Castles & Historic Monuments
Nairn, Scotland, IV12 5RD
Historic Houses Association. The central tower of the castle, set amongst beautiful Highland scenery, is a 14th century keep. 17th century wings have been added. Cawdor is the title promised by Shakespeare's witches to Macbeth, and legend makes...
RAMSEY RURAL MUSEUM
The Woodyard, Wood Lane, Ramsey, Huntingdon, Cambs, PE26 2XD
The Museum is housed in 17th Century farm buildings and various barns set in open countryside. A wide variety of agricultural machinery, cobblers shop, chemists, blacksmiths, Victorian bedroom, kitchen schoolroom, local and family history archive ...
BRAUNTON & DISTRICT MUSEUM & INFORMATION CENTRE
The Bakehouse Centre, Caen Street, Braunton, Devon, EX33 1AA
The Bakehouse Centre was converted from a bake house and two cottages to house today's Museum & Information Centre, reflecting the early origins of Braunton, from the arrival of St. Brannock from South Wales in the sixth century, through to the ag...
Zoos & Wildlife Centres
Off Smithies Lane, Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire, WF16 0PL
Situated in 20 acres of picturesque countryside where you can relax in the farm surroundings. Stroll through our gardens come see the animals including primates, reptiles, and birds. Ride on the ponies, or watch the hive of activities in the ai...
Museums & Galleries
THE RIVER & ROWING MUSEUM
Mill Meadows, Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 6LF
The River & Rowing Museum was designed by David Chipperfield Architects to a brief which set out to establish an astonishing Museum. The building is raised on columns above water meadows beside the Thames and is built of exposed concrete and glass...
Museums & Galleries
64 Barton Street, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 5PX
Exhibits describing the social history of Tewkesbury and surrounding area, housed in attractive half-timbered building. Large scale model of Battle of Tewkesbury. Archaeological collection and history archive. Come and visit our new Gallery and mo...
CUMBERLAND PENCIL MUSEUM
Southey Works, Main Street, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5NG
Home to the worlds longest coloured pencil! Enter the museum through a replica of the Seathwaite mine where graphite was first discovered 250 years ago. Through words, pictures and carefully restored machinery you can trace the history of pencil m...
ROMAN BATHS & PUMP ROOM
Stall Street, Bath, Somerset, BA1 1LZ
The Roman bathing establishment with its magnificent Temple and Baths flourished in Aquae Sulis between the first and fifth centuries AD. It was built around the only natural hot spring in the UK which rises at 46ºC. The Roman remains are remar
JAPANESE GARDEN & MEDITATION CENTRE
North Clifton, nr Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG23 7AT
Award winning meditation centre and Japanese garden. Regarded as one of the best Japanese gardens and featured in "Inspirational Garden of the World" by the AA and the "Best of British Garden" by ITV. This enchanting garden reflects the natural la...
Country Parks, Walks & Viewpoints
GRAND WESTERN CANAL COUNTRY PARK
The Moorings, Canal Hill, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 4HX
Once used largely for the carriage of limestone, the canal is now a tranquil recreational waterway for cycling, walking, boating and fishing (permits are required for the latter 2 activities). Meander through 11 miles of pleasant mid-Devon lan...