Seaside Piers

Taking a stroll along the pier is as good a reason to visit the seaside as it ever was, with many modern piers offering food, drinks and entertainment for "kids" of all ages.

Visit our detail pages to find out more about the facilities for piers in:

More Historical Information

A majority of these piers stand as a powerful reminder of the ingenuity of Victorian entrepreneurs and the engineers responsible for their construction.

More detailed information about the history of many of the UK's piers can be found on the website of the the National Piers Society: