2 1BU

Edinburgh Dungeon

31 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1QB

Tucked away behind Waverley Station, the Edinburgh Dungeon is a gruesome entertainment venue that allows visitors to experience the murkier side of Edinburgh’s history. Among the attractions are 11 actor-led shows and two rides: one simulating a…

English Heritage: Milton Mausoleum

6, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG22 0PJ
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Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery

University of Glasgow, 82 Hillhead Street, Glasgow, G12 8QQ

Scotland’s oldest public museum, founded in 1807, houses collections relating to science, medicine, archaeology, geology and more, as well as art by Charles Rennie Mackintosh (including The Mackintosh House – the reassembled interior of his home) and…

Pollok House

Pollok Country Park, 2060 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G43 1AT

One of the most elegant 18th century buildings in the country, this historic house features one of the best collections of Spanish art in the UK from the collection of Sir William Stirling Maxwell. From April until the end of October the house comes to…

The Real Mary King's Close

2 Warriston's Close, High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1PG

Beneath the Royal Mile lies a warren of hidden closes where citizens of Edinburgh lived, worked and died in the 16th and 17th centuries. Tours in these subterranean chambers are led by guides in the character of real people who lived in the close. There…

Riverside Museum

100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow, G3 8RS

Scotland's new Museum of Transport and Travel was completed in 2011. The award-winning building by Zaha Hadid houses over 3000 objects, from bicycles and cars to a 100-ton Class 15F steam engine, built in Glasgow for South African Railways. With many…

Royal Observatory

Blackford Hill, Edinburgh, EH9 3HJ

The Royal Observatory sits on top of Blackford Hill, south of Edinburgh’s city centre. Alongside the visitor centre, which allows the general public to use the Victorian telescope dome facilities, the site accommodates a university astronomy research…

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Ulster Museum

Botanic Gardens, Belfast, County Antrim, BT9 5AB

Wetlands Animal Park

Sutton Cum Lound, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 8SB

Argyll's Lodging

Castle Wynd, Stirling, Trossachs, FK8 1EJ

Aston Springs Farm

Mansfield Road, Aston, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S26 5PQ

Buckinghamshire County Museum

Church Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 2QP