Things to do in East Midlands
NATIONAL STONE CENTRE
Porter Lane, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4LS
Telling the Story of Stone - history, science, technology, art, environment - in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales on the edge of the Peak District. A dramatic site steeped in industrial history, ecology, displaying 330 million year old fossils
Clay Shooting & Motorsports
NOTTINGHAM & DISTRICT GUN CLUB
Far Baulker Farm, Old Rufford Road, Oxton, Nottinghamshire, NG25 0RQ
A family run Clay Pigeon Shooting and Tank Driving Ground at Far Baulker Farm on the side of the A614 Nottingham to Doncaster Road approximately 9-miles north of Nottingham in the heart of Sherwood Forest. Our shooting range faces North into a cle...
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...
Leisure Centres, Pools & Sporting Facilities
HATHERSAGE SWIMMING POOL
Oddfellows Road, Hathersage, Hope Valley, S32 1DU
A fun day out for both children and adults, HATHERSAGE SWIMMING POOL has an open air heated pool, which gives you the opportunity to improve your swimming skills and enjoy the glorious Peak District scenery! Season tickets are available to buy.
BROOK HOUSE FARM RIDING SCHOOL AND LIVERY YARD
Watery Lane, Scamblesby, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN11 9XL
Brook House Farm is situated in the heart of the Lincolnshire Wolds at Scamblesby, a small village just off the main A153 Horncastle to Louth road. We offer Lessons, Hacks and full, part or working Livery. Our B.H.S.A.I qualified instructor superv...
Castles & Historic Monuments
Castle Hill, Lincoln, LN1 3AA
Discover the new-look Lincoln Castle, home to one of the four surviving Magna Cartas in the world; the famous attraction has just undergone a £22m refurbishment. One thousand years of history brought to life - right where it happened. Highlight...
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...
Country Parks, Walks & Viewpoints
HIGH PEAK TRAIL
Middleton Top Visitor Centre, Middleton by Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4LS
The High Peak Trail is a 17.5-mile trail for walkers, cyclists and horse riders, running through the Southern Pennines from Cromford, in the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site to just south of Buxton.
Hostel / Activity Centre
LOCKERBROOK OUTDOOR ACTIVITY CENTRE
Snake Pass, Bamford, Hope Valley, S33 0BJ
£15.50 per person, per night
Lockerbrook Farm Outdoor Activity Centre is an established provider of adventurous activities for people of all ages. Built in 1756 the farm is situated in a secluded position high above the Ladybower reservoir in the northern reaches of the P...
Museums & Galleries
MANSFIELD MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY
Leeming Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 1NG
Mansfield Museum and Art Gallery depicts the surprisingly diverse and fascinating history of Mansfield and the District. The permanent displays tell the story of Mansfield and illustrate the natural, industrial and social history of the region...