Things to do in the South East


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TheRoyal Pavilion isan exotic palacein the centre of Brighton with a colourful history. Built as a seaside pleasure palace for King George IV, this historic housemixes Regencygrandeur with the visual style of India and China.

Heritage Sites

The Undercliff Walk is a 4.5km path at the foot of the cliffs from Black Rock, Brighton to Saltdean. When it is open, this seafront route is popular with walkers and cyclists.

Heritage Sites

Brighton Palace Pier has been through the wars (literally) but at 1,722ft long and acknowledged as the finest pier ever built, we now offer traditional seaside balanced with the excitement and pace of the modern day.

Museums

Located in the Royal Pavilion garden, at the heart of the citys cultural quarter. Its diversecollections bring together the arts and history to tell stories about the city and the world we live in.

Siteseeing Tours

Take a voyage to the skies and see Sussex like never before. Visitors will glide up slowly to 450 feet in a futuristic glass viewing pod to enjoy breathtaking 360 degree views.

Cathedrals & Churches

Canterbury Cathedral is the Mother Church of the worldwide Anglican Communion and seat of the Archbishop of Canterbury. The Cathedral is both a holy place and part of a World Heritage Site.

Gardens

This is one of the citys showpiece gardens, admired and enjoyed by residents and visitors. The river, with its ever-present ducks and summertime punts, is just one of the features which makes Westgate Gardens special

Wildlife Parks

Now holding more species than any other zoo in Kent, including Big Cats, Reptiles, Penguins, various Primates and much more, offer a full package of fun for all the family to enjoy.

Wildlife Parks

Visit Howletts, Kent's original wildlife park, it's aunique adventure like no other! As were a conservation charity, your visit helps us toprotect wildlife here in the UK, which then enables us to send animals back to the wild.

Boat Tours

As one of Canterbury's main tourist attractions, the guided tour and ferry service provides both visitors and locals with a unique vantage point to some of Canterbury's most stunning and important architecture.

Villages
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The pretty and popular village of Bosham on Chichester Harbour in West Sussex, enjoyed by tourists, day trippers and, most of all sailors and yachtsmen, who benefit from good sailing in beautiful and historic surroundings.

Cathedrals & Churches

For 900 years Chichester Cathedral has welcomed visitors through its doors. Both ancient and modern in style, the Cathedral's original medieval features exist alongside world famous contemporary artworks. Free entry.

Gardens

Nestled at the foot of the South Downs, West Dean Gardens in West Sussex is one of the greatest restored gardens open to the public today.

Museums

Discover half a million years of art and archaeology, from Egyptian mummies to modern art, at the University of Oxford's Ashmolean Museum.

Libraries

he Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine Oxford Library (Wellcome Unit Library) is a specialist reference library which primarily supports the needs of the University's postgraduate students and researchers in the history of medicine.