Royal Tunbridge Wells is a town in Kent founded in 1606, where you’ll discover a fascinating mix of medieval history, modern amenities and one-of-a-kind charm. Railway enthusiasts will love visiting the Spa Valley Railway to see authentic steam and diesel engines from across history. For a romantic walk along serene shores, Dunorlan Park has meadows, gardens and a peaceful lake. Explore lavish historic mansions, landscaped gardens and forests right out of a fairy tale at the Groombridge Place Estates and Penshurst Place.

The Tunbridge Wells Museum and Art Gallery provide local history exhibits and classic artworks from famed artists dating back hundreds of years. Hollywood Bowl Tunbridge Wells provides bowling, games, food and family fun for a more modern attraction. Chimera Climbing allows you to engage your inner thrill-seeker with indoor climbing walls. Families with little ones will love MinorMania, where kids can roll, bounce and laugh in a soft play area with onsite dining. The Riding Farm Equestrian Centre allows you to go horse riding on guided rides. Whatever you’re looking to do, from history to modern fun, this town has it for you.

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    Royal Tunbridge Wells is known for its beautiful parks, historic sites, family fun and live entertainment. If you're travelling with children, many of the local parks offer playgrounds, and you can enjoy a family-friendly show at a local theatre. Outdoor enthusiasts are sure to feel at home with the stunning gardens, lakes, marshlands and forests filled with wildlife and vibrant...

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