Grays is a busy town and great for shopping and leisure facilities. For entertainment, the Civic Hall is home to a range of shows including musical theatre, comedy, dance as well as a variety of other events. There are plenty of restaurants in the town with a range of cuisines to suit all tastes and budgets, as well as a good selection of pubs and clubs.
You’ll be spoilt for choice when shopping here, and you can visit the intu Lakeside which has a huge range of stores to choose from, along with eateries to enjoy while you shop. For business conferencing, the venues here include those at the Civic Hall and the nearby Thurrock Hotel, and the nearest major airports are London City Airport and Southend Airport.
Grays Car Hire
Wherever you are in Grays, it’s guaranteed that you’ll to get a car from one of the leading suppliers who provide Grays car hire services, you can choose from many of the suppliers including Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Firefly, Hertz, InterRent, Sixt and others.
You could visit these places when you’re in Grays:
You can see a range of exhibits at this Museum relating to the history of the area from prehistory to the 20th century. The range of artefacts include such things as ancients coins, tools made of flint, along with Roman and Saxon finds, and there are also medieval items on show.
Essex Fire Museum
This Museum has a large collection of exhibits regarding the Essex Fire Service’s history. You can see a range of fire engines on display, along with various equipment used in firefighing and other artefacts such as uniforms. Visitors can book a guided tour of the Museum and learn about the history and development of the Service.
This is a large outdoor karting track where you can come and have a great time racing around, with a number of features including hairpins, corners and straights, with both adult and junior karting. There are karts for different abilities and there’s also a children’s circuit where kids can enjoy the fun karts.
You can come to this indoor park and enjoy a large range of jumping activities with various trampolines including walled trampolines, launch pads and foam zones full of foam cubes. You can also play basketball slam dunk with trampolines, and also dodgeball.
This large Leisure Centre offers a good range of leisure facilities and activities which include a fitness suite with both cardiovascular equipment and weights, swimming, studio for aerobics and dance, steam room and sauna, along with group cycling.
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