STEEPLE GRANGE LIGHT RAILWAY
4 Oak Tree Gardens, Tansley, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5WA
An opportunity to ride on a unique narrow gauge railway built on part of the former Cromford and High Peak Railway branch to Middleton by Wirksworth. The railway uses former mining and quarrying locomotives and rolling stock and climbs up a st...
Country Parks, Walks & Viewpoints
VICAR WATER COUNTRY PARK
Mansfield Road, Clipstone, Mansfield, Notts, NG21 9AA
Award-winning 80ha country park with a network of accessible footpaths, cycleways and wildlife habitats. Facilities include a visitor centre with cafe, toilets and information, a children's play area, picnic areas and ample free parking. C...
BEN NEVIS DISTILLERY
Lochy Bridge, Fort William, Highlands, PH33 6TJ
Discover the secrets of whiskey distilling at one of the oldest, licensed distilleries in Scotland, which dates back to 1825. Guided tours and tasting. Tearoom offering tea/coffee and snacks. Audio visual presentation introduction.
Museums & Galleries
COMBE MARTIN MUSEUM & TOURIST INFORMATION POINT
Eberleigh House, Cross Street, Combe Martin, Devon, EX34 0DH
A small but fabulous museum that illustrates Combe Martin's history via displays of artefacts, photographs, maps and pictures of the old village industries, silver mining, lime quarrying and burning, agriculture and horticulture, together with det...
179 Constitution Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5TU
Satrosphere - Scotland's original hand's on science centre. Find out about all aspects of science and have fun while you do it. You can also see one of our science shows, where a member of Satrosphere's staff will show you all about Colour, Bubble...
LILLIPUT MUSEUM OF ANTIQUE DOLLS & TOYS
High Street, Brading, Isle of Wight, PO36 0DJ
This cottage museum contains one of the finest and most comprehensive Private Collections of old and antique dolls and toys in Great Britain. With over 2000 exhibits on display dating circa 2000BC to 1950AD. The collection has been widely exhibite...
Steam & Miniature Railways
ISLE OF WIGHT STEAM RAILWAY
The Railway Station, Havenstreet, Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33 4DS
Settle back in beautifully restored Victorian and Edwardian carriages and take a 10-mile ride behind a vintage steam locomotive through some of the Island’s unspoilt countryside. The principal station at Havenstreet has a museum, shop, station
THE DRAGONFLY MAZE
Rissington Road, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 2BN
Created by author and inventor Kit Williams, a fascinating puzzle of picture and word clues takes the visitor through twisting pathways to the pavilion home of the Minotoad with its room of a thousand mirrors. Open: March to October, 10am - 5pm.
Museum & Gallery
High Street, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5JA
Discover Derbyshire's Museum of the Year 2011 and 2012, and East Midlands Museum of the Year 2013. Enjoy our warm, family friendly environment, wonderful social history displays, beautiful gardens, tempting tea room and amazing views across the...
Castles & Historic Monuments
ST. MAWES CASTLE
St. Mawes, Cornwall, TR2 5DE
Built in the time of Henry VIII, this well-preserved coastal fortress was intended to protect Falmouth and its anchorage from invasion by the French. On the opposite headlands stands Pendennis Castle and between them are uninterrupted views.