Attractions in West Midlands
HOO FARM ANIMAL KINGDOM
Preston-on-the-Weald, Telford, Shropshire, TF6 6DJ
Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom is a fantastic hands on day out. From bottle feeding the baby lambs, stroking the lizards and talking to the parrots, to walking the farm trail where you will find, Water Buffalo, Alpacas, Wallabies, Meerkats, Rare Breeds, ...
Heritage & Steam Railways
Amerton Farm, Stowe-by-Chartley, Stafford, ST18 0LA
The Amerton Railway is a 2ft gauge line, set in the rolling Staffordshire countryside, and situated at the very popular Amerton Working Farm. The Railway is home to the 1897 Bagnall-built saddle tank Isabel which became such a part of Stafford...
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...
THE FALSTAFF'S EXPERIENCE
The Shrieve's House Barn, Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 6EE
Hidden behind the huge oak gates and situated along the Elizabethan cobbled courtyard of the magnificent Shrieve’s House, Falstaff's is a museum like no other. It offers an informative yet theatrical glimpse into 16th Century life. Educational and...
STRUTT'S NORTH MILL
Derwent Valley Visitor Centre, Belper North Mill Trust, Bridgefoot, Belper, Derbyshire
In 1804 William Strutt built North Mill, then the world's most technologically advanced, 'fire-proof', building. We now display, by original and replica machinery, the history of cotton spinning, 'Brettles' renown silk and cotton hosiery collectio...
WARWICK RACECOURSE CO LIMITED
Hampton Street, Warwick, CV34 6HN
You can enjoy excellent days of flat and jump racing throughout the year at Warwick Racecourse. There is always plenty to see and enjoy at this picturesque racecourse. Enjoy a family day out that will not break the bank.
Donegal House Bore Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6NE
Mark your calendars with the following dates for this year's Lichfield Festival: 1st-10th July 2016! One of the UK's major Arts Festivals.. Centred around the magnificent 13th century three-spired cathedral, and Lichfield Garrick Theatre. ...
Tourist Attraction • Restaurant • Food & Drink
WESTONS CIDER VISITOR CENTRE
Much Marcle, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 2NQ
'The Bounds' with its 400 year old farmhouse which overlooks the apple and pear orchards, is the focal point to this unique family day out set out at Westons Cider. Our company has been dedicated to brewing in the Herefordshire village of Much Mar...
Museums & Galleries
SAMUEL JOHNSON BIRTHPLACE MUSEUM
Breadmarket Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6LG
Discover the life and times of Dr. Johnson, England's greatest man of letters and celebrated wit. His birthplace houses five floors of exhibits including his famous dictionary, period room settings and an introductory video. Johnson spent the f...
DENBY POTTERY VISITOR CENTRE
Derby Road, Denby, Derbyshire, DE5 8NX
Denby Visitor Centre is next to the pottery in an attractive courtyard. Shops include the Denby Home Store, extensive Factory Shop full of Denby bargains at up to 60% off RRP, gift shops, garden and cookery shops, Dartington Crystal and Bourne's R...