East Midlands - Heritage Travel Guide

Historic Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland, Lincolnshire, and Nottinghamshire

Explore

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.

Feature
Robin Hood statue, Nottingham Castle

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

East Midlands County Travel Guides
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


Attraction search
in


Britain Express Canvas Prints

Stunning UK prints for sale by award-winning photographer David Ross, editor of Britain Express, the UK Travel and Heritage Guide.


Featured Historic Hotel
The Wheatsheaf Kirton-in-Lindsey

The Wheatsheaf
Holt, Norfolk

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Wheatsheaf Pub formerly the West Beckham Manor house dates back over 400 years and was converted to a public house in 1984. The first floor of this lovely manor has been converted into a B&B in 2016 with comfortable rooms full of character. Being a traditional English Country Pub …

More hotels in Norfolk >>



National Trust

National Trust membership

National Trust membership

Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotland properties.

Membership details

About the National Trust


Camborne (Self catering)
The Roost, Camborne

The Roost

This delightful cottage rests in Camborne and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

More cottages in Cornwall >>

Sticker (Self catering)
The Barn, Sticker

The Barn

This impressive cottage rests in Sticker, Cornwall and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms with hot tub.
Sleeps 8

More cottages in Cornwall >>

Passionate about British Heritage!