Tourist attractions and activities

The London Eye

A great tourist attraction or activity can often make the perfect holiday. Enjoy England has compiled a comprehensive list of every theme park, landmark, museum, national park and activity in England. So if you're stuck for things to do or a day out in any of the English counties, give our search facility on the left a try.

For further inspiration why not read where we have been for our holidays and other peoples comments on the Enjoy England blog.

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Alton Towers

Alton Towers

Adrenaline-fuelled mayhem and a huge selection of kiddie-friendly rides, thee's a good reason Alton Towers is the UK's most popular family theme park.

Buckingham Palace

The Royal Guard of Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace is The Queen's official residence situated in the heart of London - its 19 State Rooms are open to visitors throughout the summer.

Monkey World


This internationally acclaimed rescue centre is home to over 230 primates, which we're pretty sure includes more than a few cheeky monkeys.

Large Visitor Attraction of the Year

The Children are having a whale of a time on the adventure playground, Granny is enjoying a cup of tea and a slice of cake, gazing at the parterre and  Capibility Brown Landscape, while Mum and Dad gaze at the Grand Master art on the State Floor of the house.  Uncle John is exploring the Himalayan Garden down by the lake.  All are looking forward to the open air theatre in front of the House this evening.

Large visitor attractions that go that extra mile to ensure their visitors have a really enjoyable experience.

Small Visitor Attraction of the Year

Explore the Gardens, climb the Castle Tower and admire the vistas.

Small visitor attractions that go the extra mile in ensuring you have a great time when you visit.

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