Swindon

Swindon

Events in August
31 (& 28 Sep) Steam Train Service
September
14/15 Mixed Traffic Weekend
28 Peculiar Gin Festival
November
2 Swindon Lions Fireworks Spectacular

Exhibitions
to 7 Sep Infocus Stitching
to 28 Sep Realism & Fantasy in Modern Ceramics
to 22 Dec Celebrating 75 Years
to 22 Dec Visions of Lydiard
to 23 Dec World’s Fastest
to 23 Dec Spark of Genius
to 31 Dec Time on Trial
to 11 Jan 2020 Meet the Railway Workers

Steam Museum: Swindon’s finest on display
The Swindon Crocodile: ‘its long, thin snout suggests an animal called a gharial’

What to see
You’ll find accounts of Swindon’s tourist attractions in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from info@townsof2halves.co.uk). For additional information plus shopping, eating out etc there’s Visit Swindon or Swindon Event. Links to Swindon attractions are below:

Coate Water Country Park
Lydiard Park
Museum of Computing
Richard Jefferies Museum
Steam: Museum of the Great Western Railway
Swindon Museum & Art Gallery