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.
Wingfield Manor is a ruined 15th century manor house built for Ralph, Lord Cromwell (see Tattershall Castle). The house was purchased by the Earls of Shrewsbury after Cromwell's death. It was abandonned in the 18th century, though a farmhouse was later built in part of the cross … ... more
The Dog and Partridge Country Inn
17th Century Family Run Country Inn with rooms located in the grounds. Traditional bar serving real ales, Ala Carte award Winning Restaurant, Full Bar Snacks and Childrens Menus available. Great views over the open countryside, extensive gardens and terrace with kids play area. Only 5 miles from Alton Towers. FREE … more >>
Accommodation Rating: 2*
Stay From: £68.50
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