Things to do in Nottingham



A legendary past and a vibrant culture - Nottingham will offer you a warm welcome!

Nottingham, the legendary home of Robin Hood, is a thriving city in the heart of England on the banks of the River Trent. The city has a long history as a trading and manufacturing hub and is well-known for its fine lace - the historic Lace Market is now one of the city's most important heritage areas.

Known as the "Queen of the Midlands" Nottingham is packed with picturesque parks, many attractions and two large theatres. From independent shops and the world-class Nottingham Contemporary Arts Centre to the network of over 800 medieval sandstone caves, Nottingham is a diverse and popular destination that offers something for everyone.

Follow in Robin Hood’s footsteps at Nottingham Castle, or venture to the royal hunting grounds of Sherwood Forest and the centuries-old Major Oak. The image of the legendary folk hero is ever present across the city and gives Nottingham a genuinely unique atmosphere.

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