Places

Rufford Abbey Country Park

Address
Nr Ollerton
NG22 9DF

01623 822944
08449 808080

website

About
Historical exhibitions, retail and catering outlets, contemporary craft gallery, camera obscura, sculpture collection, children’s play areas and mill.

  • Free Parking on Site No
  • Paid Parking On Site Yes
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking No
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve

Address
Edwinstowe
NG21 9HN

01623 823202
08449 808080

website

About
Former royal hunting forest, Sherwood Forest is the world famous home to the Major Oak and the myths and legends of Robin Hood.

  • Free Parking on Site No
  • Paid Parking On Site Yes
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking No
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Papplewick Pumping Station

Address
Rigg Lane
Ravenshead
NG15 9AJ

0115 9632938

website

About
Regarded as Britain’s finest Victorian fresh water pumping station, the station holds regular steaming events demonstrating how Nottingham’s fresh water was provided.

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities No
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Newstead Abbey

Address
Newstead Abbey Park
Ravenshead
NG15 8NA

01623 455900

website

About
Experience the romance and mystery of Newstead Abbey, once home to the notorious poet, Lord Byron.

  • Free Parking on Site No
  • Paid Parking On Site Yes
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking No
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead Yes
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

The Pierrepont Collection at Thoresby Gallery

Address
Thoresby Gallery
Thoresby Park
Nr Ollerton NG22 9EP

01623 822365

website

About
Artworks by Marie-Louise Roosevelt Pierrepont, Countess Manvers (1889 – 1984).

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Queen’s Royal Lancers and Nottinghamshire Yeomanry Museum

Address
Thoresby Courtyard
Thoresby Park
Nr Perlethorpe NG22 9EP

01623 824222

website

About
Immerse yourself in stories of Nottinghamshire’s Cavalry Regiments: The Queen’s Royal Lancers, The Sherwood Rangers Yeomanry and The South Nottinghamshire Hussars.

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available No
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Clumber Park

Address
The Estate Office
Clumber Park
Worksop
S80 3AZ

01909 476592

website

About
Clumber Park was once the country estate of the Dukes of Newcastle. Today, Clumber offers parkland which provides a haven for wildlife and glimpses of its grand past.

  • Free Parking on Site No
  • Paid Parking On Site Yes
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking No
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available No
  • Programme of Public Events No

Worksop Library

Address
Memorial Avenue
Worksop
Notts S80 2BP

01909 535353

website

About
Books, pamphlets and other materials relating to the history of Worksop and surrounding area.

  • Free Parking on Site No
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking Yes
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Mr Straw’s House

Address
5/7 Blyth Grove
Worksop
Nottinghamshire
S81 0JG

01909 482380

website

About
An ‘ordinary’ turned ‘extraordinary’ Edwardian semi, boasting untouched furnishings and fittings from the 1920s. Hear stories about a fascinating family who stood firm as the outside world advanced around them.

  • Free Parking on Site Yes
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities Yes
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking No
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead Yes
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities No
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes

Hucknall Library

Address
South Street
Hucknall
Nottingham
NG15 7BS

0115 963 2035

website

About
Books, pamphlets and other materials relating to the history of Hucknall and surrounding area.

  • Free Parking on Site No
  • Paid Parking On Site No
  • Toilet Facilities No
  • Restaurant or Café Facilities No
  • Light Refreshments No
  • Free Disabled Parking No
  • Limited Disabled Parking Please call ahead No
  • Full Access for Mobility Impaired Yes
  • Limited Access for Mobility Impaired No
  • Accessible Toilet Facilities Yes
  • Group Visits Available Yes
  • Programme of Public Events Yes