Worksop attractions

Worksop attractions

Worksop CentreWorksop lies in Nottinghamshire, one of the counties of the East Midlands. The area is famous for its association with Robin Hood and Sherwood Forest, and the county town of Nottingham with its football teams and the Trent Bridge cricket ground. Nottinghamshire borders South Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire and Derbyshire. It is sheltered by the Pennines to the west and features a number of rivers running through wide flat valleys, including the Trent, Idle, Erewash and Soar. The centre and south west of the county, around Sherwood Forest, features undulating hills with ancient oak woodland.

things to do in Central England

Nottinghamshire Attractions

Visitor attractions and information - Worksop

Attractions Captain Jack’s Adventure, Chancery Lane, Retford, DN22 6DF. Join us aboard Captain Jack’s Adventure for family fun at Retford's indoor soft play centre. We offer great food, family fun, toddler sessions and fantastic children's parties! Open seven days a week we provide a safe fun environment where children can play and parent’s/carers can relax in comfort and enjoy quality food and drink from our café. With a separate toddler and junior soft play area we are able to provide a safe exciting play experience for all under 13’s. Tel: 01777 869966. www.captainjacksadventure.co.uk. About 6 miles east of Worksop.

Captain Jacks Adventure

AttractionsWorksop railway station serves the town. Carlton Road, Worksop, S81 7AG. TRAINTRACKER at www.nationalrail.co.uk

AttractionsBassetlaw Leisure Centre, Eastgate, Worksop, Nottinghamshire S80 1QS. Tel. (01909) 480164. Bowls, Snooker, Tennis, Basketball and more

visitor attractions

AttractionsLeisure Centre, Valley Road, Worksop, Nottinghamshire S81 7EN. Tel. (01909) 473937. 25m Swimming Pool, Outdoor/All Weather/Floodlights, Sports Hall, Squash and more

Leisure Centre

Nottinghamshire map small

AttractionsClumber Park The Estate Office, Clumber Park, Worksop, Nottinghamshire S80 3AZ. Tel: 01909 476592. Clumber Park is a country park in the Dukeries near Worksop. Idyllic lakeside walks in the pleasure ground. Bring your own, or hire a cycle and explore our woodland trails. Clumber Chapel - a Gothic cathedral in miniature. Culinary tastes of the past come to life in the Kitchen Garden. About 4 miles south of Worksop.

Clumber Park Worksop

Nottinghamshire logo

AttractionsBolsover Castle, Derbyshire - S44 6PR. Bolsover Castle, perched high on a wooded hillside near Chesterfield is an enchanting place to visit. William the Conqueror gave Bolsover Castle to his bailiff, William Peveril, who is believed to have built a keep where Bolsover Castle now stands. Visitors can enjoy the elaborate fireplaces, panelling and wall paintings, and see the early indoor riding school linked to the castle with a range of buildings including a gallery. In Bolsover, 7 miles west of Worksop on A632. Off M1 at junction 29 (signposted). English Heritage.

Bolsover Castle Derbyshire

Attractions Worksop Town FC was formed about 1873. They play in the Nationwide Conference North (2006-7 season). BABBAGE WAY, WORKSOP, NOTTS, S80 1UJ. Tel/Fax: 01909 501911. www.worksoptownfc.co.uk

Worksop Town FC

Attractions Chesterfield Canal Trust. The Trust aims to promote the full restoration and development of the Chesterfield Canal. Already the Chesterfield Canal has much to offer; the 46-mile canal has narrow locks, wide locks, and tunnels. It originally ran from the River Trent at West Stockwith to Chesterfield. It is currently only navigable as far as Kiveton Park near Rotherham. The section near Chesterfield offers the Tapton Lock Visitor Centre at Tapton Lock, Lockoford Lane, CHESTERFIELD, Derbyshire, S41 7JB. Tel: 01246 551035. Main towns near the canal - Rotherham Chesterfield, Worksop, Retford, Gainsborough.

Chesterfield Canal

Attractions Mr Straw's House, 7 Blyth Grove, Worksop, Nottinghamshire S81 0JG. Tel: 01909 482380. Fascinating collection of household items, costume and memorabilia. National Trust. Charges apply.

Mr Straw's House

More Nottinghamshire Attractions

Worksop accommodation

Worksop accommodation

Worksop hotels

Guest house Bed and breakfast in Worksop

Other Attractions - Yorkshire attractions Derbyshire Attractions Leicestershire Attractions Lincolnshire Attractions. Also see Worksop Worksop travel Worksop photos. Also Sheffield hotels & Chesterfield hotels.

Nottinghamshire Map within central England

Nottinghamshire map small

Nottinghamshire Map within central England

Nottinghamshire logo

Places of Interest Places of Interest in Central England Kids Places to take the kids in Central England Places to Eat and Drink Places to Eat and Drink in Central England
Homepage Homepage Accommodation Accommodation in Central England Advertise Advertise

Worksop attractions | Visitor information and tourist attractions | Nottinghamshire UK

C Innkeeper online UK accommodation may2000