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Iron Bridge & Tollhouse [Attraction / Activity]

Ironbridge, Telford

Iron Bridge & Tollhouse, Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire

One of the ten attractions that make up the Ironbridge Gorge museums, The Iron Bridge and Toll House has been drawing the crowds since 1779 when it was unveiled as the world’s first cast iron bridge. A colossal achievement created by Abraham Darby... more

Weston Park [Historic House]

Weston-under-Lizard, Shifnal

Weston Park, Weston-under-Lizard, Shifnal, Shropshire

Weston Park, built in 1671, is the award winning 17th century Stately Home that was designed by Lady Elizabeth Wilbraham and was the former home of the Earls of Bradford. It boasts a superb collection of paintings that includes works by Van Dyck,... more

Hoo Farm [Attraction / Activity]

Preston-on-the-Weald Moors, Telford

Hoo Farm, Preston-on-the-Weald Moors, Telford, Shropshire

Hoo Farm is family run and over 100 years old, set in 32 acres of paddocks and woodland. The farm is home to owls, ostriches, ferrets, lizards, snakes, meerkats and many more, with different activities running throughout the day from Lamb Feeding and... more

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust [Attraction / Activity]

Coach Road, Coalbrookdale, Ironbridge, Telford

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust, Coach Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, Shropshire

Set aside the whole day – you’ll need it to get around the ten museums that sit in this idyllic Shropshire spot. There are ten sites to visit at the The Ironbridge Gorge Museums, which collectively celebrate the Industrial Revolution and set out to... more

Dudmaston Estate [Historic House]

Quatt, Bridgnorth

Dudmaston Estate, Quatt, Bridgnorth, Shropshire


Enter the enchanting world of Dudmaston Dudmaston is a late 17th century house, which has been in continuous family ownership from the 12th to the 20th century. The entrance hall is darkly panelled with a portrait of Jack the Fool.... more

Hawkstone Park Golf Club [Golf Course]

Weston-under-Redcastle, Shrewsbury

Hawkstone Park Golf Club, Weston-under-Redcastle, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Formerly the Windmill, the Championship course, par 72, 6,763-yards, designed in 1995 by Brian Huggett, favours an American style with rolling fairways, mounds and water features. The notable hole is the dog-leg 517-yard 10th to a fairway that snakes... more

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust [Museum / Art Gallery]

Coach Road, Coalbrookdale, Ironbridge, Telford

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust, Coach Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, Shropshire

The Ironbridge Gorge Museums are a series of ten amazing museums located in the beautiful Ironbridge gorge. The seperate museums are: Blists Hill Victorian Town, Broseley Pipeworks, Coalport China Museum, Darby Houses, Enginuity, Jackfield Tile... more

Tar Tunnel [Attraction / Activity]

Coalport Road, Coalport, Telford

Tar Tunnel, Coalport Road, Telford, Shropshire

A feature that presents the first natural source of bitumen that was discovered over 200 years ago. Visitors can don a hard hat to witness this spectacular monument.... more

Dudmaston Estate [Garden]

Quatt, Bridgnorth

Dudmaston Estate, Quatt, Bridgnorth, Shropshire


Explore the exquisite Dudmaston Gardens Dudmaston is a delightful late 18th, early 19th century 8 acre garden, which is a mass of colour in spring with rhododendrons, azaleas viburnums and daffodils. Recently replanted herbaceous... more

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm [Museum / Art Gallery]

Wenlock Lodge, Acton Scott, Church Stretton

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm, Wenlock Lodge, Church Stretton, Shropshire

Open from the end of March to the beginning of November, Acton Scott Historic Working Farm in Shropshire was created in a bid to keep alive the farming practices of the 19th century. Learn how the farming day unfolded, around the farmyard (you’ll... more

Llanymynech Golf Club [Golf Course]

Pant, Oswestry

Llanymynech Golf Club, Pant, Oswestry, Shropshire

Llanymynech is situated on a hill surrounded by sheer cliffs and steep banks on the Welsh/English border with breathtaking panoramic views of 12 counties and a haven for wild birds and animals. Originally nine holes in 1933, there are now 15 holes in... more

Benthall Hall [Garden]

Broseley

Benthall Hall, Broseley, Shropshire


Explore a beautiful seasonal Garden at Benthall Hall This charming 19th century terraced garden is small but having once been the domain of botanist George Maw, is stuffed with fabulous items of horticultural interest. Highlights... more

Chirk Castle [Historic House]

Chirk, Wrexham

Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham, Wrexham


Discover the eclectic Medieval Fortress, Chirk Castle The Welsh castle was built in 1310 and the last one of Edward I’s reign to be inhabited. The National Trust offers a fantastic range of exhibitions and activities at the... more

Dudmaston Estate [Historic House]

Quatt, Bridgnorth

Dudmaston Estate, Quatt, Bridgnorth, Shropshire


Enter the enchanting world of Dudmaston Dudmaston is a late 17th century house, which has been in continuous family ownership from the 12th to the 20th century. The entrance hall is darkly panelled with a portrait of Jack the Fool.... more

Dudmaston Estate [Garden]

Quatt, Bridgnorth

Dudmaston Estate, Quatt, Bridgnorth, Shropshire


Explore the exquisite Dudmaston Gardens Dudmaston is a delightful late 18th, early 19th century 8 acre garden, which is a mass of colour in spring with rhododendrons, azaleas viburnums and daffodils. Recently replanted herbaceous... more

Erddig [Historic House]

Wrexham

Erddig, Wrexham, Wrexham


Explore the fascinating history of Erddig Erddig is one of the most fascinating houses in Britain. Part of this is due to the close relationship that existed between the family and their servants. The state rooms display most of... more

Erddig [Garden]

Wrexham

Erddig, Wrexham, Wrexham


Explore the stunning gardens at Erddig Erddig, remarkable for its delightful 18th century `Dutch´ garden with canal, formal allees, pleached limes, and beautifully trained fruit trees. Later Victorian additions include a flower... more

Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker [Attraction / Activity]

French Lane, Baddington, P.O. Box 127, Nantwich

Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker, French Lane, Nantwich, Cheshire

Discover the secret world of nuclear government. For over 50 years this vast underground complex, remained secret, hidden on the outskirts of a sleepy Cheshire town. Declassified in 1993, the 35,000 sq ft underground bunker would have been the centre... more

Wightwick Manor & Gardens [Historic House]

Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton

Wightwick Manor & Gardens, Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton, West Midlands


Explore a beautiful Victorian manor house at Wightwick Manor Wightwick Manor is a Victorian manor house, bought by Theodore Mander in 1887. The house is a wonderful example of the influence of William Morris and the Arts and Craft... more

Wightwick Manor & Gardens [Garden]

Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton

Wightwick Manor & Gardens, Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton, West Midlands


Explore the beautiful gardens of Wightwick Manor The Wightwick Manor´s 17 acre garden was designed by Alfred Parsons and Thomas Mawson. The main framework consists of large trees with an eye-catching octagonal arbour hung with... more

Carden Park Hotel - Golf [Golf Course]

Broxton Road, Irby, Chester

Carden Park Hotel - Golf, Broxton Road, Chester, Merseyside

Carden Park Hotel - Cheshire's Country Estate, offers two championship golf courses. The Nicklaus course, designed by Jack Nicklaus and son Steve and The Cheshire course. The Nicklaus offers a stretch up to to 7,045 yards and several ‘double option’... more

Carden Park Hotel - Spa [Spa]

Broxton Road, Chester

Carden Park Hotel - Spa, Broxton Road, Chester, Cheshire

It's safe to say the spa at Carden Park Hotel in Cheshire is a winner. First off, it's a biggie; there are 13 treatment rooms and two relaxation rooms set alongside a complex of heated chambers and water facilities including sauna, steam room,... more

Izaak Walton's Cottage [Museum / Art Gallery]

Worston Lane, Shallowford, Stone

Izaak Walton's Cottage, Worston Lane, Stone, Staffordshire

Izaak Walton, the celebrated author of `The Compleat Angler´ once owned this charming 16th century thatched half-timbered cottage. Inside the Angling Museum there is variety of fishing collections on display, showing the quality of the craftmanship... more

Bantock House Museum & Park [Historic House]

Finchfield Road, Wolverhampton

Bantock House Museum & Park, Finchfield Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

A lovely restored Georgian farmhouse set in 43 acres of grounds, Bantock House Museum takes you on a journey through the history of Wolverhampton. The house itself is a joy to explore with its carved oak panelled rooms, tiles and period furnishings... more

Stafford Castle and Visitor Centre [Attraction / Activity]

Newport Road, Stafford

Stafford Castle and Visitor Centre, Newport Road, Stafford, Staffordshire

Stafford Castle is a Norman Stone motte and bailey fortress. Standing on the motte are the remains of a massive hall-keep built in 1348. After the civil war, the slighted remains were given an extensive 19th century gothic reconstruction. Lower down... more

Wolverhampton Art Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton

Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Established in 1884, Wolverhampton Art Gallery is an award-winning hands-on art gallery situated in Wolverhampton town centre. The Gallery has substantial collections of both Contemporary Art and sumptuous displays of Victorian and Georgian... more

Ancient High House [Museum / Art Gallery]

Greengate Street, Stafford

Ancient High House, Greengate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire

England's largest timber-framed townhouse, the Ancient High House in Stafford, contains 400 years of local history to discover. As you step inside you'll be drawn into a journey through the Elizabethan era through the Civil War years and up to the... more

Moseley Old Hall [Garden]

Moseley Old Hall Lane, Fordhouses, Wolverhampton

Moseley Old Hall, Moseley Old Hall Lane, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire


Discover the secret hiding place of a King and explore its beautiful gardens Moseley Old Hall´s garden has been re-created in the 17th century style. Includes a formal knot garden, a wooden arbour covered with clematis, neat box... more

Moseley Old Hall [Historic House]

Moseley Old Hall Lane, Fordhouses, Wolverhampton

Moseley Old Hall, Moseley Old Hall Lane, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire


Discover the secret hiding place of a King Moseley Old Hall is an Elizabethan timberwork house, built in 1600 by Henry Pitt, it was clad in red brick in 1870. It is famous for its association with Charles 11, who hid here after... more

Croft Castle & Parkland [Historic House]

Yarpole, Leominster

Croft Castle & Parkland, Yarpole, Leominster, Herefordshire


Discover the enchanting story of Croft Castle Croft Castle is 15th century Castle sits in the heart of rural Hertfordshire and has been the home of the Croft family since before the Doomsday day book. A National Trust property... more

Lake Vyrnwy Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Lake Vyrnwy, Llanwddyn, Welshpool

Lake Vyrnwy Hotel & Spa, Lake Vyrnwy, Welshpool, Powys

As initial impressions go, the Spa at Lake Vyrnwy Hotel is as salubrious as they come: take in its deep glassy waters, admire the awesome Berwyn Mountains and a Victorian stone tower soaring out of the lake that dominates the scene – it’s like... more

Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Main Road, Worleston, Nantwich, Chester

Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa, Main Road, Chester, Cheshire

The Rookery Hall hotel & Spa is designed to create a sense of warmth, security, luxury and blissful relaxation. During your time in the Spa you can enjoy full use of the facilities including the hydrotherapy pool, swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and... more

Trentham [Garden]

Stone Road, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent

Trentham, Stone Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Trentham gardens, relandscaped in 1759 by Capability Brown with the Italian Flower Gardens laid out by Charles Barry in 1833. The Italian Flower Gardens have recently been restored by well known designers Piet Oudolf, Tom Stuart-Smith and Michael... more

Berrington Hall [Historic House]

Leominster

Berrington Hall, Leominster, Herefordshire


Discover a lifetime of history at Berrington Hall With sweeping views across to the Black Mountains of Wales, it’s no wonder that landscaper du jour Capability Brown choose the site that Berrington Hall now stands on for the great... more

Berrington Hall [Garden]

Leominster

Berrington Hall, Leominster, Herefordshire


Explore the stunning grounds at Berrington Hall The gardens at Berrington Hall near Leominster in Herefordshire are classic Capability Brown design. Think 456 acres of sweeping parklands and walkways leading to fabulous viewpoints... more

Spa by Kasia [Spa]

Grosvenor Pulford Hotel, Wrexham Road, Pulford, Chester

Spa by Kasia, Grosvenor Pulford Hotel, Chester, Cheshire

Nestled in the heart of the beautiful Cheshire countryside is a haven of peace and tranquillity, a place to escape, leave the world behind and indulge your senses. This is Spa by Kasia, an exclusive and opulent retreat providing natural, holistic and... more

Moddershall Oaks Health Spa [Spa]

Moddershall, Stone

Moddershall Oaks Health Spa, Moddershall, Stone, Staffordshire

In need of a health kick? Over the past 12 years the family-run Moddershall Oaks, a luxury-country-manor-turned-health-resort in Staffordshire, has become a byword for dedicated spa escapes, having eased the tense shoulders and rubbed the aching feet... more

Dudley Zoological Gardens [Attraction / Activity]

Castle Hill, Dudley

Dudley Zoological Gardens, Castle Hill, Dudley, West Midlands


Experience a wild day out at Dudley Zoological Gardens Learn all about some of the world’s rarest animals at Come face-to-face with Sumatran tigers and Asiatic lions; take a walk on the wild side in Lemur Wood and Lorikeet... more

The Spa at The Elms Hotel [Spa]

Stockton Road, Abberley

The Spa at The Elms Hotel, Stockton Road, Abberley, Worcestershire

The Spa at the Elms allows you to treat yourself to complete pampering and relaxation. The facilities include four spectacular treatment rooms, an indoor swimming pool, an indoor and outdoor hydro pool, the Thermal Retreat including sauna, steam... more

Shugborough Estate [Garden]

Milford, Stafford

Shugborough Estate, Milford, Stafford, Staffordshire


Explore the wonderful Georgian manor and its beautiful grounds at Shugborough Estate Shugborough Hall, an important 18th century riverside garden, houses temples, ruins and memorials set amongst trees and winding shrubberies.... more

Shugborough Estate [Historic House]

Millford, Stafford

Shugborough Estate, Millford, Stafford, Staffordshire


Explore the wonderful Georgian manor of Shugborough Estate Shugborough is the ancestral home of the 5th Earl of Lichfield, who as Patrick Lichfield is known worldwide as a leading photographer and part of the house is pays homage... more

Rowton Hall Country House Hotel, Health Club & Spa [Spa]

Whitchurch Road, Rowton, Chester

Rowton Hall Country House Hotel, Health Club & Spa, Whitchurch Road, Chester, Cheshire

Leave the historic streets of Chester behind and hide away from the world at Rowton Hall Spa. Just a short drive from the beautiful Roman city, this country estate feels a million miles away. Slip into the circular relaxation room in your soft gown... more

Gladstone Pottery Museum [Attraction / Activity]

Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire


Discover the world of pottery at Gladstone Pottery Museum Stoke on Trent has become synonymous with pottery and the Gladstone Pottery Museum tells the tale of this part of England and its artistic pedigree. This is the last... more

Gladstone Pottery Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire


Discover the world of pottery at Gladstone Pottery Museum Stoke on Trent has become synonymous with pottery and the Gladstone Pottery Museum tells the tale of this part of England and its artistic pedigree. This is the last... more

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery is the home of the world´s finest collection of Staffordshire ceramics, including the National Minton Collection. Discover the story of Stoke-on-Trent´s people, products and landscapes through imaginative displays... more

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery [Attraction / Activity]

Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery is the home of the world´s finest collection of Staffordshire ceramics, including the National Minton Collection. Discover the story of Stoke-on-Trent´s people, products and landscapes through imaginative displays... more

Beau Desert Golf Club [Golf Course]

Rugeley Road, Hazel Slade, Cannock

Beau Desert Golf Club, Rugeley Road, Cannock, Staffordshire

Beau Desert - 'Beautiful Wilderness' - bordering Cannock Chase, Staffordshire, is a classic Midlands course created by land owner the Marquess of Anglesey and completed by architect Herbert Fowler in 1911. It has developed into a magnificent... more

Witley Court [Garden]

Great Witley

Witley Court, Great Witley, Worcestershire


Lose yourself in the tranquillity of Witley Court Gardens Once a grand country house and symbol of an opulent age, it hosted many of the most extravagant parties and royal entertainments of the Victorian period. After a... more

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