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Below is a list of the Top England Attractions with Websites, Images and Reviews, such as Stonehenge , Sutton Hoo , HMS Victory , SS Great Britain and more.

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Stonehenge built 2500 BC, 85 miles southwest of London
Stonehenge is one of the most known prehistoric monuments in the world. The surrounding area also contains many Neolithic and Bronze Age monuments, and burial mounds. Many people that visit Stonehenge also visit Salisbury Cathedral that is situated 10 miles south of Stonehenge. Crop Circles are normally in abundance in the area throughout the summer. Entry about £14 per adult. Phone number 0870 333 1181.
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Sutton Hoo 700s, 89 mls northeast of London by Woodbridge
Set in a 255-acre estate, is one of the top archaeological discoveries ever. You can stroll around the ancient burial mounds and learn the story of the ship burial of an Anglo-Saxon king, and see his priceless possessions. Entry about £9 per adult. Phone number 01394 389 700.
Website . wiki/page . All Saxon Sites in England . IP12 3DJ .

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HMS Victory built 1760s, in Portsmouth south of England
HMS Victory launched in 1765, was Lord Nelson's flagship at the Battle of Trafalgar. This is the oldest naval ship still in commission, now used as a museum in a dry dock. The museum also allows visits to HMS Warrior 1860, National Museum of the Royal Navy, the Mary Rose Museum and Harbour Tours. Tickets about £25 per adult. Phone number 023 9283 9766.
Website . wiki/page . Postcode PO1 3NH.

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SS Great Britain 1840s, in Bristol 120 miles west of London
Brunel's SS Great Britain was the top ship in service when completed in 1845. The ship was operated between Bristol and New York. The museum gives information on how this ship helped change the world , and shows what life was like for the Victorian passengers and crew. Entry about £14 per adult. Phone number 0117 926 0680.
Website . wiki/page . Postcode BS1 6TY .

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Imperial War Museum, Duxford 52 miles north of London
The Imperial War Museum at Duxford is the largest aircraft museum in the UK. Displayed are about 200 aircraft, as well as war vehicles and machinery. The museum has aircraft such as the Eurofighter Typhoon, Concorde, English Electric Lightning, TSR-2, Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, Second World War aircraft, and First World War aircraft. Entry about £17 per adult. Phone number 01223 835 000.
Website . wiki/page . All Aircraft Museums . CB22 4QR .

Imperial War Museum Duxford Concord front view image
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Eden Project built 1990s-2001, in Cornwall southwest coast
The Eden Project is claimed to be the world's largest greenhouse, with thousands of plants from around the world. The full area was opened to the public in March 2001. Entry about £23.00 per adult. Phone number 01726 811 911.
Website . wiki/page . Postcode PL24 2SG .

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Hadrian's Wall built from 122, in the north of England
Hadrian's Wall was built for Emperor Hadrian. The wall was built from the year 122, after the Romans had a few unsuccessful attempts to conquer Scotland. The wall was built to help keep the Scots from plundering northern England. The wall stretches across northern England, about 70 miles across, with 16 forts. A National Trail footpath, opened in 2003, follows the wall from Wallsend, by Newcastle in the east, to Bowness-on-Solway in the west. . Phone number 0870 333 1181.
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White Horse Hill - Uffington
built 1400 - 600 BC
79 miles west of London, The White Horse can be seen for miles away in a clear day, looking like it is leaping across the valley. White Horse Hill and the area around, also contains ancient remains. Phone number 01793 762 209.
Website . wiki/page . More Hill Figures . Postcode SN7 7QJ

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Buckfast Abbey 22 miles northeast of Plymouth, southwest
Buckfast Abbey was founded in 1018 by Earl Aylward, when England was ruled by King Cnut. The upkeep of the abbey was helped by fishing and the sale of sheep & wool. Buckfast Abbey became famous throughout the world, when it began producing the strong Buckfast Tonic Wine in the 1890s. Phone number 01364 642 343.
Website . wiki/page . Postcode TQ11 0EE.

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Longleat House & Safari Park from 1567
108 miles west of London, Longleat is the home of the Marquesses of Bath, situated in the county of Somerset. This Elizabethan country house, has a maze, parkland, and safari park. The Safari Park opened in 1966, becoming the first drive through safari park in Europe. The house can also be visited. Standard adult price for the park about £29.00. Phone number 01985 844 400.
Website . wiki/page . Postcode BA12 7NW .

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Woburn Abbey & Safari Park built from 1145
Situated 45 miles north of London, Woburn Abbey was built as a Cistercian abbey in 1145. After King Henry VIII of England adopted Protestantism, and began ending the use of Catholic churches, he awarded this land to John Russell, the 1st Earl of Bedford, in 1547. Much of what can be seen today is from rebuilding work in 1744. Entry to the Gardens & Deer Park about £6 per adult, Abbey and Gardens about £15 per adult, Safari Park about £30 per adult. Phone number 01525 290 333.
Website . woburnsafari.co.uk . wiki/page . MK17 9WA .

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West Midland Safari and Leisure Park
Situated 20 miles south west of Birmingham, The West Midland Safari and Leisure Park opened in 1973, situated about 2 miles west of Kidderminster. The safari has around 600 animals from around the world. The park was built on the grounds of Spring Grove House, that can be visited. Entry about £20 per adult. Phone number 01299 402 114.
Website . wiki/page . Postcode DY12 1LF.

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Alton Towers Theme Park 15 miles east of Stoke-on-Trent
In central England, Alton Towers is claimed to be the most visited theme park in the UK. It is situated under 2 miles north of the village of Alton in Staffordshire. The park was built on the grounds of a ruined gothic style mansion house named Alton Towers. The estate was the seat of the Earls of Shrewsbury. The resort also includes two hotels; The Alton Towers Hotel and Splash Landings Hotel. Ticket Prices. Phone number 0871 222 3330.
Website . wiki/Page . Postcode ST10 4DB .

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Thorpe Park Theme Park 25 miles southwest of London
Thorpe Park is a theme park situated in Surrey, that opened in 1979. Thorpe Park is now claimed to be one of the largest Theme Parks in the UK, with rides such as the Slammer, SAW - The Ride, and Tidal Wave. Phone number 0871 663 1673.
Website . wiki/page . Postcode KT16 8PN . Tickets .

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