With so many things to do in Southend on Sea, one day won't be nearly enough to explore all our things to see & do.
Enjoy free days out in Southend building sandcastles with the kids and unwind with all the traditional pleasures of a seaside holiday on our award-winning beaches. Ride the railway to the end of the longest pleasure pier in the world, get absorbed in hands-on fun at a museum, or run free among the many parks and gardens. Ride the waves for exhilaration or admire the skill of expert windsurfers and kitesurfers. Dare to try thrilling rides at Adventure Island, one of the UK's favourite fun parks.
Wondering where to go in Southend after dark? There are plenty of places to visit in Southend. Try our entertainment and nightlife; take in an evening show at the theatre or cinema, or meet friends in a wine bar, nightclub or casino.