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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Parks & Gardens | 8.1 Miles from Alexandra House
Lydiard Park is a stunning place to visit, with over 260 acres of beautiful parkland.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.