Skip to content

Things to do in Alton

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Movie Theatre
“This is a very basic unsophisticated cinema where you can enjoy perfectly good screenings and sound with affordably priced tickets. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“A small but interesting museum with a charming shop and café with a secluded garden. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
$$
“Great café for breakfast, with a friendly stylish atmosphere and good food and treats to enjoy there or take away. And of course the barista makes proper coffee. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
History Museum
“This is the local historical museum. Only 150 years old but claiming to cover 100 million! Recommended by its many excellent reviews. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Hobby Shop
$$
“This is a simple cosy pub that also provides good food and live ‘open-mic’ Music on the last Sunday of winter months. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
$$
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Our local taxi firm. Best book well ahead, as they get busy, especially at pub closing times. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Pub
$
“A Weatherspoon pub with budget food and reasonably priced drinks. Ample seating inside and out in listed building.”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Meal Takeaway
$$
Church
“This friendly and thriving Anglican church meets in its well kept traditional building adjacent to some astonishing trees. The building’s history goes back to the 11th century. ”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Hobby Shop
“This is a simple cosy pub that also provides good food and live ‘open-mic’ Music on the last Sunday of winter months. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
Restaurant
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

Explore more on Airbnb

Experiences in Alton