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Sandford Park Cheltenham entrance

Sandford Park

Situated at the end of the High Street, Sandford Park is one of Cheltenham's lesser known treasures…

Free walking trail for children in Cheltenham

Hidden Cheltenham

The interactive Hidden Cheltenham trail will start on Monday July 20  and be available every day of…

The Neptune Fountain

The Neptune Fountain

The Neptune Fountain is worth a visit all year round; whether water flows from its faucets or not,…

CJP Cotswold Tours

CJP Cotswold Tours

With your own private tour guide, our tours of the northern and southern Cotswolds give you the…

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  1. Things to do outdoors in Cheltenham whilst lockdown measures are easing, outdoor places in Cheltenham, parks and gardens in Cheltenham, dog walks Cheltenham, street art tours in Cheltenham
  2. Parks & Gardens
    Take a look at the extensive parks & gardens in Cheltenham, which give the town its green and leafy reputation...
  3. Monster Hero Safari 2020

    Two new free trails will be run by Cheltenham BID throughout the summer – a new Monster Hero Safari trail and an enhanced Augmented Reality (AR) version of the Hidden Cheltenham Trail.

    19 Jun 2020
  4. Experience incredible street art from the Cheltenham Paint Festival year round!

    One of the many wonderful things about the Cheltenham Paint Festival is that you can enjoy the street art year round as shown in our video...

    11 Jun 2020
  5. Best picnic spots in Cheltenham

    To celebrate National Picnic Week we’ve shared a round up of the best picnic spots in Cheltenham and our favourite nearby cafes and delis which are open and serving tasty picnic treats...

    23 Jun 2020
  6. Bike rides Winchcombe from Cheltenham

    Cycling fans, Patrick and Sue, owners of the Number 8 Cheltenham, share their favourite Cotswolds and Cheltenham bike rides…

    11 Jun 2020
  7. Dog Walks Crickley Hill
    Our pick of the best dog walks in and around Cheltenham.  You’re never far from green space in Cheltenham. Our Regency town is home to many spectacular parks and gardens offering endless opportunities for great dog walks. Spectacular countryside also surrounds the town, making Cheltenham a 'pawfect' base for long rambles in the Cotswolds, along the Cotswolds Way and in neighbouring Gloucester and the Forest of Dean.
    1. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
  8. Top Seven Local Walks

    Beat the crowds and explore the natural beauty right on Cheltenham’s doorstep with these beautiful local walks...

    10 Jan 2019
  9. Linewood Wood

    To celebrate the places readers have discovered during the lockdown we’ve launching a new series, ‘Recommended by locals…’ starting with local mum Rachel who recommends Lineover Woods and Nottingham Hill. 

    11 Jun 2020
  10. Family Activities
    Looking for things to do with your kids? Check out the family-friendly activities in our Town...
  11. Adam Henson's Cotswold Farm Park
    Established in 1971 as the home of rare breed conservation, Cotswold Farm Park offers a fun-filled day out. Children can interact closely with the animals in the Touch Barn and there’s also a wildlife walk, adventure playground and farm safari.
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  12. Free trails to celebrate Cheltenham’s finest trees

    A series of free local tree trails have been designed to showcase some of Cheltenham’s most beautiful trees.

    25 Jun 2019
  13. Take part in a challenging outdoor adventure activity which is suitable for everyone to enjoy...
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  14. Sudeley Castle
    Award-winning gardens surrounding Castle and medieval ruins. Exhibitions, rare-breeds pheasantry, restaurant & cafe, adventure play area.
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  15. Featured in The Telegraph as one of the Great British Drives, The Romantic Road takes you on a drive through quintessentially English countryside,starting in Cheltenham.
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  16. Hollywood Bowl Cheltenham boasts 16 pre-bookable state-of-the-art bowling lanes including four VIP lanes.
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  17. The Everyman is Gloucestershire's theatre - and has been serving the county (and beyond) since 1891.
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  18. Mr Mulligan’s Lost World Golf in Cheltenham is our most extravagant venue to date, showcasing the wildest of adventures through the unknown elements of planet earth.
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  19. The impressive Bacon Theatre completed in 1991 and built to a very high standard, boasts excellent sightlines and state-of-the-art facilities...
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  20. This Regency terraced house where the composer of 'The Planets' was born, shows the 'upstairs downstairs' way of life in Victorian times...
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  21. Cheltenham has an outstanding museum and art gallery with a programme of exciting temporary exhibitions and permanent galleries. It is also the home of our Tourist Information Centre so do pop in if you are looking for some advice whether you are a visitor or local person wishing to discover something new about Cheltenham.
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  22. The Friendly Line in the Cotswolds offers a unique opportunity to sample train travel from 50 years ago...
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  23. The Play Farm is Cheltenham's premier indoor soft play centre, for children aged 0-12 years (maximum 148 cm’s in height), based at The Brewery Quarter.
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  24. Gloucestershire’s largest cidery and bespoke shop is now open for tastings and tours...
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  25. The science centre in Coronation Square offers families the opportunity to investigate, experience and enjoy hands-on science together...
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  26. Regency Cheltenham
    Regency Cheltenham; find out how the Regency period shaped our town...

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