Reasons to visit

Reasons to visit Buckinghamshire!

Reasons to visit Buckinghamshire!

There are dozens of reasons to love it here – check out a few of our favourites.

Bletchley Park

Bletchley Park

Bletchley Park is a vibrant heritage attraction that is open daily. Visitors can explore the iconic WW2 Codebreaking Huts and Blocks and marvel at the achievements of the codebreakers whose work helped shorten the war.

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

For a first class family day out, look no further than a Steaming Day at Buckinghamshire Railway Centre. Ride behind a real steam engine, take a trip on the ride-on miniature railway and spend some time in the visitor centre!

Chiltern Open Air Museum

Chiltern Open Air Museum

Chiltern Open Air Museum is a beautiful open air museum with an outstanding collection of historic buildings and a working traditional farm. The museum rescues threatened historic buildings, rebuilds and then preserves them.

Cliveden

Cliveden

Set high above the Thames with far-reaching views, Cliveden’s impressive gardens and majestic woodlands capture the grandeur of a bygone age. Follow in the footsteps of royalty as you explore the series of gardens.

Daws Hill Vineyard

Daws Hill Vineyard

Daws Hill Vineyard is an award-winning boutique English sparkling wine vineyard set in the heart of the Chilterns. Daws Hill specialise in White Brut and Rosé Sparkling wines, with a range of vintages available too.

Emberton Country Park

Emberton Country Park

Emberton Country Park is set in 200 acres of mature unspoilt parkland, you can enjoy wildlife, lakeside walks, play areas and camping all in a family friendly setting. The park has something for everyone to enjoy, all year round.

Hughenden Manor

Hughenden Manor

Hughenden Manor offers an insight into the charismatic personality and private life of the most unlikely Victorian Prime Minister, Benjamin Disraeli. You can browse among an extraordinary collection of personal memorabilia.

iPlayGolfUK

iPlayGolfUk

Test yourself against the world’s greatest golf courses at iPlayGolfUK, the UK’s largest golf simulator experience! From crazy golf to Open Championship and Ryder Cup venues, it offers over 70 world-class golf courses to play!

Leighton Buzzard Railway

Leighton Buzzard Railway

Leighton Buzzard Railway offers a 70-minute round trip from Page’s Park to Stonehenge Works, which is in the Bedfordshire countryside to the north of the town. The current track is just under three miles (4.8km) long.

MK Dons Football Club

MK Dons Football Club

MK Dons Football Club is a professional association football club based in the town of Milton Keynes who train and play their home games at Stadium MK. It’s first team plays in League One, the third tier of football.

Natural History Museum at Tring

Natural History Museum at Tring

The Natural History Museum at Tring houses one of the finest collections of stuffed mammals, birds, reptiles and insects in the UK. Oddities at the museum includes hybrids and examples of abnormal coloration.

Roald Dahl Village & Countryside Trails

Roald Dahl Village & Countryside Trails

Roald Dahl lived and wrote in Great Missenden for 36 years. The Roald Dahl Village & Countryside Trails help visitors to explore the local area and point out key sights that relate to Roald Dahl’s books and life.

Salter’s Steamers

Salter’s Steamers

Salter’s Steamers are a family firm that has provided first-class hospitality on the Royal River Thames for over 150 years. They offer a variety of hugely popular boat trips through some of the most beautiful scenery in England.

Stowe

Stowe

The scale and beauty of Stowe have attracted visitors for over 300 years. Picture-perfect views, winding paths, lakeside walks and temples create a timeless landscape, reflecting the changing seasons.

Taipan

Taipan

Taipan is based in the heart of Milton Keynes’ theatre district. The food combines high quality and the freshest of ingredients hand-picked by the chefs to create a very modern take on traditional Chinese dishes.

The Hand & Flowers

The Hand & Flowers

The Hand & Flowers is the only UK pub to be awarded two stars in the Michelin guide. Located in the beautiful Georgian town of Marlow, serving award-winning food in warm and welcoming surroundings.

The Roald Dahl Museum & Story Centre

The Roald Dahl Museum & Story Centre

The Roald Dahl Museum & Story Centre is an award-winning museum situated in the Buckinghamshire village where Roald Dahl lived and wrote for 36 years. It features three interactive galleries aimed at 6 to 12 year olds.

TheCentre:MK

TheCentreMK

TheCentre:MK is a stimulating, bustling regional shopping district situated in the heart of Milton Keynes, providing an exciting, dynamic and vibrant mix of retail, eating and civic spaces that link shopping to the rest of the city centre.

Waddesdon Manor

Waddesdon Manor was built in the 1870s for Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild to house his fantastic collection of 18th century decorative arts, this Renaissance-style château is the only one of its kind in Britain.

Xscape

Xscape

Xscape offers loads of unique and fun activities for all ages including Snozone, an indoor refrigerated ski slope, Airkix Indoor Skydiving, The Ellis Brigham Climbing Wall, Hollywood Bowl, Cineworld and many restaurants!