Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England

33 reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England
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Coate Water Park
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Coate Water Park
Coate Water Country Park has a 56-acre reservoir built in the 1820s as a headwater tank for the Wiltshire and Berkshire Canal.

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Centre Parcs Longleat Forest
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Centre Parcs Longleat Forest

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Stonehenge
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Stonehenge
Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument located in Wiltshire, England, about 2 miles (3 km) west of Amesbury and 8 miles (13 km) north of Salisbury. One of the most famous sites in the world, Stonehenge is the remains of a ring of standing stones set within earthworks. It is in the middle of the most dense complex of Neolithic and Bronze Age monuments in England, including several hundred burial mounds.

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Salisbury Cathedral
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Salisbury Cathedral

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West Kennet Long Barrow

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The Rifles Museum

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Avebury
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Avebury
Avebury is a Neolithic henge monument containing three stone circles, around the village of Avebury in Wiltshire, in southwest England. One of the best known prehistoric sites in Britain, it contains the largest stone circle in Europe.

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Great Coxwell Barn

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Lydiard Park
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Lydiard Park
Lydiard Park is a beautiful historic estate on the western edge of Swindon, with the Palladian House, Church and Walled Garden, set in 260 acres of parkland.

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Old Sarum

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Corsham Court
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Corsham Court
his privately owned historic house, with its significant art collection, is open to visitors - Located in Corsham and sign posted off the A4 some 4.5 miles west of Chippenham (Junction 17 off M4) in North Wiltshire, the house and gardens are well worth a visit. http://www.corsham-court.co.uk

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Dundas Aqueduct
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Dundas Aqueduct
Dundas Aqueduct carries the Kennet and Avon Canal over the River Avon and the Wessex Main Line railway from Bath to Westbury, near Limpley Stoke in Wiltshire, England.

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Lack Abbey

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Wyvern Theatre
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Wyvern Theatre
Dance, comedy, drama and music venue with a 635-seat auditorium plus 2 bars, one with pre-show food.

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Marden Henge
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Marden Henge
Marden Henge is the largest Neolithic henge enclosure discovered to date in the United Kingdom. The monument is located in Marden, Wiltshire, situated within the Vale of Pewsey between the World Heritage sites of Avebury and Stonehenge.

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Museum of Computing
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Museum of Computing
See 70 years of computing progress. Colossus is open daily. The rest of the museum is open to the public on afternoons of Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, most bank holidays plus other times. Guided Tours usually Tuesdays. Educational and corporate groups any day by appointment.

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Longleat Safari Park
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Longleat Safari Park
Fantastic new attractions! Amazing new animals! And all the well-loved Longleat Adventure Park favourites too. Over 15 attractions to enjoy, all set within 900 acres of stunning ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped parkland.

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Cranbourne Chase

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Woodhenge
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Woodhenge
Woodhenge is a Neolithic Class II henge and timber circle monument located in the Stonehenge World Heritage Site in Wiltshire, England. It is 2 miles north-east of Stonehenge in the parish of Durrington, just north of Amesbury.

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The Salisbury Museum
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - The Salisbury Museum

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Crofton Pumping Station
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Crofton Pumping Station

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Wiltshire Museum
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Wiltshire Museum
The Wiltshire Museum, formerly known as Wiltshire Heritage Museum and Devizes Museum, is a museum, archive and library and art gallery in Devizes, Wiltshire, England.

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Museum of the Great Western Railway
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Museum of the Great Western Railway

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Swindon Art Gallery

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Science Museum at Wroughton

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Mompesson House
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Mompesson House
Elegant, 18th-century house with period furniture, an oak staircase and drinking glasses collection.

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Overton Hill

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Cotswold Water Park
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Cotswold Water Park

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Wilton House

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Stourhead
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Stourhead
Stourhead is a 1,072-hectare estate at the source of the River Stour near Mere, Wiltshire, England. The estate includes a Palladian mansion, the village of Stourton, gardens, farmland, and woodland.

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Bowood House
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Bowood House
Bowood is a grade I listed Georgian country house with interiors by Robert Adam and a garden designed by Lancelot "Capability" Brown. It is adjacent to the village of Derry Hill, halfway between Calne and Chippenham in Wiltshire, England.

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Buscot Park
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Buscot Park
Buscot Park is a country house at Buscot near the town of Faringdon in Oxfordshire. It was built in an austere neoclassical style between 1780 and 1783 for Edward Loveden Townsend.

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Castle Combe Circuit
Reasons to wend your way in Wiltshire, England - Castle Combe Circuit

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