Luton is a borough and town in Bedfordshire, in England’s southeast region, and offers regional history, interesting museums, vast green parks and sports fields, animal experiences and family fun. Families will have a blast riding horses at the Sunshine Riding School, while the ZSL Whipsnade Zoo offers a giant conservation park with close-up animal encounters. The Wardown House, Museum and Gallery offers military history, archaeological exhibits from local life and textile-related artefacts. Wardown Park provides immaculately-tended green space and sports fields to escape the hustle and bustle for a while.

The Stockwood Discovery Centre features local history exhibits. It offers free entry, making it a great attraction for visitors on a budget, while the Lea Valley Walk invites you to take a serene stroll along the river and canal. Arts and Cultural attractions include the Hat Factory Arts Centre’s active theatre, art museum and gallery. The ruins of a 15th-century brick manor house are open to explore at Someries Castle, while the Grosvenor Casino and Genting Casino Luton offer adult gaming entertainment.

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    Luton is a popular and exciting town with plenty to do whether you're looking to enjoy a simple stroll, historical sites or live performances. Many of the activities in town are family-friendly as well, with some specifically catered to kids, including a farm packed with friendly animals and a massive zoo to explore with exotic creatures. The history of the area...

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