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Looking for things to do in Swindon on a budget? Get out and enjoy Swindon without breaking the bank. Bursting with activities and events in Swindon, there's plenty to keep you entertained...for free!

You don't need to spend your pennies in order to get out and about. There's plenty of things to do for free in Swindon, and we've rounded up some suggestions here...

Lydiard Park

Lydiard Park

About: If the weather's on your side, make the most of the sunshine and head down to Lydiard Park for the day. Pack a picnic, bring some games and settle in for a day of fun in the great outdoors. The park has a children's play area, cafe, and a busy events calendar making it a popular destination all year round.

Address: Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3PA 

Telephone: 01793 466664

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Lotmead Farm

Lotmead Farm

Where: Lotmead Farm

About: Lotmead Farm is free to visit any time during the week and with acres of space for kids to run around in, there’s lots to see and do. There’s loads of exciting and fun-filled events lined up and what’s even better? The majority of them are free to attend. On your visit you may just witness a weekend display of majestic Shire Horses and Birds of Prey or how do you fancy a Dog & Duck Show?

Address: Lotmead Farm, Wanborough, Swindon SN4 0SN

Telephone: 01793 790137

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Richard Jefferies Museum

Richard Jefferies Museum

About: The Richard Jefferies Museum is a museum located just a stone's throw away from Coate Water Country Park, tucked away in a beautiful little 17th century cottage, and is the home of passionate nature writer and pioneer ecologist, Richard Jefferies. Entry to the museum is free.

Address: Marlborough Rd, Swindon SN3 6AA

Telephone: 01793 979224

Swindon Designer Outlet

Swindon Designer Outlet

About: Why not take advantage of one of Swindon's best shopping centres, the Swindon Designer Outlet village? You can easily spend a morning or afternoon there, and not spend a penny if you don't want to! Entry is free, and there are several things for the kids to enjoy such as a train ride around the centre!

Address: Kemble Dr, Swindon SN2 2DY

Telephone: 01793 507600

The White Horse at Uffington

The White Horse at Uffington

About: The White Horse at Uffington is only a short drive out of town. Whether you're entertaining the kids or on a romantic hike, you really can't put a price on stunning views you'll see when you reach the top.

Address: Uffington, Oxfordshire, SN7 7UK

Telephone: 01793 762209

Coate Water

Coate Water

About: Get on your bike and pedal down to Coate Water. It’s a stunning location - and sat on the saddle is the best way to take in the scenery. There's even a little shop so you can grab an ice-cream if you're feeling peckish.

Address: Marlborough Road, Swindon, SN3 6AA

Telephone: 01793 490150

Swindon Central Library

Swindon Central Library

About: There are lots of fun things to do in Swindon Central Library for young and old visitors alike. With an array of educational activities, guest speakers, and workshops, there's so much more to Swindon Central Library than just books. 

Address: Regent Circus, Swindon, SN1 1QG

Telephone: 01793 463238

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