Reading has a fantastic historic market dating back to 1565 with around 100 stalls, market days are Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Reading has over 100 parks including The Kings Meadows. The park is located next to the River Thames and contains The Thames Lido, part of a three year restoration project of the disused Edwardian pool.
There’s plenty of culture with three theatre venues including The Hexagon, showing over 600 shows and events each year including rock and pop, theatre, classical music, comedy, lectures, festivals and family shows. Along with indoor skiing at Skiplex and wine tasting at Stanlake Park Wine Estate you’ll never be short of interesting things to see and do in Reading.