Reading Attractions

Reading has many attractions to occupy your time during your visit. Some that may even capture your imagination and leave you breathless, and some that might just get you that adrenaline rush you enjoy.


attractionsStanlake Park Wine Estate

Stanlake Park is one of the UK’s most successful wine producers. In a high yielding vintage, we will press as many as 200 tons of grapes and make more individual wines than any other winery in Britain. Many of these award-winning wines can be purchased online or in person at our Cellar Shop here at Stanlake Park. www.stanlakepark.com




attractionsBasildon Park 

Basildon Park is a country house situated 3 kilometres south of Goring-on-Thames and Streatley in Berkshire, between the villages of Upper Basildon and Lower Basildon. It is owned by the National Trust and is a Grade I listed building. www.nationaltrust.org.uk




attractionsCaversham Court Gardens

Public park with year-round floral displays, a tea kiosk and a gazebo overlooking the river Thames. www.fccg.org.uk






attractionsREME Museum of Technology

The REME Museum of Technology is located 6 miles south east of Reading. The museum holds collections of various technological artifacts associated with the work of the REME. www.rememuseum.org.uk




attractionsReading Museum

The Museum of Reading is a museum of the history of the town of Reading, in the English county of Berkshire, and the surrounding area. www.readingmuseum.org.uk




attractionsBeale Park Wildlife Park and Gardens

Beale Wildlife Park and Gardens is situated by the River Thames, between the villages of Pangbourne and Lower Basildon in Berkshire, England. www.bealepark.co.uk




attractionsWellington Country Park

Wellington Country Park is a country park in Berkshire, around Riseley, near Reading. The Park consists of 350 acres of coniferous and deciduous woodlands with several nature trails and a lake. www.wellington-country-park.co.uk




attractionsMuseum of English Rural Life

Reflects and records the changing face of farming and the countryside through collections of objects, archives, photographs, film and books. www.reading.ac.uk




attractionsForbury Gardens

Forbury Gardens is a public park in the town of Reading in the English county of Berkshire. The park is on the site of the outer court of Reading Abbey, which was in front of the Abbey Church. www.beta.reading.gov.uk




attractionsBerkshire 4×4

Berkshire 4×4 off road driving centre for driver training, gift voucher days, Stag and Hen parties and Junior driving. www.berkshire4x4.co.uk




attractionsThe Mad House

The Mad House Play & Party World is a childrens soft play centre based on Green Park in Reading. We have a separate baby and toddler area with a ball pit. www.themadhousereading.co.uk




attractionsCole Museum of Zoology

The Cole Museum of Zoology is a university museum, part of the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Reading. It is located on the university’s Whiteknights Campus in the town of Reading, Berkshire, England. www.reading.ac.uk




attractionsKrazy Playday

Welcome to Krazy Playdays, Readings largest soft play & Party centre, we offer families a fun and relaxing time in a friendly, safe and clean environment. www.krazyplaydays.co.uk




attractions The Hexagon

The Hexagon is a multi-purpose theatre and arts venue in Reading, Berkshire, England. Built in 1977 in the shape of an elongated hexagon, the theatre is operated by Reading Borough Council. www.readingarts.com




attractionsLagoona Park

Lagoona Park offers fun for all the family with activities such as jet skiing and also jet biking. www.lagoonapark.com






attractionsReading Abbey

Reading Abbey is a large, ruined abbey in the centre of the town of Reading, in the English county of Berkshire. It was founded by Henry I in 1121 “for the salvation of my soul, and the souls of King William, my father, and of King William, my brother, and Queen Maud, my wife, and all my ancestors and successors”. www.readingabbey.org.uk




attractionsSt Mary Church

Reading Minster, or the Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin as it is more properly known, is the oldest ecclesiastical foundation in the English town of Reading. www.readingminster.org.uk




 attractionsMuseum of Greek Archaeology

The Ure Museum of Greek Archaeology contains one of the most important collections of Greek antiquities in the United Kingdom. www.reading.ac.uk