Welcome to Southend-on-Sea
There's so much to see and do in Southend-on-Sea, you will be spoilt for choice.
From a West End musical to live music, drama and comedy there is something for everyone. The World's longest pleasure Pier has stunning views all year long and there's hundreds of events all year round - including one of Europe's largest free air shows.
As well as the retail offering in the Town Centre you can also catch the latest film at the Odeon cinema, relax in a range of restaurants or experience the thrill of the rides at Adventure Island, our local theme park.
Whatever the weather and whatever time of year Southend-on-Sea has so much on offer to make you smile.
All the information you need about Southend Pier, including opening times, ticket prices, fishing, the history of the pier, museum and the Visitor Information Centre.
Information on local attractions, museums and galleries, theatres, shopping, music concerts and so much more.
From our Marine Activities Centre to our five leisure centres there is something for everyone in Southend-on-Sea.