20 Best Tourist Attractions In Chigwell Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Tourist Attractions In Chigwell

We've rounded up the best tourist attractions in Chigwell in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 164 Chigwell tourist attractions to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tourist attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Two kids and their Mum doing a treasure trail with pirate hats

The St Katherine Docks Treasure Trail

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Make new discoveries on the St Katherine Docks self guided themed Treasure Trail as you hunt for the long lost treasure! Can you solve the clues and...

The Postal Museum

The Postal Museum

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Please note the kids play area is currently closed, and there is newly adapted technology in place due to COVID-19. If you think The Postal Museum is...

Exhibit at Royal Gunpowder Mills in Waltham Abbey

Royal Gunpowder Mills

  • Waltham Abbey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Immerse the children in fun exploration of science, history and nature at theRoyal Gunpowder Mills. Set in 170 acres of beautiful, unique landscape,...

Ground view of ArcelorMittal Orbit in London

ArcelorMittal Orbit

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Travel 80m to the top of Britain's tallest sculpture, the ArcelorMittal Orbit. It's the world’s highest and longest tunnel slide, at a whopping 178m...

Air Line Cable Car at  Emirates Royal Docks in Greewich

Emirates Air Line Cable Car

  • Greenwich
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Enjoy great views and a unique ride across the Thames on the Emirates Air Line Cable Car! Join over 5 million other passengers and experience London...

Aerial view of Up at the O2 in London

Up at the O2

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Climbing

Dare to experience something new with an invigorating trip up one of London's most iconic landmarks! Up at The O2 is a day out with a difference and...

Thames Barrier at Thames Barrier Info and Learning Centre in Woolwich

Thames Barrier Info and Learning Centre

  • Woolwich
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Thames Barrier Info and Learning Centre is small but offers some great views, plus there is an exhibition where you can learn all about the Thames Ba...

Regent's Canal London

Regent's Canal London

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Get away from the crowds in Central London and go for a quiet, riverside walk along Regent’s Canal. Experience the unique “canal life” atmosphere of...

London Wall

London Wall

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Landmarks

If your kids are fascinated by history and the epic tales of Romans and the Saxons, you should definitely find some time to visit the London Wall whi...

White Tower at Tower of London in Tower Hill

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  • Tower Hill
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Tower of London is one of England’s greatest medieval fortresses and offers a history lesson like no other! Throw yourself right back into the go...

Boy in barrel at Cutty Sark Clipper Ship in Greenwich

Cutty Sark Clipper Ship

  • Greenwich
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Cutty Sark has relaunched, so to speak, opening a new chapter in the extraordinary life of one of the world's most famous ships. The last surviving t...

Inside the Sky Garden

Sky Garden

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Perched 525ft in the air, on the 35th floor of the 6th highest building in the City of London, the Sky Garden takes the crown for the highest public...

Guildhall Great Hall

Guildhall

  • London
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Guildhall is a truly fascinating landmark at the heart of London. From admiring the masterpieces at Guildhall Art Gallery, to walking in London's Rom...

Machinery at Tower Bridge Exhibition in London Bridge

Tower Bridge

  • London Bridge
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The glass floor in the West Walkway is around 11m long and 2m wide and offers your family the unique perspective of looking down a whopping 42m to th...

The Monument in London

The Monument

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Monument, one of the city's best loved attractions, offers amazing panoramic views over London. Standing 202 feet (61.5m) high,The Monument was b...

London Mithraeum

London Mithraeum

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Discover the secrets of ancient London at the London Mithraeum! Travel 2000 years back in time to the age when the temple to the god Mithras was buil...

Map and booklet for The Pudding Lane Mystery Treasure Trail in London

The Pudding Lane Mystery Treasure Trail

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

On The Pudding Lane Mystery Treasure Trail, the locals are all whipped up! There’s a case to crack and without a master detective on the job, it’s su...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

The Bankside Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Southwark
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Someone’s reported a mystery at the Wobbleshaft Theatre Company and you’re just the team of detectives to solve it. So, hook out your magnifying glas...

Garden next to St Paul's Cathedral in London

St Paul's Cathedral

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

St Paul's, with its world-famous Dome, is an iconic feature of the London skyline, but there is so much more to Sir Christopher Wren's masterpiece th...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Greenwich Cable Car Treasure Trail

  • Greenwich
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

A real family adventure awaits you on the Greenwich Cable Car Mission self-guided spy themed Treasure Trail. All ages from 6 to 106 can get involved...

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