Things to do

Whilst you stay with Alexandra House, there are plenty of exciting things to do in the local area. From family attractions, thrill seeker adventures, historical landmarks and shopping centres, you won’t be stuck for ideas. Use our filter to select the type of local attraction, or view all our listings below.

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The Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT)

Outdoor Attraction | 19.8 Miles from Alexandra House

Join the world’s largest military airshow; The Royal International Air Tattoo.

 

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Coate Water

Parks & Gardens | 4.8 Miles from Alexandra House

If you’re a fan of stunning lakes, Coate Water is the ideal Swindon attraction for you.

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Mouldon Hill Country Park

Parks & Gardens | 9.2 Miles from Alexandra House

Mouldon Hill Country Park is a truly breathtaking day out. It contains a 100-metre gill over the River Ray which is a fantastic sight to see.

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Avebury Stone Circle

Historical Landmark | 10.2 Miles from Alexandra House

A place of spiritual importance, this is the largest stone circle in Britain. This is a breathtaking place to visit if you’re in Swindon.

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Lydiard Park

Parks & Gardens | 8.1 Miles from Alexandra House

Lydiard Park is a stunning place to visit, with over 260 acres of beautiful parkland.

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Roves Farm

Family Friendly | 12.6 Miles from Alexandra House

If you’re taking little ones on holiday, Roves Farm is the ideal place to go. A fantastic agricultural attraction with plenty of exciting play areas.

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Richard Jefferies Museum

Cultural | 5.7 Miles from Alexandra House

The Wiltshire countryside is stunning, and what better way to celebrate than visiting the Richard Jefferies Museum.

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Stanton Country Park

Parks & Gardens | 10.5 Miles from Alexandra House

Stanton Country Park is a stunning day out for all the family. Enjoy the tranquil peace and quiet of nature in a 185-hectare country park with meadows and an expansive fish pond.

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Swindon and Cricklade Railway

Outdoor Attractions | 13.5 Miles from Alexandra House

Swindon and Cricklade Railway is a great day out in Swindon for all the family. Having both steam and diesel locomotives, this attraction typically runs on weekends.

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Swindon Museum and Art Gallery

Cultural | 4.3 Miles from Alexandra House

There’s so much to see at Swindon Museum and Art Gallery, including temporary shows and exhibitions depending on the season.

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STEAM Museum of the Great Western Railway

Cultural | 6.3 Miles from Alexandra House

Featuring the Isambard Kingdon Brunel, the engineer who designed the railway and its infrastructure, this is a must see attraction.

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