Adventure Island is a free-admission amusement park in Southend-on-Sea; Essex; UK which has 32 different rides; as well as attractions including a gift shop and catering outlets
Arena Essex Raceway is a stock car and speedway racing track located near Purfleet; Essex. The Lakeside Shopping Centre was built alongside the venue.
Audley End House is largely an early 17th-century country house just outside Saffron Walden; Essex; south of Cambridge; England. It was once a palace in all but name and renowned as one of the finest Jacobean houses in England.
Colchester Castle in Colchester; Essex; England; is an example of a largely complete Norman castle. It is a Grade I listed building.
Colchester Zoo is a zoological garden situated in Colchester; England. The zoo opened in 1963. It received 801;643 visits in 2011. It is home to many rare and endangered species; including big cats; primates and birds.
Hanningfield Reservoir is an artificial body of water in Essex; south of Chelmsford; and is owned by Essex and Suffolk Water. The reservoir is the 11th largest reservoir in England with an area of 3.5 square kilometres.
Hedingham Castle in the village of Castle Hedingham; Braintree District; Essex; England; is a Norman motte and bailey castle with a stone keep. For four centuries it was the primary seat of the de Vere family; Earls of Oxford.
Hylands House is a Grade II* neo-classical villa situated within Hylands Park a 232-hectare park south-west of Chelmsford in Essex in South East England. It is owned and operated by Chelmsford City Council.
The Secret Nuclear Bunker at Kelvedon Hatch; in the Borough of Brentwood in the English county of Essex; is a large underground bunker maintained during the cold war as a potential regional government headquarters.
The Kursaal is a Grade II listed building in Southend-on-Sea; Essex; which opened in 1901 as one of the world's first purpose-built amusement parks
Built just outside Felixstowe; Suffolk; at the mouth of the River Orwell; Landguard Fort; or Langer Fort as it was originally known; was designed to guard the entrance to Harwich.
Layer Marney Tower is a Tudor palace; composed of buildings; gardens and parkland; dating from 1520 situated in Layer Marney; Colchester; Essex; England.
The Royal Horticultural Society's garden at Hyde Hall in the English county of Essex east of London. It is one of four public gardens run by the Society; alongside Wisley; Harlow Carr; and Rosemoo
Southend Pier is a major landmark in Southend-on-Sea. Extending 1.34 miles into the Thames Estuary; it is the longest pleasure pier in the world. Sir John Betjeman once said that "the Pier is Southend; Southend is the Pier".
The Thames Estuary is the estuary in which the River Thames meets the waters of the North Sea. It is not easy to define the limits of the estuary
Tilbury Fort is on the north; Essex; bank of the River Thames in England and was built to defend London from attack from the sea; particularly during the Spanish Armada and the Anglo-Dutch Wars
The Royal Gunpowder Mills; Waltham Abbey; an Anchor Point of the European Route of Industrial Heritage; set in 175 acres of parkland and containing 21 buildings of major historical importance; mixes history; science; and attractive surroundings.