Things to do in Staffordshire
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...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
THE BRITISH WILDLIFE RESCUE CENTRE
Amerton Farm & Craft, Amerton Farm, Stowe by Chartley, Staffordshire, ST18 0LA
The British Wildlife Rescue Centre based at Amerton Farm is a facility which includes a hospital area with veterinary cover, a re-homing area and many enclosures with a wide variety of both domestic and wild animals. The centre is the perfect p...
NEEDWOOD FOREST GLIDING CLUB
Cross Hayes Field, Maker Lane, Hoar Cross, Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 8QR
Whether you're a newcomer or an experienced pilot, you'll find a warm welcome awaits you at Needwood Forest Gliding Club - a small and friendly Club in the Heart of the Midlands. With a fleet of modern gliders, state of the art equipment and a tea...
BRANSTON WATER PARK NATURE RESERVE
Branston, Burton-upon-Trent - Access off A38 south of Branston / Burton
A 40-acre lake used by junior wildlife group, model boaters and anglers. Wide variety of bird life. Footpath around lake to woodland, wildflower meadow, children's play facilities, picnic area and information centre. The Trent and Mersey Canal run...
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...
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 lif...
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...
Gallery • Arts & Crafts
SHIRE HALL GALLERY
Market Square, Stafford, ST16 2LD
The largest venue in Staffordshire dedicated to visual arts and crafts in a fascinating Grade II listed building. Ever changing exhibition programme. The Gallery has a multisensory room allowing visitors to experience different light, sound and ta...
Museums & Galleries
THE STAFFORDSHIRE REGIMENT MUSEUM
Whittington Barracks, Lichfield, Staffordshire,WS14 9PY
Exhibits include uniforms, badges and weapons from pistols to machine guns. There are relics from the Sikh Wars, the Crimea, Indian Mutiny, Zulu War, Egypt, Sudan, South Africa and both World Wars. The medals display includes eight of the th...