Authentic Italian in an intimate setting at family-owned Fratello's (12 Victoria Road).
House of Fraser (44-54 Canal Walk) has a wide range of designer brands.
Swindon’s Old Town boasts many small shops selling antiques and furnishings and is home to many cafés, bars and restaurants.
This award winning museum is located in the old railway works buildings in Swindon. Here you can learn why Swindon is famous for building the world's greatest steam locomotives and with interactive displays such as the child friendly simulated footplate ride this truly is an attraction to suit all ages. Steam Museum.
The lovingly restored house lies in 260 acres of 18th Century parkland and was the ancestral home of the Viscounts Bolingbroke. The park welcomes visitors throughout the year where they can wander through the elegant ground floor apartments and view the fascinating 17th century painted window, which contains over a hundred pieces of glass exquisitely painted with flowers, figures and mythical creatures. This lavish country estate is a sight not to be missed when visiting Swindon. Lydiard Park Events.
This magnificent building houses the archive of England's heritages. This includes over 10 million photographs, drawings and other documents recording the archaeology and architecture of England.
The Swindon Collection houses one of the most significant compilations, outside the Tate Gallery, of 20th Century British Art. Works by Nicholson, Moore, Lowry, Sunderland and Hodgkin can all be viewed.