Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Jaywick Martello Tower
Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1SE, Tel: 01255 686633, Email, (3 miles, 5kms)
Jaywick Martello Tower, The Promenade, Belsize Avenue, Jaywick, Essex, CO15 2LF, Tel: 01255 822783, Email, (0.0 miles, 0.0kms)
Built originally as a Napoleonic Fort in the early 19th century the tower now acts as a central hub for the local community & visitors. There are regular arts & heritage exhibitions, talks & events.
Lower Park Road, Brightlingsea, Essex, CO7 0LG, Tel: 01206 303535, Email, (4 miles, 7kms)
Meander along footpaths exploring the diverse variety of trees, plants and wildlife. Visit the pond area or just sit, relax, listen and observe all around you.
1 North Sea, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1QX, Tel: 01255 421115, Email, (3 miles, 4kms)
Six and a half acres of fun and entertainment, including under cover and outside fairground, amusements, side stalls, cafés and take aways, Seaquarium, public house with children's play area and lots more for all the family.
Harwich Road, Little Clacton, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, UK, Tel: 01206 251790, (2 miles, 4kms)
Little Clacton Parish Fields
Martello Tower, Point Clear, St Osyth, Essex, CO16 8NG, (4 miles, 6kms)
1810 Martello Tower, used by the Navy in WWII, known as H.M.S. Helder. Memorial to Flight Officer Ray King of 479th Fighter Group, pilot of a recovered P51D Mustang on display together with other WWII exhibits.
Marine Parade East, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1PS, (3 miles, 4kms)
Pavilion Gallery (Holland Art Society)
1 Duke Street, Brightlingsea, Essex, CO7 0EA, Tel: 01206 303286, (4 miles, 6kms)
A representative collection of objects, photographs and pictures illustrative of the social and economic history of the town and its immediate surroundings over the past 700 years.
Mersea Island Museum, High Street, West Mersea, Colchester, Essex, CO5 8QD, Tel: 01206 385191, Email, (8 miles, 13kms)
Exhibits of Mersea's social history, natural history, archaeology and fishing industry, including a fisherman's cottage display. Special exhibitions and gift shop.
Tower Road, Clacton-On-Sea, Essex, CO15 1LE, Tel: 01255 474000, Email, (2 miles, 4kms)
A traditional 600-seat seaside theatre used all year for a whole range of entertainment, including traditional summer season variety show. Foyer art gallery.
129 Pier Avenue, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1NJ, Tel: 01255 429627, (3 miles, 4kms)
The Flicks Cinema
Martello Tower F, Marine Parade West, Clacton On Sea, Essex, CO15 11S, Tel: 01255 224230, Email, (2 miles, 4kms)
Childrens zoo, with many animals that the public can interact with baby rabbits, ducklings, guinea pig, alpacas, micro pigs, ect.
Holland Haven, Holland-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 5TX, Tel: 01255 686633, Email, (3 miles, 5kms)
Situated on the coast between Clacton and Frinton-on-Sea, the County Park offers over 100 acres of unspoilt scenic coastline-ideal for bird watching.
Brightlingsea Road, Thorrington, Essex, CO7 8JJ, Tel: 01245 437677, Email, (5 miles, 8kms)
Early 19th century tide mill with its machinery, which has been fully restored. Wheel can be run for guided groups (subject to tide).
Southminster, Essex, CM0 7PW, Tel: 01621 862960, (8 miles, 13kms)
Bradwell Cockle Spit on the Dengie Peninsular consists of some 30 acres of shell bank together with extensive saltmarsh. The spit has been built up by tidal currents and is mainly cockle and oyster shells.
South Green Road, Fingringhoe, Colchester, Essex, CO5 7DN, Tel: 01206 729678, Email, (7 miles, 11kms)
Nature reserve-125 acres of mixed habitat on the Colne Estuary. Nature trails, wheelchair access, bird hides, gift shop and visitors centre. Friendly atmosphere. Regular events for adults and children. Hot and cold drinks available.
Rascals House, Telford Road, Gorse Lane Industrial Estate, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 4LP, Tel: 01255 475755, Email, (4 miles, 7kms)
Indoor soft play centre with seating for 100 in the restaurant area. Great for children 0-12. Open all year.
East Mersea, Colchester, Essex, CO5 8UE, Tel: 01206 383868, (5 miles, 8kms)
Cudmore Grove offers visitors a trip to the seaside with a difference at the eastern tip of Mersea Island. The park includes a sandy beach and open grassland, perfect for picnics and great views.