20 Best Tourist Attractions In Nottinghamshire Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Tourist Attractions In Nottinghamshire

We've rounded up the best tourist attractions in Nottinghamshire in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 64 Nottinghamshire tourist attractions to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tourist attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Outside view of Southwell Minster in Southwell

Southwell Minster

  • Southwell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Southwell Minster with its majestic Norman nave and glorious 13th century chapter house is one of the under-discovered jewels in the crown of Notting...

Kids looking for clues on Robin Hoods Major Oak Treasure Trail in Edwinstowe

Robin Hoods Major Oak Treasure Trail

  • Edwinstowe
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Robin Hood's Major Oak self guided themed Treasure Trail is a walking treasure hunt through the town of Edwinstowe and the heart of Sherwood Fore...

Outside view of Papplewick Pumping Station in Nottingham

Papplewick Pumping Station

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Papplewick Pumping Station is one of the best preserved water Pumping Stations in the British Isles and is protected as a Scheduled Ancient Monument....

Photo exhibit at The Holocaust Centre in Laxton

The Holocaust Centre

  • Laxton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Holocaust Centre provides a moving experience that gives kids the chance to learn about the Holocaust and other genocide in the 20th century. Thi...

Outside view of Newstead Abbey in Nottingham

Newstead Abbey

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Newstead Abbey is an ideal place for a family day out, especially during good weather, as the gardens are a great spot for a picnic. The Abbey is onl...

Map and booklet for The Newark Treasure Trail

The Newark Treasure Trail

  • Newark
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There's great fun to be had for the whole family on the Newark self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Can you and the kids seek out all the...

MeetspaceVR

MeetspaceVR

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Time to enjoy gaming as a family! Take your young game lovers to meetspaceVR at Nottingham's intu Victoria Centre and discover the newest PC games an...

iLocked

iLocked

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Got a sharp mind, a keen eye for detail and a taste for adventure? Take on an escape room experience at iLocked Nottingham and feel the excitement of...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Nottingham Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you can’t get enough of country walks, and your kids love tracking down treasure, this is the day out for you! Have a crack at the Nottingham Trea...

Nottingham city hall on Curious About Nottingham trail

Curious About Nottingham

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Nottingham gives an enlightening view into what makes this legendary city, home to Robin Hood and Maid Marian, what it is. Take both wa...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Wollaton Hall and Deer Park Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

You might only be a rookie but top brass think you’re the right detectives to crack this case. Prove your code busting ability on the Wollaton Hall a...

A man and a little boy looking at a map doing a treasure trail

The Lincoln Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Lincoln
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explore outdoors with the Lincoln self guided mystery themed Treasure Trail as you become detectives for the day! This easy to follow 1.5 mile route...

Outside view of Lincoln Castle

Lincoln Castle

  • Lincoln
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Scale the heights of the Medieval Wall Walk. The great stone curtain wall is one of the most dramatic features of Lincoln Castle today and a permanen...

Entrance at Deception Escape Rooms in Matlock

Deception Escape Rooms

  • Matlock
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Looking for a new and exciting experience for the whole family? If your kids are over 11, Deception Escape Rooms in Matlock is just the thing you nee...

Photo of some props at Houdini's Escape Room Experience Kegworth

Houdini's Escape Room Experience Kegworth

  • Derby
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Up for a challenge? If you’re kids are craving some adventure and thrills, then Houdini’s Escape Room Experience is the perfect place to be. Choose f...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Cromford Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Cromford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Ahoy there! Fancy joining a hunt for buried loot? The Cromford Treasure Hunt Trail has one all wrapped up with historic spots and a World Heritage Si...

Peak District Lead Mining Museum on Curious About The Matlocks trail

Curious About The Matlocks

  • Matlock Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About The Matlocks comprise two fabulous walks of discovery: clues to find, pictures to spot, stories of people and places, plus a detailed m...

Train at Peak Rail in Matlock

Peak Rail

  • Matlock
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Peak Rail welcomes your family to journey back (baaack) to a bygone age and experience the historic thrill of steam and diesel on their preserved rai...

Map and booklet for Matlock Bath Treasure Trail

Matlock Bath Treasure Trail

  • Matlock Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Follow the directions on the Matlock Bath self-guided themed Treasure Trail. As you hunt for the answers to our sneaky clues can you and the family s...

Outside view of Sir Richard Arkwrights Masson Mills in Bath

Sir Richard Arkwrights Masson Mills

  • Matlock Bath
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Sir Richard Arkwrights Masson Mills allows you to step back in time, from the moment you ‘clock in' with your entrance tickets and experience t...

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