Things to do and see in Jersey

Maritime Museum

Jersey’s landscape and history have been shaped by the sea and this museum tells the story of the Island’s unique maritime environment and rich seafaring past. Set by the historic harbour of St Helier, the Maritime Museum is all about seafaring, navigation and the elements, told through the stories of Jersey people.

Also on site the Occupation Tapestry Gallery. The award-winning Occupation Tapestry which was woven by Islanders to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the liberation. 
maritime museun

Jersey Museum and Art Gallery

The Jersey Museum & Art Gallery Merchant's House presents history from 250,000 years ago when the first people arrived in Jersey and continues through the centuries to explore the factors that have shaped this unique Island and the people who live here. Find out about Jersey’s link with the English Crown despite being so close to France; listen to Jèrriais (Jersey-French) being spoken; learn about the Island's traditional farming industry and watch fascinating archive footage of the early years of tourism. 
Jersey Museum and Art Gallery

La Mare Wine Estate

Established in 1972, La Mare Wine Estate is Jersey’s only working vineyard. The estate comprises an eclectic mix of authentic Jersey buildings and beautiful gardens. Enjoy a tour and tasting the wines and cider, a delicious lunch in the Vineyard Café or browse Genuine Jersey goodies in the Estate Shop.
La Mare Wine Estate

Elizabeth Castle

Built on a rocky islet in St Aubin’s Bay, Elizabeth Castle has defended Jersey for more than 400 years. You can take the amphibious Castle Ferry or walk out along the causeway at low tide.  Elizabeth Castle is the perfect place to spend a day exploring Jersey's history. Climb the battlements dating back to the 1590’s, when Sir Walter Raleigh was Governor of Jersey from 1600 until 1603.
Elizabeth Castle

Jersey Zoo

The internationally famous Jersey Zoo was founded in 1959 by author and naturalist Gerald Durrell. The 32 acres of landscaped grounds are home to over 100 species of bird, mammal, reptile and amphibian, many of which are threatened with extinction in the wild.
Gorilla at Jersey Zoo

Mont Orgueil Castle

Mont Orgueil Castle has cast its imposing shadow over the beautiful fishing port of Gorey for more than 800 years. One of the finest examples of a medieval fortress in existence, Mont Orgueil has witnessed many of the key events that have shaped Jersey’s history. Take in breathtaking views of the French coast as you delve into the network of staircases, towers and secret rooms to discover hidden treasures.
Mont Orgueil Castle

Jersey War Tunnels

Jersey War Tunnels are a product of five long years of occupation by German forces during World War 2; they bore witness to the particular cruelty of the Nazi regime.

Dug deep into the hillside by forced and slave workers from nations across Europe, they now contain an underground collection of thought provoking exhibits that tell the fascinating story of Jersey’s occupation from resistance, through to starvation, then eventual liberation.

Jersey War Tunnels

Amazin Adventure Park

The largest farm park in Jersey offers indoor and outdoor fun with animals, tractor rides and dozens of great family activities all included in your entry price.
Amazin Adventure Park

Samarès Manor & Botanic Gardens

Samarès Manor is a manor house with medieval origins in the Vingtaine de Samarès, in the parish of St. Clement in Jersey, and is the traditional home of the Seigneur de Samarès.

The unique gardens were created in the 1920s by wealthy shipping line owner, Sir James Knott. In recent years they have undergone further development and diversification, by creating new gardens and introducing unique plant collections.

The herb garden was the inspiration of garden designer John Brookes. Its design, which now incorporates the rose and lavender garden. Other areas to see are Gardens of Colour • Calendar Gardens • The Hot Border • Exotic Plants • The Bee Garden • Heritage Apples and Pears.

Gardens of Samares Manor

Jersey Bus & Boat Tours

Specialising in personalised Island Tours, Private Hire and Transfers, we provide transport with a difference. We are a young, up and coming business with a real passion for our vintage vehicles, as well as our modern fleet and love showing off our beautiful Island!

Join us on our very popular all day coastal tour, or hop on a 2 hour open top bus tour. We also will take you in vintage style to the famous Jersey War Tunnels, whilst you hear all about the Jersey Occupation narrated by John Nettles. Whatever you want to do whilst on the Island, do it in style with Jersey Tours!

Jersey Bus and Boat Tours

Jersey Kayak & Jersey Walk

Kayak Tours

Discover another world as you explore Jersey’s stunning coastline by user-friendly sit-on-top kayaks. Paddle with local guides whose knowledge make this more than just a kayak trip. Kayak in small groups of no more than 6. Private tours can also be booked. Explore caves, cliffs and observe marine life. We kayak from locations island-wide, so no trip is ever the same.



Walk Tours

Discover Jersey’s very own wilderness with expert local guides who have explored this wonderful coast for many years. Revel in the stillness and expanse of an area that is covered twice a day by some of the highest tides in the world. Here marine life must survive the extremes of water pressure and being marooned high and dry for hours out of the ocean.