To accompany the Wonders of Weston artworks, nominations for the Seventh Wonder of Weston were sought throughout Weston. Small scale and grand, personal and public, landmarks and hidden treasures, the Seventh Wonder of Weston nominations on view here give a sense of town from those that know it best.

Weston Woods

Nominated by GeorgiaK | The woods are beautiful and are a great way to explore the nature and appreciate what's around us.

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The new Grand Pier

Nominated by Walliscote | Linda says, "I love the new Grand Pier because you can play on the rides."

The water park

Nominated by Walliscote | Jack says, "I like the water park because it is a public park and it has a giant castle which ...

My tree den

Nominated by Walliscote | Maya says, "I love my tree den in Ellenborough Park because it is easy to climb and get down and ...

Weston beach

Nominated by Walliscote | Jade says, "I like looking at the beach and the sea at sunset. I like the beautiful colours."

Sand sculptures

Nominated by Walliscote | Nishatara says, "I like the sand sculptures, I've seen them on the TV as well as on the beach."

Weston Woods

Nominated by Walliscote | Jimmy says, "I love Weston Woods. Don’t you? Anyway, I have a particular tree in Weston Woods that I love. ...

Winter Gardens Pavilion

Nominated by DavidA | The Winter Gardens Pavilion has been described by many as the flagship of Weston. These days the ballroom remains largely ...

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The Magic Garden

Nominated by WestonsuperMum_Becky | This is where we hunt for fairies, run from monsters, eat picnics and play hide and seek down the pits. ...

View of Bleadon village

Nominated by Walliscote | Mrs Connolly says, "Bleadon Village is small and beautiful. Its name means 'coloured hill' and it was listed in the ...

My den on Purn Hill

Nominated by Walliscote | Mrs Connolly says, "As a child I used to spend all my time in this den, which is a tree ...

Mystic path, Anchor Head

Nominated by christia | This "mystic path" is a set of narrow stairs leading to Birnbeck Pier. It's my preferred way to the derelict ...

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The beach

Nominated by GeorgiaK | The beach is lovely in the summer and has a lot of qualities for tourists to discover.

Fish on Stix

Nominated by viksta | The Fish on Stix are weather vanes, flying in the winds, reminding us all of the time when that area ...

The Hidden Underworld

Nominated by keithramsey | Inside our hill lies an unseen, unknown and unexplored network of mines and caves. We can only guess at the ...

Autumn at the seaside

Nominated by demetra | This is autumn in Weston Super-Mare bay, where the water is drawn down. The title of the photograph is ‘bigger ...

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Old Town Quarry

Nominated by RebeccaBristolResearch | The Old Town Quarry is a magical place of unrivalled natural beauty and tranquility. Marvel at the peregrines, chase butterflies, ...

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Peace at Knightstone

Nominated by skipage | It's a wonderful place to be at when summer's out.

Westonworks

Nominated by karunaT | Westonworks is a new One Stop Skills and Job Shop which has opened on St Andrews Parade. It is about ...

The old pier

Nominated by skipage | You always get a beautiful view of Birnbeck Pier no matter what the weather is like.

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Peace and quiet in beautiful Uphill

Nominated by skipage | There is always peace and quiet when you are in Uphill and you can get away from the modern world.

A view of history

Nominated by skipage | The tower in Uphill is a beautiful historic landmark where you can get perfect views of Weston and the surrounding ...

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Beautiful summer nights

Nominated by skipage | The summer nights are spectacular in Weston and Marine Lake is a wonderful place to walk

Milton Road Cemetery

Nominated by zoeclem | The Church of England chapel is due to be repaired and opened again - it and the cemetery date from ...

Weston's hanging baskets and flower beds

Nominated by jaustin | The hanging baskets and flower beds - even the water lilies on the pond at the Water Gardens - in ...

Ellenborough Crescent

Nominated by Komodo | Ellenborough Crescent is a perfect Georgian crescent of Bath stone, which wouldn't be out of place in Bath itself. The ...

Compton Organ, Odeon Cinema, Weston-super-Mare

Nominated by music4u | The Compton Organ is the only one left outside of London in its original installation and still playing in a ...

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Prince Consort Gardens

Nominated by deanh | This Victorian park is such a wonderful place to be. You can look over at the water, across to Wales ...

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Birnbeck Pier

Nominated by jamiewoodley | Birnbeck Pier is wonderful in its wildness. It hangs on by a thread at the end of a rocky promontory, ...

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Worlebury Hill Fort

Nominated by dnisbet | Most people I talk to think that Weston-super-Mare is not more than 200 years old, and I have to tell ...

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The sea wall

Nominated by ngoff | Before the sea wall was built, when people first started coming to Weston, there was no real break between the ...

The sand

Nominated by nyates | My Wonder of Weston is the sand because it's been here for a very long time. It's constantly changing so ...

The Bath Spa University Gallery, Weston College

Nominated by karenblakeart | If you listen to some people, you would think that Bristol is the only place locally to see contemporary art. ...

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Marine Lake causeway

Nominated by stevebritton | This 'Wonder' is the causeway between Knightstone Island and the path near Anchorhead. I nominate it because it's an interesting ...

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Grove Park

Nominated by nick | This is one of my favourite places in the town because it's very peaceful and sometimes it's extremely beautiful, especially ...

Steep Holm Island

Nominated by jwilson | Looking at it today, it looks as though you could walk across. It doesn't look very far away but it ...

The Grand Pier

Nominated by amiller | The Grand Pier is an iconic image of Weston-super-Mare and of seaside towns around the country. It was a huge ...

The sweep of Weston Bay

Nominated by StevenWsM | I love the gentle sweep of Weston Bay from Brean Down to Worlebury Hill. It is a beautiful natural feature ...

Weston Brass

Nominated by ccd | Seek out Grove Park on a lazy Sunday afternoon and you might just come across the sounds of Weston Brass ...

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Early morning sea front

Nominated by bobturner | I think one of the wonders of Weston is the early morning sea front when it is calm and the ...

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Dolphin Square

Nominated by WestonBoy | I parked here the first few times I visited Weston, but didn't explore it until recently, when I discovered the ...

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Tea shop

Nominated by wow | It's so absurdly quaint. That brightly coloured oasis in the sand is a particularly great thing to stumble across in ...

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Brean Down

Nominated by kdaleyyates | A rocky outcrop projecting into the Bristol Channel, Brean Down is a striking landmark on the Somerset coastline. I have ...