Attractions in England
Castles & Historic Monuments
NEWARK CASTLE TOURS
Castlegate, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 1BG
Standing proudly on the banks of the River Trent in the pretty market town of Newark, the Castle was built in the 12th century and is said to have the finest gatehouse in England. Guided tours of the Castle and the newly restored grounds are a...
Colden Common, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 1JH
Get close to the wonders of the natural world and play a big part in helping to save them at Marwell Zoo. From ring-tailed coatis to majestic giraffes, endangered tigers to Egyptian tortoises, curious meerkats to pygmy hippos, our 140-acre zool...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
Upton by Chester, CH2 1LH
Our spacious enclosures are home to over 7,000 animals. Get up close to some of the world's most amazing mammals, reptiles, birds and insects and explore 110 acres of award-winning gardens. See our website for further details. Chester Zoo is a reg...
BUTSER ANCIENT FARM
Chalton Lane, Chalton, Waterlooville, Hampshire, PO8 0BG
A world renowned experimental archaeology site looking at prehistoric life in Britain using archaeological data gathered recreations include the largest roundhouse ever rebuilt! Concentrating on Stone Age, Iron Age and Roman eras the farm will b...
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...
Museums & Galleries
THE LEVANT STEAM ENGINE
Trewellard, Pendeen, near St Just, Cornwall, TR19 7SX
In its tiny engine house perched on the cliff edge, the famous Levant beam engine is steaming again after sixty idle years. The sight, sounds and smells of this 160-year-old engine conjure up the feel of Cornwall’s industrial past.
Stately Homes &
MAPLEDURHAM HOUSE AND WATERMILL
The Estate Office, Mapledurham, Reading, RG4 7TR
Mapledurham House and Watermill nestle snugly along side the river Thames in South Oxfordshire. The house is Elizabethan and has been the family home of the Blount's for over 500 years. Visitors to the house will see a collections of portraits ...
Steam Rally • Camping
ELVASTON CASTLE STEAM RALLY AND CAMPING
Elvaston Castle Country Park, Derby, DE72 3EP
Pre-paid weekend £45.00, Rally weekend £60.00
Elvaston Steam Rally (Supporting Local Charities) Elvaston Steam Rally is an annual event held on the first full weekend of July. Proceeds from the event are donated to local charities. There’s something for all the family. Steam Engin...
OXFORD UNIVERSITY MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PW
The Oxford University Museum of Natural History houses the University's scientific collections of zoological, entomological, palaeontological, geological and mineral specimens, accumulated in the course of the last three centuries. The exhibit...