Places to visit in Swindon this summer

Places to visit in Swindon

Situated amongst acres of countryside, Swindon is a beautiful town with several equally amazing places that are definitely worth seeing this summer. Here are just a small number of places to suit all different tastes.

Swindon Designer Outlet

If you’re a self-confessed shopaholic, visiting Swindon Designer Outlet is an absolute must. This outlet boasts over 100 designer stores, including firm favourites Jack Wills and Converse. For the children, there is a Build-A-Bear Workshop Outlet, as well as a Cadbury store which will sell all their favourite sweet treats.

Steam Museum of the Great Western Railway

Located in the heart of the former Swindon rail works, the steam museum is the perfect family-friendly attraction, whatever the weather. Here you will learn all about the fascinating history of the Great Western Railway, which was considered one of the world’s most advanced networks. The museum also has a shop and café on-site, making it an ideal day out with options to entertain absolutely everyone.

Wyvern Theatre and Arts Centre

For lovers of theatre and culture, Wyvern Theatre and Arts Centre holds a variety of different events that can be enjoyed by people of all ages. Listings include family fun days, magic shows and music tributes. You can also make your money go further by becoming a ‘Friend of Swinton Theatres’, enabling you to receive exclusive discounts on ticket prices and food, as well as priority access to ticket sales, to name just a few benefits.

The world really does become your oyster when you have access to a car, so if you want to enjoy the variety of places in the close vicinity of Swindon, contact United-Cars today. We offer a private car hire service that operates 24/7, enabling you to really make the most of this summer.