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Letchworth Garden City was the world's first Garden City, founded in 1903 to bring aspects of the countryside into city life.

Are you looking for things to do in Letchworth? We've got plenty of great ideas for you across the town.




 

  Attractions

Royston Cave

Royston Cave is unique in Europe. Believed to date from the 14th Century, it is a man-made cavern in the shape of a beehive.
Melbourn Street
Royston
Hertfordshire
SG8 7BZ

 

Pots Of Art

Paint your own pottery studio.
55 Bancroft
Hitchin
SG5 1LL

01462420265

 
 

  Children's Activities

Clay With Carole

Make unique ceramics, art and sculpture at pottery studio, Clay with Carole in Hitchin, Hertfordshire.
3 Brook View
Hitchin
Hertfordshire
SG4 9NY

Recommended by Nicky Morrison, Letchworth
“Learn the art of clay with experienced ceramic artist in a well equipped pottery studio. Make something you will always treasure and have a lot of fun in the process. Adults and children welcome to Carole’s classes and parties.”

 
 

  Museums

Royston Museum

Royston is a small market town which grew up at the point where two ancient roads cross—the Icknield Way and Ermine Street.
5 Lower King Street
Royston
Hertfordshire
SG8 5AL

 

The British Schools Museum

Brilliant look at the history of British schools.
41/42 Queen Street
Hitchin
Hertfordshire
SG4 9TS

01462420144

 
 

  Parks

Hawkins Wood FREE

A wonderful reserve for spotting brown hares, fallow deer and farmland birds, with a nice bluebell display in May.
Rooks Nest Lane
Kelshall
Hertfordshire
SG8 9RA

 

Purwell Ninesprings FREE

A wetland haven for birds and water voles. The open water attracts moorhen, mallard and in winter, teal.
Purwell Lane
Hitchin
Hertfordshire
SG4 0PY

 

Blagrove Common FREE

One of the finest areas of marshy grassland in Hertfordshire. It is at its best in late spring when it is carpetted with orchids.
Beckfield Lane
Sandon
Hertfordshire
SG9 0RG

 
 

  Golf

Letchworth Par 3 Family Golf Centre

Welcome to The Letchworth Par 3 Golf Centre, a privately owned family run golf club catering for all levels of golf.
Willian Way, Letchworth, Herts.
SG6 2HJ

Recommended by Lesley Sturmey, Stevenage
“It has such a lovely friendly atmosphere. A game of golf & then a relaxing coffee in the club house. The best thing is that it is open to all!”

 

Mount Pleasant Golf Club

Mount Pleasant is a little gem of a nine hole Course, with 18 different tees that is set in 70 acres of beautiful meadow and parkland.
Station Road
Lower Stondon
Henlow
Bedfordshire
SG16 6JL

01462-850999

 

Royston Golf Club

Golf Club.
Baldock Road
Royston
Hertfordshire
SG8 5BG

 

John O'Gaunt Golf Club

Golf Club.
Sutton Park
Sandy
Bedfordshire
SG19 2LY

 
 

  Leisure centres

North Herts Leisure Centre

North Herts Leisure Centre provides a variety of health and fitness facilities including indoor swimming, exercise classes.
Baldock Road
Letchworth Garden City
SG6 2ER

 

Letchworth Outdoor Pool

Letchworth Outdoor Pool was built in 1935 and is located on the south east corner of Norton Common.
Icknield Way
Letchworth Garden City
Hertfordshire
SG6 4UF

 
 

  Water sports

Hitchin Swimming Centre

Sports indoor and outdoor pools.
Fishonds Road
Hitchin
Hertfordshire
SG5 1HA

01462441646

 

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