East Midlands - Heritage Travel Guide

Historic Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland, Lincolnshire, and Nottinghamshire

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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.

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Robin Hood statue, Nottingham Castle

Robin Hood - the story of the fabled outlaw of Sherwood Forest.

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Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit the East Midlands
1. The red-brick tower of Tattershall Castle
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


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The Crown Hotel Boston

The Crown Hotel
Framlingham, Suffolk

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Stay the night in one of our 14 en-suite individually styled rooms including six double rooms, three twins, one single, one family, and three prestigious feature rooms - perfect for a weekend getaway or a midweek treat. Relax in our charming 16th century coaching inn which is full of character …

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Mevagissey (Self catering)
Galowras Cottage, Mevagissey

Galowras Cottage

This barn conversion is set on the owner's farm two miles from Mevagissey and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Lanreath (Self catering)
Samuels Cottage, Lanreath

Samuels Cottage

This historic, Grade II listed, south-facing cottage in Lanreath, is pet friendly and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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