Things to do in West Midlands
NATIONAL STONE CENTRE
Porter Lane, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4LS
Telling the Story of Stone - history, science, technology, art, environment - in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales on the edge of the Peak District. A dramatic site steeped in industrial history, ecology, displaying 330 million year old fossil
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, ...
BLUE JOHN CAVERN
Mamtor, Castleton, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 8WA - Please follow the brown signs to the cavern.
BLUE JOHN CAFE...enjoy Hot and Cold Meals, Refreshments and Home-baked Cakes...The Blue John Cavern is a world famous, beautiful and ornate fluorspar. The mineral has been mined for centuries and continues to be so in the winter months. Traditi
THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY HERITAGE MUSEUM
The Old Railway Station, Railway Drive, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8RH
The Great Western Railway Heritage Museum is housed in one of the last remaining permanent railway buildings in the Forest of Dean, on the original site of Coleford Railway Yard. It is the original GWR Goods Station of 1883 with working GWR signal...
The Boatyard, Nelson Lane, Warwick, CV34 5JB
From £450 per week
Welcome to Kate Boats - a family run canal business established for over 20 years. Kate Boats canalboat holiday hire fleet offers narrowboat holidays on the Grand Union Canal, from bases at Warwick and Stockton. Whether you're looking for a family...
PRESCOTT EQUESTRIAN CENTRE
Milford Road, Prescott, Baschurch, SY4 2JU
Prescott Equestrian Centre is a licensed family run equestrian centre approved by the British Horse Society, which gives assurances that standards will always meet the highest expectations. Prescott Equestrian Centre is also a livery and schooling...
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...
Hotel & Restaurant
NUTHURST GRANGE COUNTRY HOUSE
Nuthurst Grange Lane, Hockley Heath, Solihull, West Midlands, B94 5NL
From £132 per person, per night
10 Double, 6 Twin, 1 Family, 2 Superior - All En-suite
Located in over 7-acres of beautiful woodland, Nuthurst Grange and its surroundings are the perfect setting for business or pleasure, especially Weddings and Conferences. All 19 En-suite rooms have scenic views of the hotel gardens and offer gu...
Alton, Staffordshire, ST10 4DB
Create an everlasting memory at Alton Towers! Alton Towers is famous for its legendary Theme Park and where memories will last a lifetime. Unleash a torrent of fun at the UK's most famous Theme Park. There's a park full of rides and adventures for...
Walks & Viewpoints
HAWKS ON WALKS
For an experience of a lifetime, why not take a walk in the stunning Shropshire countryside and become a falconer for the morning…Flying a Harris Hawk to your gloved fist while she follows gracefully through the trees. We meet at Battlefield 1403 ...