Attractions in England
Tourist Attraction / Motorsports
SANTA POD RACEWAY
Airfield Road, Podington, Wellingborough, Northants, NN29 7XA
Vehicles of a different kind can be found at The Santa Pod Raceway, on the North Bedfordshire border where the car is certainly the star. Santa Pod is the home of Drag Racing, and regularly hosts the FIA European Drag Racing Championships, where y...
POLESWORTH ABBEY & ST EDITHA CHURCH
Location: Situated in the centre of Polesworth, accessed through the ancient Abbey gateway or along the riverside footpath.
Historical sources state that Editha, Princess of Mercia, founded Polesworth Abbey in the 9th century. Today, the ruins of the Abbey Cloister and the two storey Medieval gateway has recently been restored. The Abbey Church later converted to th...
BEKONSCOT MODEL VILLAGE
Warwick Road, Beaconsfield, Bucks, HP9 2PL
There's fun and fascination for everyone in this dainty and delightful world created in 1929. Six charming villages, which are linked by a Gauge I model railway and the 7.25” Bekonscot Light Railway, runs short trips to its newest garden at weeken...
Festival Park, Festival Way, Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 5PU
Waterworld the UK's No 1 indoor tropical Waterpark. Experience the thrills and spills of the UK's 1st indoor water rollercoaster; plummet through the thunder and lightening in the black hole; speed through the thundering waters of the superflum...
Museums & Galleries
POWELL-COTTON MUSEUM, QUEX HOUSE & GARDENS
Quex Park, Park Lane, Birchington, Kent, CT7 0BH
A museum and Regency-period country house with beautiful Victorian gardens. The world class collections include African natural history and ethnography, weaponry, archaeology, ceramics, furniture and much much more. Group bookings welcome. ...
Stately Homes & Gardens
MOTTISFONT ABBEY GARDEN, HOUSE & ESTATE
Mottisfont, nr Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 0LP
Historic and atmospheric riverside estate. At the heart of this tranquil rural estate is Mottisfont Abbey, set in glorious grounds alongside the fast flowing River Test. There are many layers of history for the visitor to explore, including the...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
TROPICAL BUTTERFLY HOUSE, WILDLIFE & FALCONRY CENTRE
Woodsetts Road, North Anston, Near Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S25 4EQ
Encounter the exotic and experience a wild family day out! Get close to free-flying butterflies and birds, as well as friendly, free-roaming farm animals. Meet the residents of Meerkat Mansion and Prairie Dog Camp, along with snakes, birds of prey...
Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6QF
With the beautiful English Lake District in the background, it is possible to sample national hunt racing in its most original format. With its party crowds and funfair, Cartmel rekindles the social gathering tradition of the original steeple to ...
Stately Homes & Gardens
CHASTLETON HOUSE AND GARDEN
Chastleton, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, GL56 0SU
Chastleton House is one of England's finest and most complete Jacobean houses. It is filled not only with a mixture of rare and everyday objects, furniture and textiles collected since its completion in 1612, but also with the atmosphere of 40...
OXFORD UNIVERSITY MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PW
The Oxford University Museum of Natural History houses the University's scientific collections of zoological, entomological, palaeontological, geological and mineral specimens, accumulated in the course of the last three centuries. The exhibit...