United Kingdom Tourism
England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland


United Kingdom Tourism is a combination of the best places to visit in all countries that make up the United Kingdom.

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is currently known as Britain or just the UK. It is located on the western coast of Europe and includes the Island of Britain and the northeastern portion of the Island of Ireland, beside a few smaller islands.

Since we have so much to write about this world important country we are going the divide it by regions and big cities. Here is a summary of the most important attractions in the UK.

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House of Parliament and Big Ben in London England

House of Parliament and Big Ben in London England


London England

London is the Capital of England and the Capital of the United Kingdom. It is an amazing city for so much to see that it is mindboggling. It is visited by millions of tourists from all over the Globe, being one of the Top Tourist attractions in the World. The most important sites to visit are:

  • British Museum which exhibits man’s work from prehistoric to modern times. It is one of the most Famous Art Museums.

  • Tate Modern is the British Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. It was once a power station.

  • National Gallery located in Trafalgar Square London, where you find works by the masters such as Van Gogh, da Vinci, Botticelli, and more.

  • Natural History Museum offers a collection of the tallest and rarest animals in the world.

  • London Eye is a modern feature of London’s skyline. Climb aboard an unforgettable experience.

  • Victoria and Albert Museum exhibits more than 3,000 years of artifacts from all over the world.

  • Science Museum is where you see and touch the major scientific advances of the last centuries.

  • Tower of London is one of the world’s most famous buildings with a 900 year history as a Royal Palace.

  • Madame Tussauds, is where you can meet the reproductions of the most famous people of the world such as Shakespeare, Her Majesty of modern Lady Gaga.



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Edinburgh Castle in the Capital of Scotland

Edinburgh Castle in the Capital of Scotland




Edinburgh Scotland

The Capital of Scotland features many Famous Landmarks

  • Edinburgh Castle
  • Greyfriars Kirkyard
  • Royal Yacht
  • Scotch whisky Heritage
  • National Museum of Scotland
  • Royal Botanic
  • National Library of Scotland
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Museum of Childhood


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Liverpool the Home of the Beatles

Liverpool the Home of the Beatles


Liverpool England

This is the Home of the Beatles

  • The Beatles Liverpool Tourist Attractions
  • Mendips, 251 Menlove Avenue the Home of John Lennon
  • 20 Forthlin Road the childhood home of Paul McCartney
  • Penny Lane is mentioned in the song.
  • Strawberry Fields the children’s home of the song.
  • Quarry Bank is now Calderstones School
  • Mathew Street is the site of Cavern Club
  • The Beatles Story, a museum charting the story of the Beatles.


City Hall of Belfast Northern Ireland

City Hall of Belfast Northern Ireland


Belfast Northern Ireland

  • The Argory
  • Armagh County Museum
  • Armagh Planetarium
  • Aunt Sandra's Candy Factory
  • East Belfast, Titanic Quarter
  • Barnett Demesne
  • Castlereagh and District, South Belfast
  • The Belfast Barge
  • Belfast Castle Estate and Cave Hill Visitor Centre
  • Belfast Cathedral
  • Belfast City Hall


Cardiff Castle in Wales UK

Cardiff Castle in Wales UK




Cardiff Wales

Cardiff is the capital of Wales and while its history is one of castles, coal and conflict, today’s city is a modern cosmopolitan place visited by lovers of sports, arts, entertainment and shopping.

  • Cool Castles
  • Cardiff Castle
  • Welsh National History Museum
  • Castell
  • Sensational Sports
  • Stylish Shopping
  • Spiller's Records Cardiff
  • Top TV Locations
  • Beautiful and Tall Buildings


Castle Museum in the City of York

Castle Museum in the City of York

York England

  • Blue Bell
  • York Castle Museum
  • Ackhorne
  • Ken Spelman Booksellers
  • York Food Festival
  • York Theatre Royal
  • Gatehall

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River Avon crosses the City of Bristol in England

River Avon crosses the City of Bristol in England


Bristol England

  • Brunel's SS Great Britain
  • M Shed Museum
  • M Shed street art project
  • Bristol Aquarium
  • Bristol Museum and Art Gallery
  • At-Bristol Science Centre
  • Bristol Zoo Gardens
  • Wild Place Project
  • Clifton Suspension Bridge


Roundhay park in Leeds England UK

Roundhay Park in Leeds England UK


Leeds England

  • Armley Mills
  • Golden Acre Park
  • Thornton’s Arcade
  • Kirkstall Abbey
  • Harewood House and Bird Garden
  • Tropical World
  • Roundhay Park
  • Royal Armouries
  • Thackray Medical Museum

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Aerial view of the city of Birmingham United Kingdom

Aerial view of the city of Birmingham United Kingdom


Birmingham England

  • Thinktank Planetarium
  • Winterbourne House and Garden
  • The Falconry Centre
  • Grand Prix Karting
  • Adventure Island Mini Golf
  • The Pen Room
  • Cadbury World
  • Ruskin Glass Centre
  • Sandwell Valley Country Park


Royal Exchange in the city of Manchester

Royal Exchange in the city of Manchester


Manchester England

  • Manchester Evening News Arena
  • Aerial Extreme
  • Chinese Arts Centre
  • Cloud 23
  • Royal Exchange Theatre
  • Museum of Science and Industry
  • Salford Watersports Centre


Glasgow is an important city in Scotland

Glasgow is an important city in Scotland


Glasgow Scotland

  • Glasgow Science Centre
  • The Tall Ship
  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum
  • Willow Tearooms
  • St Enoch Centre
  • Titan Clydebank
  • St Andrew's Cathedral
  • Sharmanka
  • House for an Art Lover
  • The Corinthian Club


For more information visit Britain Tourism Website



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