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Things to do in Welwyn Garden City

Upmarket town famed for its many gardens

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

Known for...   New town and Sir Ebenezer Howard


Did you know...

  • Before Charles Blondin made his first tightrope walk over Niagara Falls he practiced at the River Mimram near Welwyn.
  • R&B singer and television presenter Alesha Dixon was born in Welwyn Garden City.
  • The film Battle of Britain shot scenes at Panshanger Aerodrome and the film of Graham Greene's Brighton Rock was made at the Associated British Picture Corporation's Welwyn Garden City studios.



 

  Attractions

Welwyn Roman Baths

Tunnel through time to the world of the Romans - with a visit to Welwyn Roman Baths.
Welwyn Bypass
Welwyn
Hertfordshire
AL6 9FG

 

Shaw's Corner

National Trust - Home of the dramatist and critic George Bernard Shaw.
Hertfordshire
AL6 9BX

 

Shaws Corner

National Trust - Playwright, politician, philosopher and wit George Bernard Shaw lived in this Edwardian villa.
Ayot St Lawrence,
near Welwyn
AL6 9BX

 
 

  Parks

Stanborough Park FREE

a beautiful countryside park, covering an area of 126 acres, on the outskirts of Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.
Stanborough Road
Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL8 6DQ

 

Tewin Orchard And Hopkyns Wood FREE

This reserve is situated in quiet and typically English countryside near Tewin. Wildlife abounds particularly butterflies & birds.
Upper Green
Tewin
Hertfordshire
AL6 0LY

 

Stanborough Reedmarsh FREE

At the farthest end of the popular Stanborough Park Lakes is a quiet and rich wildlife haven, including a large reedbed.
Stanborough Park
Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL9 5JY

 
 

  Golf

Welwyn Garden City Golf Club

Golf Club.
Mannicotts
High Oaks Road
Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL8 7BP

 

Mid Herts Golf Club

Golf Club.
Gustard Wood
Wheathampstead
St Albans
Hertfordshire
AL4 8RS

 

Panshanger Golf Club

Golf Club.
Old Herns Lane
Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL7 2ED

 
 

  Leisure centres

Gosling Sports, Ski And Board Park

This ground-breaking 50-acre sports and leisure complex is situated in picturesque Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.
Stanborough Road
Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL8 6XE

 
 

  Sport

Rollercity

Roller skating centre.
The Campus
Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL8 6BX

 

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