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CADW: Conwy Castle

Conwy, Gwynedd, LL32 8AY

Christ Church Picture Gallery

Oriel Square, Oxford, OX1 1DP

Christ Church is unique among the Oxford and Cambridge colleges in possessing an outstanding collection of Old Master paintings and drawings – some 300 paintings and almost 2000 drawings, housed in a purpose-built gallery of considerable architectural…


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

The Falkirk Wheel

Lime Road Tamfour Hill, Falkirk, FK1 4RS

Glasgow School of Art

167 Renfrew Street, Glasgow, G3 6RQ

Glasgow School of Art is Charles Rennie Mackintosh's greatest achievement and it continues to intrigue and inspire visitors from all over the world. Still a working art school, regular guided tours let you experience this famous and fascinating…

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Mills Observatory

Balgay Park, Glamis Road, Dundee, DD2 2UB

Mills Observatory is Britain’s first purpose-built public observatory and enjoys a magnificent woodland setting on the summit of Balgay Hill. Watch stars and planets through our telescopes, or admire the scenery with some spectacular treetop vistas…

People's Palace & Winter Gardens

Glasgow Green, Glasgow, G40 1AT

The People's Palace is Glasgow's museum of social history, with exhibits and displays telling the story of the city from 1750 to the present, and a programme of talks and activities. Next door the Winter Gardens house a variety of exotic plants, while…

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…

Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight Visitor Centre, RAF Coningsby

Dogdyke Road, Coningsby, Lincolnshire, LN4 4SY

Blaenavon World Heritage Centre

Church Road, Pontypool, Gwent, NP4 9AE
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Brenzett Aeronautical Museum, Brenzett

Ivychurch Road, Romney Marsh, Kent, TN29 0EE

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum

Stewart Park, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS7 8AT

Crossness Pumping Station

Belvedere Road, London, SE2 9AQ

English Heritage: Wall Roman Site (Letocetum) Baths & Museum

Watling Street, Wall, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14 0AW

English Heritage: Warkworth Castle And Hermitage

Morpeth, Northumberland, NE65 0UJ
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Glasgow Science Centre

50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow, G51 1EA

Situated on the site of the 1988 Garden Festival, Glasgow's £75 million Science Centre features hundreds of interactive exhibits. It also includes the ScottishPower Planetarium, Science Show Theatre, Climate Change Theatre and the 127m Glasgow Tower.

Harewood House

Harewood, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS17 9LG

Harrow Museum & Heritage Centre

Headstone Manor Pinner View, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 6PX

Helston Museum

Helston Museum, Market Place, Helston, Cornwall, TR13 8TH

Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre

East Kirkby Airfield, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, PE23 4DE
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National Mining Museum Scotland

Lady Victoria Colliery, Newtongrange, Midlothian, EH22 4QN

Just nine miles outside Edinburgh stands the Scottish Mining Museum at Newtongrange. The museum includes massive machinery exhibits, a hands-on operations centre as well as interactive displays, reconstructions, sound and visuals to describe the history…

National War Museum of Scotland

Edinburgh Castle, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 2NA

Located inside Edinburgh Castle, the museum explores over 400 years of the Scottish military experience. Exhibits include weapons and uniforms from various conflicts, a gallery of military paintings and recruitment posters, and occasional weekend events…

Northleach Parish Church

Mill End, Northleach, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 3HL

The magnificent ancient parish church of St Peter & St Paul in the small Cotswold town of Northleach is often known as 'The Cathedral of the Cotswolds'. The church, which was extensively remodelled during the 15th century, is acknowledged as one of…

Ragged School Museum

46-50 Copperfield Road, London, E3 4RR

Riddle's Court

322 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2PQ

Riddle’s Court is an A listed building located close to Edinburgh Castle. Dating from the late 16th century, it is one of the finest surviving merchant’s houses on the Royal Mile. The Scottish Historic Buildings Trust moved its offices into Riddle’s…