Channel Isles attractions

Things to do with the Kids - Channel Islands

Guernsey
 Guernsey Toys
Victoria Road
St.Peter Port
Perfect "take home" gifts. Also a computerised embriodery machine will personalise teddies while you wait.
01481 723871
 Guernsey Woodcarvers
Les Issues
St.Saviour's
 
Wood turning, carving, cabinet making and French polishing.
01481 265373
Oatlands Village
Braye Road
St.Sampson's
 
Silversmiths, working pottery, brick kilns, Ego Motifs, Children's play area, Christmas barn, Village Dairy, Guernsey Woollens and much more.
01481 244282
Model Railway Exhibition & Shop
Camp du Roi
Vale
  Specialist shop with exciting layouts in 3 gauges plus working funfair and DIY "Thomas" layout.
 01481 252929
Guernsey Aquarium
Havelet Bay
St.Peter Port
 Colourful fish from many parts of the world, tropical lizards and frogs, shell gift shop, reptile house and touch pool.
01481 723301
Manor trains
Sausmarez Manor
St.Martin's
Take a ride on the diesel train through the beautiful woods.Children's play area. Also Dolls House Collection and Petland.
01481 233189

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 Bird Gardens
La Villiaze
St.Andrew's
 Large collection of parrots, tropical and exotic birds.
01481 236690

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Jersey

Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust

 Gerald Durrell's conservation and breeding centre for endangered species. Family groups of gorillas, orang-utans, lemurs and other species live in their natural environments. Keeper talks, animal encounters, guided tours and children's activities.
Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
(Jersey Zoo)
Les Augres Manor
Trinity
Mont Orgueil Castle
Gorey

One of Jersey's best known landmarks. this medieval castle dominates the east coast and from its battlements there are views to the coast of France.

Mont Orgueil Castle

La Hougue Bie

 One of Europe's finest prehistoric monuments, La Hougue Bie is dominated by a massive burial mound dating back to 3800BC.
La Hougue Bie
Grouville
 
Elizabeth Castle and The Hermitage
St. Aubin's Bay

Built on a rocky islet the 16th century castle is accessible by a causeway at low tide or by amphibious vehicle. The Hermitage, a small chapel, is dedicated to St. Helier.

Elizabeth Castle

Hamptonne Country Life Museum,
St. Lawrence
A collection of restored farmhouses and buildings brought alive by characters from the past who talk about their life and times.
Samares Manor,
St. Clement.
 Beautiful manor house with extensive grounds, herb garden and plant centre. Farm animals, craft centre and resident falconer.

  St. Matthews - " The Glass Church",
Millbrook.
The glass font, cross, alter rail and pillars were created by Lalique and are considered to be amongst his finest work.
Maritime Museum,
St. Helier
Find out about the weather and tides, see local fish and crustacea in the aquarium, watch boatbuilders at work, learn aboput shipwrecks, smuggling and sea voyages over the centuries.

  Jersey Museum,
St. Helier
An award-winning museum using modern technology and dramatic displays to tell the story of Jersey's history, traditions and culture.
St. Brelade's Church and Fisherman's Chapel,
St. Brelade.
A beautiful church overlooking St. Brelade's Bay, dating from Norman times.The 12th century chapel has fascinating murals.

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