A historic town
Visit the world famous St Mary Magdelene church, final resting place of Lord Byron and his daughter, Countess Ada Lovelace. Discover Newstead Abbey, with its extensive Byron collection and spectacular gardens. Wander around the stunning 12th century Felley Priory and gardens, one of North Nottinghamshire’s best kept secrets.
Something for the kids
Entertain the kids for free with a visit to Bulwell Hall Park. Spot all manner of flora and fauna among the park’s mix of woodland, grassland and wildflowers while you follow the orienteering trial, or try out your angling skills on the lake. In the summer months, pop along to Bulwell Bogs, a free children’s water park and playground located in the heart of the Nearby Bulwell town centre.
Just seven miles north west of Nottingham, Hucknall is the perfect base from which to explore the city, which boasts some of the best shopping in the UK, an exciting cultural calendar and bustling nightlife. Take in the Galleries of Justice Museum with its many free exhibitions, explore the network of man-made caves, or stroll around Nottingham castle - the heart of the Robin Hood legend and starting point for the English Civil War.