East Midlands - Heritage Travel Guide
Historic Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland, Lincolnshire, and Nottinghamshire
Find historic places to visit and stay in the East Midlands. Explore Robin Hood Country and the remains of Sherwood Forest, and the delights of Rutland, England's smallest county and proud of it! From the historic cities of Nottingham with its miles of underground caverns, to Lincoln with its magnificent castle and cathedral, history is never far away.
all ancient sites in Derbyshire
Peak District National Park
Robin Hood - the story of the fabled outlaw of Sherwood Forest.
St Peter's church is a Victorian Gothic tour-de-force, built by Sir Gilbert Scott for the Duke of Devonshire and featuring an ornate early 17th-century memorial to 2 sons of Bess of Hardwick. In the churchyard are graves of the Cavendish family, as well as architect Joseph Paxton, who built the … ... more
Quorn Grange Hotel
The Quorn Grange Hotel is a charming 18th Century Country House situated in the Heart of England. Set amidst 8 acres of beautifully manicured gardens and rolling rural Leicestershire countryside.The house underwent sympathetic enhancements in the 1990s illustrating the successful fusion of old and new that can be see throughout … more >>
Accommodation Rating: 3*
Stay From: £64.00
2. The Lace Centre in Nottingham
3. The Lincolnshire Wolds
4. Sherwood Forest Country Park - even with the tourists
5. The round towers of Belvoir Castle