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.

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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Featured Historic Hotel
Dumbleton Hall Ashby cum Fenby

Dumbleton Hall
Evesham, Worcestershire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Dumbleton Hall Hotel is a beautiful 19th century Cotswold stone manor house situated in 19 acres of rolling Worcestershire countryside. Dumbleton Hall offers guests an away-from-it-all feel but is ideally situated close to a wide array of local attractions.Broadway is only 6 miles away offering charming shops antiques … more >>

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Eastcott Farmhouse, Whitstone

Eastcott Farmhouse

This large, semi-detached cottage on the owners' sheep farm sleeps ten people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 10

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Hayle (Self catering)
Kosy Kot, Hayle

Kosy Kot

Traditional character cottage in the town of Hayle, near the wonderful three mile stretch of beach to Godrevy. King-size bed. WiFi. Enclosed garden. Short walk to town centre. Within the …
Sleeps 4

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