World's Longest Pier
Other than mile upon mile of tawny imported-sand and shingle beaches, Southend's main attraction is the world's longest pier, built in...
Leigh Heritage Centre
Dip beneath the pier's entrance to explore an old 'toasts-rack' pier train and antique slot machines at the museum.
Pipe of Port
A Southend institution, this subterranean wine bar and bistro is an atmospheric place, with old-world character, candlelit tables,...
Adventure Island information
You can embrace Southend's tacky seaside soul, inhale Rossi's velvety ice cream, rock or candy floss before jumping on head-spinning rides or ramming each other in dodgems at lurid amusement park Adventure Island, beside the pier.