Things to do in West Midlands
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
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...
WROXETER ROMAN VINEYARD
Wroxeter, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 6PQ
The Vineyard is situated alongside the ancient Roman City of Uriconium (Wroxeter), which is located between the hill of Wrekin and the town of Shrewsbury in Shropshire, England. It nestles in a sandy sheltered plateau near the River Severn and ...
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...
Ruckhall Lane, Hereford, HR2 9RZ
Belmont is a Benedictine Abbey, designed by EW Pugin and opened in 1859, home to a community of about forty-five monks, who meet to pray in the Abbey Church five times a day. The Abbey Church contains fine stained glass by Hardman and is a Grade I...
Ingestre, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18 0RE
We are the only centre in Staffordshire approved to the highest level by the British Horse Society, we cater for all levels of rider from beginner to advanced. We offer International Progressive Riding And Stable Management Tests for Amateur ri
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...
Castles & Museums
STAFFORD CASTLE & VISITORS CENTRE
Newport Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 1DJ
Built by William the Conqueror to subdue rebellious local people, Stafford Castle has dominated the Stafford landscape for over 900 years. Visitors today will find a more peaceful setting - you can follow the castle trail, exploring the castle rui...
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...
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...