Memories are made here in the South West: classic coastline, tropical gardens, iconic monuments and the great outdoors.
May in the South West
50 things 2013
We've updated our popular ‘50 things to do before you’re 11¾’ challenge for 2013 to create an ultimate list including 15 new activities. To help you tick off these fun outdoor adventures, we've got a fantastic range of activities and events at our places.
May bank holiday
May's a marvellous month for many reasons, not least because it has two bank holidays. To help you make the most of the next long weekend, we've got lots to see and do at our places. Why not start planning where you'll go and what you'll do now?
If those pesky showers strike we've got plenty of activities and visits that are perfect for drizzly days out. From priceless art and mind-boggling collections of objects, to refreshments and retail therapy in our cafés and shops, there's no need to let rain dampen your spirits.
Would you like the chance to share in a host of outdoor experiences and to help us look after some great places?
Did you know that you can now view almost 750,000 items from our collections across the country online? From agricultural equipment, carriages, costumes and glass to jewelry, maps, sporting equipment and textiles - the A-Z directory allows you to search by place, category or time period. Start your search here.
It's a treasure trove of information waiting to be explored.