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Swindon Sights and Landmarks Guide, United Kingdom


Swindon, UK - Sights: Make Sure You Visit Wonderful Sights While In Swindon

Presently, the town is known to have some of the best leisure, shopping and entertainment facilities.

Swindon also has a great number of tourist attractions that make it a good option for people, who plan to have a great holiday. The different places that should be visited while in Swindon include:

Swindon Museum & Art Gallery

The museum is known for exhibiting a wide range of displays that include displays belonging to geology, archaeology and the local history. By visiting the museum, people can get to know about the history of Swindon from the Jurassic age, the time when it was a part of the Roman Empire and also the recent history of the town.

Cricklade Museum

The Cricklade Historical Society is known for establishing this museum. In spite of being very small in size, this museum happens to be popular tourist attraction. It is known to house over eight thousand items.

Kelmscott Manor

This manor used to be the country home of the famous British artist, architect and writer, William Morris. It houses a collection of the furniture, carpets, textiles and ceramics that belonged to this famous person.

Great Western Maze

The Great Western Maze is an excellent destination that you can visit while in Swindon. There are acres of maze that will allow visitors to have a great time walking through it. It includes two mazes: Swindon maze and Bath maze.

Lydiard House

This house is a great tourist spot in Swindon that actually was the family home of the Viscount Bollingbroke. It is right now owned by the Swindon Borough Council, which has opened it as a public museum.

Stanton Park

There are many parks that are located in Swindon. Stanton Park happens to be the best of the lot. The park allows visitors to get a great experience enjoying its wilderness and tranquility.

Barbury Castle Country Park

The park is situated on the site that has a hill fort, which belonged to the Iron Age. It is also noticed to have Celtic field systems and flint workings that belonged to the 18th and 19th century.

All these tourist spots make Swindon a great place to visit while in UK.

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