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Local activities

Local things to see and do

With our historic surroundings, there are many things to see and do whilst you are attending the conference.

You can visit the nearby city of Coventry, rich in culture and tourist attractions. Birmingham, the second biggest City from London, it is exciting and ever-changing. Or the nearby towns of Stratford-upon-Avon, birthplace to William.

Shakespeare. Warwick, home to one of the finest castles in the Country or Kenilworth to see the castle ruins or interesting buildings.

Exercise and sport

We know your fitness and health is really important. We give you the facilities to jump right from your meeting space onto an exercise bike. The perfect partnership of working hard and working out. The University of Warwick has comprehensive, cutting edge sports facilities, some of which are free to access. From swimming and gym equipment, to racquet sports and fitness classes, there are plenty of possibilities to get involved at the right level for you without any long-term commitment.

External photo of Warwick Castle taken from the river

Warwick castle

External photo of Coventry Cathedral

Coventry Cathedral

Internal photo showing the swimming pool at the Univeristy's Sports and Wellness Hub

Sports and Wellness Hub