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.
A museum housed in the historic 14th century guildhall, the site where the Pilgrim Fathers were imprisoned in 1607 before sailing to America (the original prison cells can be viewed). See a 16th century kitchen, and maritime and rural exhibits. ... more
The Elms Hotel
The Elms Hotel is an impressive Grade II listed building set in beautiful grounds in the market town of Retford. The Hotel provides an excellent base for visiting Nottinghamshire. Sherwood Forest and Clumber Park are just a short distance away. The new Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is a 20 … more >>
Accommodation Rating: 2*
Stay From: £40.00
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