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Some of the Free Entry places in WARWICKSHIRE that you can visit without paying
for a ticket – all you need is the knowledge
Free things to do in Warwick
Admission is Free! (Terms and conditions may apply)
Abbey Fields, Kenilworth
Open 11 Apr -5 Sep, Sun, 14.00 - 17.00
Admission is Free!
Tel: 01926 512406
Coombe Country Park, Brinklow Road,
Binley, Coventry, Warwickshire CV3 2AB
Coombe Abbey Park / Coombe Country Park offers a wide range of facilities including a Visitor Centre with Discovery Centre
For a family day out, or a quiet little picnic in the open air, visit Coombe Country Park. It offers 500 acres of beautiful gardens, woodland, lakeside walks, and bird watching.
Free Entry - Parking Charges Apply
MAP - Website
Tel: 024 7645 3720
Fax: 024 7663 5350
The Battle of Edgehill Radway Exhibition,
Saint Peters Church, Tysoe Road, Radway,
Warwickshire, CV35 0BS
A free and interactive visitor exhibition adjacent to the Battle of Edgehill battlefield and permanently installed within the beautiful surroundings of St Peter's Church in the village of Radway (Warwickshire, England).
The exhibition is a modern and permanent visitor hub for one of England's most historic battlefields.
The village of Radway sits within the battlefield and the exhibition is installed within Radway's St Peters Church.
Information boards, artefacts, specially commissioned films and interactive displays explain the events of the momentous battle and relate the impact it had upon the ordinary people of Radway and the surrounding area.
The exhibition forms the perfect base from which to explore the battlefield, the surrounding landscape and this historic village.
HM Prison Service Museum
Newbold Revel, Rugby
Warwickshire, CV23 0TH
Open all year, Mon - Fri, 09.00 -2000.
Closed 23- Dec-3 Jan
Admission is Free!
Tel: 01788 834168
Fax: 01788 834186
Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum
and Tourist Information Centre
Royal Pump Rooms, The Parade,
Royal Leamington Spa,
Warwickshire, CV32 4AB
Telephone: 01926 742762 - MAP
Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum provides opportunities for everyone
to benefit from, enjoy and participate in the creation, interpretation and preservation
of the Arts and Heritage.
Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum, maintained by the Warwick District
Council, and with Free admission, is located in the Royal Pump Rooms, on the
north side of the bridge at the bottom end of The Parade adjacent to a green
space. This grand structure attracted many visitors in times gone by, expecting
cures by bathing in pools of salty spa water.
Opening Times - Art Gallery & Museum - Tues, Wed, Fri, Sat 10.30 - 17.00.
Thurs 13.30 - 20.00. Sun & Bank Hols 11.00 - 16.00. Mon Closed - Admission Free
More about Royal Leamington Spa
Oxhill (Redwings) Horse Sanctuary,
Warwickshire CV35 0RP
How to find Oxhill (Redwings) Horse Sanctuary, Warwickshire: On the A422 in Warwickshire CV35 0RP, 10 miles south of Stratford upon Avon.
This lovely visitor centre has been granted VAQAS status (Quality Assured Visitor Attraction) and is home to adoption equines Dylan, Felicity, Will and dinky pony Wensley along with more than 50 rescued horses, ponies and donkeys.
Among the residents there is a very cute group of miniature Shetlands and a delightful herd of donkeys who would just love to make your acquaintance!
What to do: There are regular guided tours of the centre and deMontrations of horse care given by the equine centre staff as well as the chance to cuddle the residents of course!
Sumer Opening times: The centre is open five days a week, from Sat through to Wed 09.30 to 15.30. However, from Sat 26th Mar onwards it will be open every day, 10.00 to 17.00.
Winter Opening times:
Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday 10.00 to 16.00 during winter months.
Entry is Free!
Please remember though that Redwings horese rescue and sanctuary are funded through public donations.
Facilities include: Disabled Parking,
Disabled Toilets, Free Parking,
Refreshments and Picnic Area.
Please keep dogs on leads
Visitor Helpline: If you have a question or special requirement please telephone our Visitor Helpline on 0870 040 0033.
The National Herb Centre, Banbury Road, Warmington, Near Banbury, Warwickshire OX17 1DF
The National Herb Centre is more than just a commercial garden centre, it provides something for everyone for a great free day out. Located on the B4100 just outside Warmington Village, 5 miles north of Banbury and 11 miles south of Warwick.
Nature Trail & Gardens - Entry to the nature trail and display gardens is free. Explore the great outdoors and enjoy breathtaking views over three counties.
The nature trail winds down through the valley through fields, by ponds and into woodland with the opportunity to see a variety of wildlife in its natural habitat.
The National Herb Centre has six specially designed herb gardens which demonstrate the versatility of planting herbs in your garden, and can inspire your own use of herbs.
For Children - There is a natural play area which includes a labyrinth for children to explore and enjoy and a purpose built playframe.
We wish you a great day at The National Herb Centre and they look forward to welcoming you soon!
Office: 00 44 (0)1295 690999
Saltisford Canal Centre, Saltisford Canal Trust, Bugbrooke Road, Warwick
Admission Free / Donation Requested
Canal / Urban fringe park on the Saltisford Arm of the Grand Union Canal (GUC)
Gardens and picnic site, day boat hire and shop.
Tel: 01926 490006
Warwickshire Yeomanry Museum, The Court House, Jury Street, Warwick
Admission Free but restricted opening - MAP
Housed in the same building as the Tourist Information Centre, The Old Court
House, Jury Street.
Uniforms, swords, arms and captured field gun!
Tel: 01926 492212
The Pageant (Castle Street) Garden, Castle Street, Warwick
Behind Tourist Information Centre
- Public Garden with Toilets - MAP
A popular garden for wedding photographs.
More about Warwick
Mill Street, Warwick
Historic feature of black and white cottages on the approach to Mill Garden below
John's House Museum, St Johns, Warwick
Admission Free - MAP
An imposing Jacobean mansion house containing period reconstructions of a Victorian
parlour, kitchen and classroom. Includes costumes, musical instruments, wooden
toys and a discovery centre for under 5's - Garden to side suitable for picnics
Tel: 01926 412132
Royal Regiment of Fusiliers (RRF) Museum, St
John's House , St Johns, Warwick
Housed upstairs in St John's House
Tel: 01926 491653
Warwick Common, Warwick
Land controlled by Warwick Corporation. An area of unimproved grassland, managed
for its valuable wildlife habitat.
Free Entry daily except race days, Golf club and caravan site areas
East Gate, Warwick
Historic feature at the cross roads: Jury Street / Smith Street and The Butts
/ Castle Hill.
Museum, Market Place, Warwick
Admission Free - MAP
The Museum in the Old Warwick Market Hall, adjacent to the Market Square, houses
local Natural History, Geological and Archeological exhibits including the Great
Fire of Warwick and Sheldon's Tapestry Map.
Tel: 01926 412500
Collegiate Church of St Mary, Church Street, Warwick
Donation Requested / Tower Admission Charge
Famous for its Mediaeval / Tudor tombs and Tower, Beauchamp Chapel and Norman
Tel: 01926 403940
The College Garden is a small Free Entry refuge open during daylight hours, accessed down the side of St Mary's
Churchyard by way of Tink-a-Tank Lane.
Priory Park, Priory Road, Warwick
The grounds of a former mediaeval priory, Priory Park is a great public open
space quite close to the town centre.
Freely accessible from several small entrances within the wall.
Open at all times - MAP
Rugby Art Gallery and Museum
Little Elborow Street
The museum hosts a collection of Roman artefacts, excavated from the nearby
Roman town of Tripontium. And also has a display of the social and industrial
history of Rugby.
Tel: (01788) 533201
Mon – Closed
Tue /Wed /Thur /Fri – 10.00 -17.00
Sat 10.00 - 16.00
Sun – Closed
Below this line, in the grey area, we are adding alternative days out to the Free listings that DoFreeStuff is renowned for. This is to help you plan your family days out. The attractions listed below make a charge for admission!
Castle, Castle Hill, Warwick
Charge (Expensive!) - MAP
Historic Monument and theme park
The Tussauds Group purchased Warwick Castle
in 1978 and opened it as a tourist attraction.
Castle is protected as a Scheduled
Ancient Monument and a Grade I listed building.
Tel: 0870 442 2000
Lord Leycester Hospital (Museum), High Street, Warwick
Mediaeval timber framed, stone and brick building complex including Guildhall,
Chapel and knot garden.
Tel: 01926 491422
The Master's Garden, The
Lord Leycester Hospital, High Street, Warwick
Award winning walled garden. - MAP
Tel: 01926 491422
The Queen's Own Hussars Museum, The
Lord Leycester Hospital, High Street, Warwick
Housed within The Lord Leycester Hospital
- Included in other charges - MAP
Past to present / horse to tank of the West Midland's Cavalry Regiment
Tel: 01926 492035
Mill Garden, Warwick
Admission Charge - MAP
A large, well stocked, garden with shrubs, plants and trees beneath the walls
of Warwick Castle
Tel: 01926 492877
Abbey Barn, Kenilworth
Coughton Court, nr Alcester
Falstaffs Experience, Stratford upon Avon
Country World, Warwick
Heritage Motor Centre, Gaydon
HM Prison Service Museum, Rugby
Lord Leycester Hospital, Warwick
Newnham Paddox Art Park, Monks Kirby
Nuneaton Library, Nuneaton
Nuneaton Museum and Art Gallery, Nuneaton
Shakespeare Company Tours, Stratford-upon-Avon
Rugby Museum, Rugby
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Stratford-upon-Avon
Shakespeare Houses, Stratford-upon-Avon
Stratford Butterfly Farm, Stratford-upon-Avon
Warwick Doll Museum, Warwick
Warwickshire Museum, Warwick
Warwickshire Yeomanry Museum, Warwick
Wellesbourne Wartime Museum, Wellesbourne
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