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It is 54 miles from Brackley to Slough and 27 miles from Thame to Dunstable.

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Attraction 1 - The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre, 81-83 High Street, Great Missenden, Bucks HP16 0AN. Tel: +44 (0)1494 892192
Attraction 2 - Bekonscot Model Village & Railway, Warwick Road, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire HP9 2PL Tel: 01494 672 919
Attraction 3 - Stowe Landscape Gardens, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire MK18 5EH. Tel: 01494 755568
Attraction 4 - Bletchley Park Ltd, The Mansion, Bletchley Park, Milton Keynes, MK3 6EB. Tel: 01908 640404. bletchleypark.org
Attraction 5 - Waddesdon Manor, Waddesdon, Nr Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire HP18 OJH Tel: 01296 653226. waddesdon.org.uk.

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Visitor attractions and information for Amersham

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Attractions The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre, 81-83 High Street, Great Missenden, Bucks HP16 0AN. Tel: +44 (0)1494 892192. A great little family-friendly Museum. Half of the Museum tells the fascinating story of Roald Dahl’s life. The other half focuses on the process of creative writing. Try the Bogstrotter Chocolate Cake in the Cafe Twit. www.roalddahlmuseum.org. Location: About 4 miles north of Amersham.

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Attractions The Amersham Museum, 49 High Street, Amersham, Bucks, HP7 0DP. Tel: 01494 723700. A 500 year old house standing in the centre of town. The story of Amersham from fossil and archaeological finds to present day. Wheelchair access to the ground floor and garden terrace. Location: In the centre of Amersham.

The Amersham Museum

Attractions Chiltern Open Air Museum, Newland Park, Gorelands Lane, Chalfont St. Giles, Bucks HP8 4AB, UK +44 (0)1494 871117. The Museum was founded in 1976, with the aim of rescuing threatened buildings and re-erecting them on our forty-five acre site of natural park, meadow and woodland. Our collection consists of more than 30 buildings. www.coam.org.uk. About 4 miles south of Amersham.

Chiltern Open Air Museum

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Visitor attractions and information for Aylesbury

AttractionsWaddesdon Manor, Waddesdon, Nr Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire HP18 OJH Tel: 01296 653226. Completed in 1889 Waddesdon Manor is the last remaining example of 'le style Rothschild'. Renaissance-style chateau on a hilltop overlooking the Vale of Aylesbury. www.waddesdon.org.uk. About 4 miles west of Aylesbury.

Waddesdon Manor

AttractionsAylesbury Park Golf Club, Andrews Way, AYLESBURY HP17 8QQ 01296 399196 Just minutes by car from the centre of Aylesbury, this most challenging course is located within the former grounds of the historic Hartwell Estate. Location: In the centre of Aylesbury.

Aylesbury Park Golf Club

AttractionsAylesbury Library, Walton Street, Aylesbury, Bucks, HP20 1UU Tel: 01296 382248. Location: In the centre of Aylesbury.

AttractionsThe Roald Dahl Children's Gallery, Buckinghamshire County Museum, Church Street, Aylesbury HP20 2QP. Tel : (01296) 331441 For Dahl Gallery bookings ring Mon to Fri 9am - 4pm. Experience the magic of Roald Dahl with a visit to the award winning hands-on gallery for children. Location: In the centre of Aylesbury.

The Roald Dahl Children's Gallery

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Visitor attractions and information for Beaconsfield

Attractions Bekonscot Model Village & Railway, Warwick Road, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire HP9 2PL Tel: 01494 672 919 - The oldest model village in the world, portraying rural England in the 1930's.www.bekonscot.com.

Bekonscot Model Village & Railway

Attractions Jordans Quaker Meeting House, Welders Lane, Jordans, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire HP9 2SN Tel: 01494 874146

AttractionsBeaconsfield Golf Club, Seer Green, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire HP9 2URTel: 01494 676545.

Beaconsfield Golf Club

Attractions Chiltern Open Air Museum, Newland Park, Gorelands Lane, Chalfont St. Giles, Bucks HP8 4AB, UK +44 (0)1494 871117. The Museum was founded in 1976, with the aim of rescuing threatened buildings and re-erecting them on our forty-five acre site of natural park, meadow and woodland. Our collection consists of more than 30 buildings. www.coam.org.uk. About 5 miles east of Beaconsfield.

Chiltern Open Air Museum

Attractions Wycombe Air Park, Buckinghamshire, SL7 3DP. AeroExpo has found the ideal venue to host a truly all-inclusive international general aviation exhibition. Nestled between the M4, M40 and M25 (the main arterial motorways), and just a few miles from London. AeroExpo is the event to be at in the UK if you are interested in learning to fly, or are already a Pilot and want to see the latest products available. www.expo.aero. About 6 miles west of Beaconsfield, along the M40.

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Attractions Dorneywood Garden, Dorneywood, Burnham, Buckinghamshire SL1 8PY. Tel: 01494 528051. 1930s-style cottage and kitchen garden. Garden open by written appointment only on four days a year. Write or email for tickets, giving at least two weeks notice, to the Secretary, Dorneywood Trust to the address above. (It is an official residence for a Secretary of State or Minister of the Crown). Fine herbaceous borders and rose displays. Elegant conservatory and lily pond. National Trust. Charges apply. Location: About 3 miles south of Beaconsfield.

Dorneywood Garden

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Visitor attractions and information for Bletchley

Attractions Bletchley Park Ltd, The Mansion, Bletchley Park, Milton Keynes, MK3 6EB. Tel: 01908 640404. Bletchley Park is an estate located in the town of Bletchley, now part of Milton Keynes. During World War II, codes were deciphered there, most famously the German Enigma. Bletchley Park is now a museum and open to the public. www.bletchleypark.org. Location: In the centre of Bletchley.

Bletchley Park Enigma

Attractions Woburn Abbey, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9WA. Tel: 01525 290666. With the Safari Park, this is one of the major attractions in the region. www.woburnabbey.co.uk. About 5 miles east of Bletchley.

Woburn Abbey

Attractions Stowe Landscape Gardens, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire MK18 5EH. Tel: 01494 755568. Stowe was created in the 18th century as an idealised version of nature with over 40 monuments and temples set against a breathtaking backdrop of glorious open spaces, wooded valleys and ornamental lakes. Given to the National Trust in 1989 the gardens have been undergoing an ambitious restoration programme. About 9 miles west of Bletchley.

Stowe Landscape Gardens

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Visitor attractions and information for Buckingham

Attractions Stowe Landscape Gardens, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire MK18 5EH. Tel: 01494 755568. Stowe was created in the 18th century as an idealised version of nature with over 40 monuments and temples set against a breathtaking backdrop of glorious open spaces, wooded valleys and ornamental lakes. Given to the National Trust in 1989 the gardens have been undergoing an ambitious restoration programme. About 2 miles north of Buckingham.

Stowe Landscape Gardens

Attractions Towcester Racecourse, London Road, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 7HS. Tel: 01327 353414. Set in the beautiful parklands of the Easton Neston Estate, Towcester Racecourse is one of the most picturesque racing venues in the country. Towcester is a course with high aspirations for the future. There are a number of catering outlets to choose from. If you would like to reserve a table at one of our restaurants please contact our main office on 01327 353414. www.towcester-racecourse.co.uk. About 9 miles north of Buckingham.

Towcester Racecourse

Attractions Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire NN12 8TN. Tel: 01327 857271. Ticket hotlineTel: 08704 588260. Silverstone is now one of the world’s most famous motor sport venues and is both the birth place of British motor sport as well as being the home of the British Grand Prix. Silverstone's exhilarating range of driving experiences allows you to savour this world famous circuit for yourself. www.silverstone-circuit.co.uk. About 5 miles north of Buckingham.

Silverstone

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Visitor attractions and information - Gerrards Cross

Attractions Chiltern Open Air Museum, Newland Park, Gorelands Lane, Chalfont St. Giles, Bucks HP8 4AB, UK +44 (0)1494 871117. The Museum was founded in 1976, with the aim of rescuing threatened buildings and re-erecting them on our forty-five acre site of natural park, meadow and woodland. Our collection consists of more than 30 buildings. www.coam.org.uk. About 2 miles north of Gerrards Cross.

Chiltern Open Air Museum

Attractions The Colne Valley. Visitor centre Denham Country Park, Denham Court Drive, Uxbridge, UB9 5PG. Tel: 01895 833375. The Colne Valley provides the first significant area of countryside to the west of London. Farmland, woodland and water, with fifty miles of river and canal and over forty lakes. It provides employment and homes for many people. It is also regionally important for recreation and internationally important for wildlife. Much of the land is privately owned, however, large areas are open to the public or accessible through a network of paths. www.colnevalleypark.org.uk. To the south of Gerrards Cross.

The Colne Valley

Attractions Pinewood Studios Ltd, Pinewood Road, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, SL0 0NH. Tel: +44 (0)1753 651700. Pinewood Shepperton’s facilities are used for major national and international film production, filmed television, studio television recording, the filming of commercials and post production sound services. www.pinewoodshepperton.com. About 3 miles south of Gerrards Cross.

 Pinewood Studios Ltd

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Visitor attractions and information for High Wycombe

Attractions The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre, 81-83 High Street, Great Missenden, Bucks HP16 0AN. Tel: +44 (0)1494 892192. A great little family-friendly Museum. Half of the Museum tells the fascinating story of Roald Dahl’s life. The other half focuses on the process of creative writing. Try the Bogstrotter Chocolate Cake in the Cafe Twit. www.roalddahlmuseum.org. Location: About 4 miles north of High Wycombe.

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Attractions High Wycombe Museum, Priory Avenue, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP13 6PX. Tel: 01494 421895. A delightful 18th century house set in beautiful grounds, with fully accessible ground floor and toilet. Local history. Also features a renowned collection of Windsor chairs. Admission is free. Location: In the centre of High Wycombe.

High Wycombe Museum

Attractions Wycombe Swan Theatre & Town Hall, St Mary Street, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP11 2XE. Ticket Office 01494 512000. Wycombe Swan opened in November 1992 and is one of the leading theatres in the UK. www.wycombeswan.co.uk. Location: In the centre of High Wycombe.

Wycombe Swan Theatre

Attractions Bisham Abbey, Bisham, Near Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 1RT. Tel: 01628 476911. Once the home of nobility and aristocracy, Bisham Abbey is now one of the UK's National Sports Centres. a carefully restored 12th century abbey with 43 acres of grounds on the banks of the River Thames. www.sportengland.org. Location: About 8 miles south of High Wycombe.

Bisham Abbey

Attractions Wycombe Air Park, Buckinghamshire, SL7 3DP. AeroExpo has found the ideal venue to host a truly all-inclusive international general aviation exhibition. Nestled between the M4, M40 and M25 (the main arterial motorways), and just a few miles from London. AeroExpo is the event to be at in the UK if you are interested in learning to fly, or are already a Pilot and want to see the latest products available. www.expo.aero Location: On the outskirts of High Wycombe.

Wycombe Air Park

Attractions The Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway, Chinnor Station, Station Approach, Station Road, CHINNOR, Oxfordshire, OX39 4ER. Known as the Icknield Line it holds regular Special Events. The Quintessential Country Branch Line. The Railway hope to reach Princes Risborough station in the not too distant future, subject to raising the necessary funds and signing a lease with Network Rail. www.cprra.co.uk. Just off the B4009. Junction 6 of the M40 is 3 miles away. Station in Chinnor. About 7 miles west of High Wycombe.

Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway

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Visitor attractions and information - Marlow

Attractions Salters Steamers Ltd, Folly Bridge, Oxford. OX1 4LA. - Tel: (01865) 243421. We operate from all of the major locations on the Upper-Thames between Oxford and Staines. MARLOW - Salters' boats depart from our landing stage in Higginson park which is off the High Street. Nearest postcode is SL7 2AE. www.salterssteamers.co.uk. Location: In the centre of Marlow.

Salters Steamers

Attractions Bisham Abbey, Bisham, Near Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 1RT. Tel: 01628 476911. Once the home of nobility and aristocracy, Bisham Abbey is now one of the UK's National Sports Centres. a carefully restored 12th century abbey with 43 acres of grounds on the banks of the River Thames. www.portengland.org. Location: On the outskirts of Marlow.

Bisham Abbey

Attractions Wycombe Air Park, Buckinghamshire, SL7 3DP. AeroExpo has found the ideal venue to host a truly all-inclusive international general aviation exhibition. Nestled between the M4, M40 and M25 (the main arterial motorways), and just a few miles from London. AeroExpo is the event to be at in the UK if you are interested in learning to fly, or are already a Pilot and want to see the latest products available. www.expo.aero. About 4 miles north of Marlow.

Wycombe Air Park

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Visitor attractions and information for Milton Keynes

Attractions 360PLAY, DP Leisure, Roebuck Way, Knowhill, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK5 8HL. Tel: 01908 308 360. Indoor activity centre in Milton Keynes. Brightly lit musical Carousel (children under 90cm to be accompanied by a competent adult aged 16+). Dodgem Track with more than 10 cars (children under 105cm to be accompanied by a competiant adult aged 16+). 3 storey indoor playframe comprising: * Under 2s area with ball pool and sensory area * Under 5's area with ball pool and tiger side * Further ball pool, larger wavy tiger side, aerial gliders, race track, battle cannons and lots of room to run around. 3 Sports Walls for interactive games. Please see website for Opening times and Prices. 360 is NOT a creche facility. www.360play.uk.com. Location: In the centre of Milton Keynes.

360PLAY

Attractions Woburn Abbey, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9WA. Tel: 01525 290666. With the Safari Park, this is one of the major attractions in the region. www.woburnabbey.co.uk. About 5 miles east of Milton Keynes.

Woburn Abbey

Attractions Stowe Landscape Gardens, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire MK18 5EH. Tel: 01494 755568. Stowe was created in the 18th century as an idealised version of nature with over 40 monuments and temples set against a breathtaking backdrop of glorious open spaces, wooded valleys and ornamental lakes. Given to the National Trust in 1989 the gardens have been undergoing an ambitious restoration programme. About 9 miles west of Milton Keynes.

Stowe Landscape Gardens

Attractions Bletchley Park Ltd, The Mansion, Bletchley Park, Milton Keynes, MK3 6EB. Tel: 01908 640404. Bletchley Park is an estate located in the town of Bletchley, now part of Milton Keynes. During World War II, codes were deciphered there, most famously the German Enigma. Bletchley Park is now a museum and open to the public. www.bletchleypark.org. Location: In the centre of Bletchley Milton Keynes.

Bletchley Park Enigma

Attractions Aston Martin, Tickford Street, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, MK16 9AN. 1908 610620. www.astonmartin.com. Location: On the outskirts of Milton Keynes.

Aston Martin

Attractions Towcester Racecourse, London Road, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 7HS. Tel: 01327 353414. Set in the beautiful parklands of the Easton Neston Estate, Towcester Racecourse is one of the most picturesque racing venues in the country. Towcester is a course with high aspirations for the future. There are a number of catering outlets to choose from. If you would like to reserve a table at one of our restaurants please contact our main office on 01327 353414. www.towcester-racecourse.co.uk. About 10 miles north west of Milton Keynes.

Towcester Racecourse

Attractions Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire NN12 8TN. Tel: 01327 857271. Ticket hotlineTel: 08704 588260. Silverstone is now one of the world’s most famous motor sport venues and is both the birth place of British motor sport as well as being the home of the British Grand Prix. Silverstone's exhilarating range of driving experiences allows you to savour this world famous circuit for yourself. www.silverstone-circuit.co.uk. About 10 miles west of Milton Keynes.

Silverstone

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Visitor attractions and information for Newport Pagnell

Attractions 360PLAY, DP Leisure, Roebuck Way, Knowhill, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK5 8HL. Tel: 01908 308 360. Indoor activity centre in Milton Keynes. Brightly lit musical Carousel (children under 90cm to be accompanied by a competent adult aged 16+). Dodgem Track with more than 10 cars (children under 105cm to be accompanied by a competiant adult aged 16+). 3 storey indoor playframe comprising: * Under 2s area with ball pool and sensory area * Under 5's area with ball pool and tiger side * Further ball pool, larger wavy tiger side, aerial gliders, race track, battle cannons and lots of room to run around. 3 Sports Walls for interactive games. Please see website for Opening times and Prices. 360 is NOT a creche facility. www.360play.uk.com. Location: In the centre of Milton Keynes, close to Newport Pagnell.

360PLAY

Attractions Aston Martin, Tickford Street, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, MK16 9AN. 1908 610620. www.astonmartin.com. Location: On the outskirts of Newport Pagnell.

Aston Martin

Attractions Woburn Abbey, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9WA. Tel: 01525 290666. With the Safari Park, this is one of the major attractions in the region. woburnabbey.co.uk. About 5 miles east of Newport Pagnell.

Woburn Abbey

Attractions Stowe Landscape Gardens, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire MK18 5EH. Tel: 01494 755568. Stowe was created in the 18th century as an idealised version of nature with over 40 monuments and temples set against a breathtaking backdrop of glorious open spaces, wooded valleys and ornamental lakes. Given to the National Trust in 1989 the gardens have been undergoing an ambitious restoration programme. About 9 miles west of Newport Pagnell.

Stowe Landscape Gardens

Attractions Bletchley Park Ltd, The Mansion, Bletchley Park, Milton Keynes, MK3 6EB. Tel: 01908 640404. Bletchley Park is an estate located in the town of Bletchley, now part of Milton Keynes. During World War II, codes were deciphered there, most famously the German Enigma. Bletchley Park is now a museum and open to the public. www.bletchleypark.org. Location: About 5 miles south of Newport Pagnell.

Bletchley Park Enigma

Attractions Towcester Racecourse, London Road, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 7HS. Tel: 01327 353414. Set in the beautiful parklands of the Easton Neston Estate, Towcester Racecourse is one of the most picturesque racing venues in the country. Towcester is a course with high aspirations for the future. There are a number of catering outlets to choose from. If you would like to reserve a table at one of our restaurants please contact our main office on 01327 353414. www.towcester-racecourse.co.uk. About 10 miles west of Newport Pagnell.

Towcester Racecourse

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Visitor attractions and information for Stokenchurch

Attractions The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre, 81-83 High Street, Great Missenden, Bucks. HP16 0AN. Tel: +44 (0)1494 892192. A great little family-friendly Museum. Half of the Museum tells the fascinating story of Roald Dahl’s life. The other half focuses on the process of creative writing. Try the Bogstrotter Chocolate Cake in the Cafe Twit. www.roalddahlmuseum.org. Location: About 9 miles east of Stokenchurch.

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Attractions High Wycombe Museum, Priory Avenue, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP13 6PX. Tel: 01494 421895. A delightful 18th century house set in beautiful grounds, with fully accessible ground floor and toilet. Local history. Also features a renowned collection of Windsor chairs. Admission is free. Location: About 7 miles east of Stokenchurch.

High Wycombe Museum

Attractions Wycombe Swan Theatre & Town Hall, St Mary Street, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP11 2XE. Ticket Office 01494 512000. Wycombe Swan opened in November 1992 and is one of the leading theatres in the UK.www.wycombeswan.co.uk. Location: About 7 miles east of Stokenchurch.

Wycombe Swan Theatre

Attractions Wycombe Air Park, Buckinghamshire, SL7 3DP. AeroExpo has found the ideal venue to host a truly all-inclusive international general aviation exhibition. Nestled between the M4, M40 and M25 (the main arterial motorways), and just a few miles from London. AeroExpo is the event to be at in the UK if you are interested in learning to fly, or are already a Pilot and want to see the latest products available. www.expo.aero. Location: About 5 miles east of Stokenchurch.

Wycombe Air Park

Attractions The Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway, Chinnor Station, Station Approach, Station Road, CHINNOR, Oxfordshire, OX39 4ER. Known as the Icknield Line it holds regular Special Events. The Quintessential Country Branch Line. The Railway hope to reach Princes Risborough station in the not too distant future, subject to raising the necessary funds and signing a lease with Network Rail. www.cprra.co.uk. Just off the B4009. Junction 6 of the M40 is 3 miles away. Station in Chinnor. About 3 miles north of Stokenchurch.

Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway

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