Didcot is a town located in Oxfordshire. It is about 10 miles from Oxford. It is situated at the edge of Oxfordshire, and is considered the largest town in the area. The town dates back to the Iron Age, and currently has a population of just over 22,000 people. There is a wide variety of things to do in and around Didcot and if you are happy to travel a little farther afield there are even more fun places to explore for all the family.
Within Didcot itself is the Didcot Railway Centre. The centre is home to many Great Western Railway exhibits. There are 20 steam locomotives here either currently being restored or housed in the engine shed. There is also a replica of the Fire Fly locomotive. The centre has special events running throughout the year and is a great place for all the family, and a dream come true for any rail enthusiast.
If you want a full day out you can travel about 30 miles and head towards Windsor. The Castle itself is a popular attraction that should not be missed for anyone in the area. However, the children might be more interested in another Windsor attraction. Legoland. The theme park is a great day out filled with fairground rides and amusements. There are so many things to do your children will just never get bored.
Bucklebury Farm Park is another great place for a family day out. The parkland covers 70 acres and is home to deer. It is possible to hand feed some of the herd of deer and get to see them up close. There is a pat a pet area that has smaller animals; such as guinea pigs and rabbits, but there is donkeys, pigs and ponies too. The children and enjoy an indoor play area which makes this a great day out if when the weather is not so good. Refreshments are available and there is also a large picnic area.
Didcot is a nature lovers dream. There are so many great walks or hiking trails in and around the area. Birdwatchers can find many quiet spots to sit and watch their feathered friend in flight. You can be as active in Didcot or a relaxed as you like with a range of activities to suit all tastes.
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