Living Here:
Things To Do,
Sights To See

Get more out of living here – with so many
epic things to do in Stevenage, there’s a
whole bucket list for you to work through.

Arts. Shopping. Culture. Sports. Leisure.
Nature. There’s plenty of sights to see and
things to do in Stevenage.

Activities galore

“In town, there’s
so much going on.”

You adore our apartments. The commute is convenient. So, what else is there to think about? Are you worried about finding enough things to do in Stevenage at the weekend or in the evenings? Well, let us surprise you…

In our town, there’s so much going on. The activities and attractions you’ll find here will pack out your diary for months to come. From the buzz of a match and sprawling green space to ‘striking’ nights at the lanes or a stroll down our historic Old Town high street – ignites your senses, no matter what you like to spend time doing…

Be at one with
the outdoors

Fairlands Valley Park
27 min walk (1.1 miles)

For open space with activities for everyone, look no further than Fairlands Valley Park. There are 120 acres of parkland for you to explore, including 20 acres of open water with four linked lakes.

Set sail, watch the wildlife or wander through woodland – the opportunities are almost endless when you choose to spend the day here.

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Be at the historic
heart of our town

Stevenage Old Town
10 min walk (0.5 miles)

Just a short walk from Forge Yards is the original centre of Stevenage; the Old Town’s historic High Street providing the chance to follow in the footsteps of our town’s forefathers.

You can explore traditional pubs, independent restaurants, boutique shops and experience something altogether more unique.

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Be Compelled.
Be Competitive.

Stevenage Leisure Park
12 min walk (0.6 miles)

Chance your arm at the bowling alley or take in the latest blockbuster – take a trip to Stevenage Leisure Park for good times with friends and family.

With numerous leisure facilities and leading restaurants, you can plan the perfect day out with young ones. And then enjoy an exceptional evening out with the older ones…

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Be part of
the crowd

Stevenage Football Club
21 min walk (1 mile)

Formed in 1976 on the nearby King George V playing fields, Stevenage Football Club has risen like a phoenix. In just 40 years, our town’s team has pushed the boundaries and done things differently.

Now, we’re proud to have a Football League club to support – and a club that’s proud to support its community too.

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Be immersed
in history

Knebworth House
12 min drive (3.4 miles)

Step back in time to a lavish stately home that dates back to Tudor times. Marvel at the magnificent interiors or discover the large park and gardens set in 250 acres of rolling North Hertfordshire countryside.

It’s a great place to visit with friends or family – while the adventure playground is sure to keep the kids entertained!

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Be front row
and centre stage

The Gordon Craig Theatre
6 min walk (0.3 miles)

Oh no it isn’t? Oh yes it is! From festive pantomimes to renowned national performances, Stevenage’s Gordon Craig Theatre is the place to be.

Our town’s treasured flagship arts venue attracts the biggest names, the most dramatic show-stoppers and the funniest comedy showcases. At Forge Yards, the West End comes to you.

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Be in the know about
where you call home

Stevenage Museum
6 min walk (0.3 miles)

There’s nowhere better to learn about the town you now call home than Stevenage Museum. While small in size, it’s big on stories that shaped our community.

With informative displays, hands-on activities and videos charting a story that begins in pre-historic times and continues as you move to Stevenage yourself.

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