Local Attractions

At Brades Acre, we are very lucky to be in such a prime location in the South West. 

As well as being close to local village amenities, we are close enough to the major cities Bath and Salisbury.

Or guests can take full advantage of the great facilities, attractions and experiences.

Read on to find out a bit more about five top tourist attractions.

Stonehenge

Near Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4 7DE

Stonehenge is one of the most famous prehistoric sites in the world. With over 5000 years of rich history and culture and the backdrop of many TV shows and films, including Doctor Who and Transformers. 

The English Heritage will give you all everything you need to know about the monument, going back through the years. There is so much to see and do, with interactive activities and exhibitions. 

For more details and booking information, visit their website.

Salisbury Cathedral

Chapter Office, 6 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2EF

With Britain’s tallest spire of 123m, Salisbury Cathedral is one of the most famous cathedrals in Britain. It is also home to one of the four surviving original 1215 Magna Carta, the argued foundation scripture of English law and parliamentary powers. 

The cathedral is still an active place of worship and holds daily services. With so much going on, Salisbury Cathedral is the perfect attraction for all the family.

For more details about what’s on, visit their website.

There is so much to see and do, you’ll never be stuck for ideas.

Bath Roman Baths

Roman Baths, Abbey Church Yard, Bath, BA1 1LZ

The iconic landmark is as synonymous with Bath as fish is with chips. Thousands of visitors from around the world come to see the famous Roman Baths and all they have to offer. The site itself has four features of interest; Sacred Spring, Roman Temple, Roman Bathhouse and the museum. The venue offers great activities and tours to really find out what goes on beneath, then and now. Why not have a session at the adjacent Thermae Bath Spa, where you can relax in the natural thermal waters?

For more information and booking, visit their website.

Longleat

Longleat, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 7NW

The famous attraction sees thousands of visitors every year, thanks to its Elizabethan architecture, amazing exhibition and the UK’s original drive-through safari. Get up close and personal, in the comfort and safety of your own car, to cheeky monkeys and roarsome lions. 

There is always fun and family-friendly activities and exhibitions to enjoy, as well as the famous Longleat House. 

For more information and details on upcoming events, visit their website

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The Church of St. Thomas Becket 

High St, Tilshead, Salisbury SP3 4RX

If you fancy something closer to the campsite, the medieval church of St. Thomas à Becket is a great excursion. 

Built in 1100 AD, the beautiful Grade 1 building has survived for nearly a thousand years, surviving wars, cultural and environmental changes. 

For more information visit their website.