Nottinghamshire and the surrounding Counties are rich in local history and we hope to share and to enable members to discover this rich tapestry on their doorstep.

  • Frequency : We aim to arrange a visit approximately once a month, at various times, depending on the availability of the venues.

  • Contact : Jane Lowe, Denise Whitsed, Claire Wilkie, Liz Wilson or email chairman

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Visits 2021

14th September  – Nottingham Rock Cemetery – Claire

22nd October  – Museum of Time Keeping – Liz

24th November – Denby Pottery – Jane

Visits 2022

February – Hodsocks Priory – Denise

March – Pheasantry Brewery Tour – Jane

April – William Booth Birthplace – Liz

May – Nottingham Castle – Claire

June – Chesterfield Canal and Boat Trip – Denise

July – Gold Star Guided Tour – Liz

Ideas for future visits

Cresswell Crags
Newark Castle
National Civil War Museum
Magpie Mines near Bakewell
Lincoln Medieval Bishop’s Palace
Crich Tramway Museum
Hodsocks Priory
Wollaton Hall
Wentworth Castle and Gardens

Wingfield Manor
Mining Museum near Wakefield
Denby Pottery
Museum of Timekeeping Upton
Bolsover Castle
Papplewick Pumping Station
Nottingham Industrial Museum
Tuxford Windmill
Pheasantry Brewery Tour

Chesterfield Canal and Boat Trip
Newark Air Museum
Southwell Minster and Bishop’s Palace
Nottingham Cemetery
Nottingham Castle
Nottingham Caves
William Booth Birthplace
Gold Star and Blue Badge Guides do tours such as Sculptures and Carvings in Nottingham and Nottingham Booklovers Walk