Things to do in Nottinghamshire
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...
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...
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
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...
Theatres, Cinemas & Concert Venues
Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 7EE
The theatre has a mixed programme of amateur and professional performances ranging from live music to drama and dance. Exhibitions, conferences, fairs and film shows also form part of the line-up.
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...
Country Parks, Walks & Viewpoints
SHERWOOD PINES VISITORS CENTRE
Edwinstowe, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG21 9JL
Managed by Forest Enterprises - part of the Forestry Commission - it is the largest woodland open to the public in the East Midlands. A working forest - Sherwood Pines is an important timber producing forest. Pines, heath and oak trees are...
TRENT RIVER CRUISES
Trent Lane South, Colwick, Nottingham, NG2 4DS
The staff at Trent River Cruises have years of experience in either event management, catering or entertainment and share one goal...to ensure that your time with us is as pleasurable as possible. The Trent Lady is the only boat on the River Trent...
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...
SUNDOWN KIDDIES ADVENTURELAND
Treswell Road, Rampton, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 0HX
This attraction is aimed at children up to the age of ten. Based on storybook characters with indoor and outdoor activities, Angry Birds activity play area, it includes fairy castles, a witches cave and Father Christmas. Tractor, Tra