Attractions in England
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...
Mawbray Hayrigg, Silloth, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 4LL
The Gincase is a delightful attraction with something to offer all the family. There is the delicious truly home made food in the popular Gincase Tearoom; the large Craft Barn and Gift Shop to browse through. For the children, the Farm Park ...
Museums & Galleries
THE POTTERIES MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 3DW
Free admission This award winning museum contains the world's finest collection of Staffordshire ceramics. Impressive displays of local geology, wildlife, archaeology and social history. Spitfire Mk XVI. Rich collections of fine and decorative art...
Hawkhill Road, Eyam, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S32 5QP
Our central theme is the terrible outbreak of Bubonic Plague in 1665-6, when the villagers quarantined themselves and halted the spread of the disease. The world wide spread of plague is covered, and also the recovery, with the development of loca...
Highclere Park, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 9RN
Spectacular Victorian Castle set amidst dazzling Parkland is open for tours, conferences, weddings, and private dining. A 'Monk's Garden', so named because this was where the monks used to grow their vegetables, still exists at Highclere. Egyptian...
Churches & Cathedrals
DERBY CATHEDRAL & THE CHAPEL OF ST. MARY-ON-THE-BRIDGE
Iron Gate, Derby
This beautiful Georgian Cathedral consecrated in 1927 welcomes visitors 365 days per year. The magnificent medieval tower, the second highest church tower in the country, contains the oldest ring of ten bells in the world, and is open to the ...
TABLEY HOUSE STATELY HOME
Tabley House, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 0HB
The finest Palladian house in the North West of England contains the Leicester family collection of paintings, furniture and memorabilia from the 17th to the 20th Century. Today, important works by JMW Turner, Henry Thompson and James Ward can...
Museums & Galleries
GLOUCESTER FOLK MUSEUM
99-103 Westgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 2PG
A fascinating look at the social history, crafts, trades and industries of the City and County of Gloucester from 16th century maces to 'groovy gadgets' of the 20th century! There's a regular programme of exhibitions and wide range of schools work...
Walks & Viewpoints
SCONCE & DEVON PARK
Boundary Road, Newark, Notts. NG24 4AU
A recent £1.6million makeover has transformed Sconce & Devon Park into a vibrant and attractive open space with lots to see and do. Facilities include a new visitor centre with cafe, toilets and information, an exciting new children's play are...
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...