10 of the best things to do for free in Surrey
We've put together a list of fantastic things to do and see for free in Surrey to help you save money and make the most of your time in our lovely county.
The Lightbox, Woking, GU21 4AA
Interesting Art Gallery with great innovative and well presented exhibitions housed in a light, airy spacious building. On the top floor you will find an excellent local history section. So whether you're passionate about the arts and history, want activities or would just like somewhere quiet to relax, you will find it at the Lightbox for Free.
Grayshott Pottery Behind the scenes tours, Near Hindhead, GU26 6LR
Join a free weekday Journey of the Clays tours as Grayshott Pottery and discover the process from clay through to the final beautifully crafted plates for your food. Advanced booking is required.
Guildford Guide Town Walk, GU1 3AA (seasonal May - September)
From May to September you can join a free afternoon historic walk of the charming town of Guildford. Meet at Tunsgate Arch (opposite the Guildhall Clock) in the High Street at 2.30 on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays and a voluntary town guide will take you through 1000 years of history.
Frimley Lodge Park, Near Camberley GU16 6HY
A great place to walk, rest and play. Bring a picnic on a summer's day and enjoy all the facilities that this Green Flag Award winning park has to offer.
Skateboard Park and Splash pool in Stoke Park, Guildford GU1 1EZ
A popular skate park and splash pool sit within the relaxing Stoke Park in Guildford. The Skate Park has a great mix of ramps, handrails and bowls which caters for beginners and experiences skaters. Whilst the splash pool (open seasonally) surrounded by open grassy space offers children a large shallow pool to cool down in on sunny days.
Box Hill, near Dorking KT20 7LB
Now world famous after the Olympic Cycle races, take a trails that leads you away from the summit and enjoy some peace with beautiful views of stunning Surrey countryside.
WWF - Living Planet Centre , Woking GU21 4LL
The Living Planet Centre It is a children's educational centre with interactive activities. It is free to enter and parking is very easy
Mercedes-Benz World, Weybridge KT13 0SL
Open 7 days a week this free attraction offers a great day out for the whole family with many exotic and rare cars on show every day.
Virginia Water, near Egham G25 4QF
Enjoy a waterside stroll around the lovely lake at Virginia Water. There's so much to explore as the well defined path around the lake guides you through woodlands, gardens, an 18th century ornamental cascades, a Roman temple as well as the Leptis Magna Ruins. (Car parking charges apply)
Farnham Castle Keep, Farnham, GU9 0AG
The Castle is currently divided into two, The Keep and Bishops Palace. The Bishops Palace is a conference and wedding venue but The Keep which is managed by English Heritage is free for all to explore and enjoy. Free parking for up to 95 cars.
Don't forget the stunning Surrey countryside - get out there and explore!
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