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Anderton Boat Lift

Anderton Boat Lift

Built by Edwin Clark in 1875 to lift cargo boats.

Attractions in Cheshire

There are so many attractions in Cheshire to visit and so much to see and do, you wouldn't want to miss a thing! Whether you're travelling alone or with loved ones, there is something to interest everyone.

The Anderton Boat Lift is an incredible edifice, perched on the banks of the River Weaver like a giant three-storey-high iron spider, unlock the wonders of our waterways at National Waterways Museum, Ellesmere Port or explore the waterways on a different level with a stay on Andersen Boats and visit The Lion Salt Works, Britian's newest heritage attraction.

Discover over 12,500 wonderful animals and 400 different species including some of the most endangered in the world at Chester Zoo or if you prefer to shop, get up to 60% less at 145 luxury and high street brands at Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet.

Take the kids for a magical day out at Gullivers Word Resort with its many family friendly rides, attractions and shows or let them go wild at Splashzone, an indoor water play factory.

Cheshire is well known for it's many stunning gardens, why not visit the award winning Ness Botanic Gardens overlooking the Dee Estuary with the finest collection of rhododendron and azaleas in the Northwest or visit Trentham Gardens with its vast perennial plantings providing breathtaking vistas that change throughout the seasons.

Search for more attractions in Cheshire using the search function on the right side of the page, or browse the list below for some inspiration.

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Lion Salt Works

Lion Salt Works

Best Newcomer to the Tourism Industry Award Winner 2015. Britain’s newest heritage attraction is now open, this £10 million project gives a...

Gulliver's World Resort

Gulliver's World Resort

Gulliver’s World is a theme park designed especially for families. Discover a huge selection of rides, shows and attractions. Look out for incredible...

Gulliver's World

Splash Zone at Gulliver's World Resort

Discover one of the most exciting indoor attractions in Cheshire! Splash Zone is a world of non-stop water fun. Ideal for children across all ages,...

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  1. Add National Waterways Museum to your Itinerary

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    National Waterways Museum

    Cheshire

    Unlock the wonders of our waterways at National Waterways Museum, Ellesmere Port. With its delightful waterside setting, flotillas of historic boats and fascinating displays housed in fine Victorian buildings.

  2. Add Splash Zone at Gulliver's World Resort to your Itinerary

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    Splash Zone at Gulliver's World Resort

    Warrington

    Discover one of the most exciting indoor attractions in Cheshire! Splash Zone is a world of non-stop water fun. Ideal for children across all ages, experience a truly action-packed two hour session.

  3. Add Anderton Boat Lift  to your Itinerary

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    Anderton Boat Lift

    Northwich

    The Anderton Boat Lift is a great day out, whether you are a history buff or a family looking for weekend activities. Visitor Centre with free entry, interactive exhibition, coffee shop, gift shop and boat trips.

  4. Add Andersen Boats to your Itinerary

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    Andersen Boats

    Andersen Boats offer canal boat holidays and are ideally located for a choice of picturesque canal adventures including the Llangollen Canal, the Marple aqueduct and the Anderton Boat Lift.

  5. Add Cheshire Outdoors to your Itinerary

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    Cheshire Outdoors

    Northwich

    Cheshire Outdoors brings together a huge range of outdoor activities to pack a fun filled day from segways to lase clay, falconry to archery.

  6. Add Gulliver's World Resort to your Itinerary

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    Gulliver's World Resort

    Warrington

    Gulliver’s World is a theme park designed especially for families. Discover a huge selection of rides, shows and attractions. Look out for incredible offers and events throughout the year.

  7. Add Ness Botanic Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Ness Botanic Gardens

    Cheshire

    These outstanding award-winning botanic gardens overlooking the Dee Estuary contain the finest collection of rhododendron and azaleas in the north west.

  8. Add Lion Salt Works to your Itinerary

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    Lion Salt Works

    Northwich

    Best Newcomer to the Tourism Industry Award Winner 2015. Britain’s newest heritage attraction is now open, this £10 million project gives a fascinating and fresh insight into the story of salt.

  9. Add Biddulph Grange Garden (NT) to your Itinerary

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    Biddulph Grange Garden (NT)

    Congleton

    This amazing Victorian garden was created by James Bateman for his collection of plants from around the world. Take a journey through Italy, Egypt, China and the Himalayas on the Cheshire/Staffordshire border.

  10. Add Stockley Farm Park to your Itinerary

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    Stockley Farm Park

    Northwich

    Stockley Farm Park specialises in seasonal 'hands-on' experiences for all the family, ranging from bottle feeding the baby goats & lambs to grooming the ponies, going on wildlife safaris & cuddling the rabbits and guinea pigs in Pets' Corner. 

  11. Add Golf at Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa to your Itinerary

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    Golf at Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa

    Tarporley

    Set in the heart of the rolling Cheshire countryside, the 18-hole Championship and Premier Golf Courses and 9-hole Arderne course have established Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa as a distinctive world class championship golf venue.

  12. Add Walton Hall & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Walton Hall & Gardens

    Warrington

    Walton Hall is situated amidst 32 acres of picturesque parkland and boasts award winning Green Flag gardens, a Children's Zoo and Heritage Café. The Hall was featured on BBC drama 'Our Zoo'.

  13. Add Bluebell Cottage Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Bluebell Cottage Gardens

    Northwich

    This secluded and tranquil garden is one of Cheshire's best kept secrets and wraps around the cottage in a series of linked ‘rooms’.

  14. Add Blakemere Village to your Itinerary

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    Blakemere Village

    Northwich

    Blakemere Village is a fun destination for families of all age groups. Open 7 days a week from 10am til 5pm, free to enter and free to park.

  15. Add Lyceum Theatre to your Itinerary

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    Lyceum Theatre

    Crewe

    The Crewe Lyceum Theatre is your place in Cheshire to experience quality entertainment, spectacular surroundings and delicious food and drink.

  16. Add Nantwich Museum to your Itinerary

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    Nantwich Museum

    Nantwich

    The museum tells the story of Nantwich's long and fascinating history from the Roman times onwards.

  17. Add Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre to your Itinerary

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    Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre

    Tarporley

    Three times Winner of Cheshire's “Visitor Attraction of the Year”, Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre is set in 50 acres in the heart of the beautiful Cheshire countryside, and offers everything for the perfect day out.

  18. Add Gawsworth Hall to your Itinerary

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    Gawsworth Hall

    Macclesfield

    This 15th century, traditionally built half-timbered house is said to have been the home of Mary Fitton, the supposed ‘Dark Lady’ of Shakespeare’s sonnets. It is also possible that the great poet himself, visited Gawsworth as he travelled North.

  19. Add Gawsworth Hall Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Gawsworth Hall Gardens

    Macclesfield

    The home of Mary Fitton, the 'Dark Lady' of Shakespeare’s sonnets, Gawsworth Hall’s romantic associations are echoed in the garden’s broad lawns.

    PLEASE CALL 01260 223456 OR VISIT GAWSWORTH HALL WEBSITE FOR OPENING TIMES AND PRICES

  20. Add Grosvenor Museum to your Itinerary

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    Grosvenor Museum

    Chester Centre

    Fascinating displays on Roman life and times in Chester, particularly the military occupation. Period House with rooms from the 17th century to the 1920s. Explore ‘hands-on’ the geology and natural history of the area.

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