THINGS TO DO2018-11-15T10:54:21+00:00

THINGS TO DO

Alton Towers Theme Park

Alton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire ST10 4DB
Tel: 08705 20 40 60

One of the UKs top theme parks and short break resorts, offering themed
hotels, a water park, spa and extraordinary golf.

www.altontowers.com

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Biddulph Grange Gardens

Grange Road, Biddulph, Staffordshire ST8 7SD
Tel: 01782 517999

One of Britains most unusual gardens, Biddulph Grange Gardens were
designed in the mid-19th century by James Bateman to display specimens
from his extensive and wide-ranging plant collection. Visitors are taken on a
sensory journey of discovery through tunnels and pathways to individual
gardens inspired by countries around the world.

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/biddulph-grange-garden


Chatsworth House & Estate

Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1PP
Tel: 01246 565300

The home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, Chatsworth House is set in
the magnificent landscape of Derbyshire’s Peak District National Park and is
one of Britain’s best loved historic houses and estates. Offering something for
everyone to enjoy, from famous works of art, young animals and the
spectacular fountains in the garden to the finest shopping, food and drink and
many miles of free walks.

www.chatsworth.org


Wedgwood Museum

Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire ST12 9ES
Tel: 01782 371900

For a unique experience visit the stunning new Wedgwood Museum. This is
the home of one of the most interesting ceramic collections in the world with
galleries that tell the story of Josiah Wedgwood, his family, and the company
he founded two and a half centuries ago. You can also visit the hands-on
Wedgwood Visitor Centre, watch craftspeople at work in the demonstration
area or go on the factory tour.

www.wedgwoodmuseum.org.uk


Jodrell Bank Visitor Centre

Macclesfield, Cheshire SK11 9DL
Tel: 01477 571339

Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics is home to the world famous Lovell Radio
Telescope and Jodrell Bank Observatory with a 3D theatre and 35 acre
arboreturm.

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www.jodrellbank.net

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Little Moreton Hall

Congleton, Cheshire CW12 4SD
Tel: 01260 272018

One of Britains finest timber-framed moated manor houses, Little Moreton
Hall still shows Tudor skill and craftsmanship at its finest.

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.www.nationaltrust.org.uk/little-moreton-hall

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Macclesfield Silk Museum

Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK11 6TJ
Tel: 01625 612045

The Silk Museums in Macclesfield tell the definitive story of silk. Compelling
exhibits on three sites show a working Victorian Silk Mill, costume and silk
manufacturing displays. This €hands on experience allows children and grown
ups to understand the story of silk from cocoon to catwalk!

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macclesfieldmuseums.co.uk


Tatton Park

Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 6QN
Tel: 01625 374400

Tatton Park is one of the UKs most complete historic estates. The Mansion,
Gardens, Old Hall, 1,000 acre deer park and speciality shops offer something
for everyone along with over 100 events annually.

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www.tattonpark.org.uk


The Trafford Centre

Manchester M17 8AA
Tel: 0161 749 1717/18

The largest indoor shopping centre in the North West, shops include
Selfridges, John Lewis, Debenhams, Marks and Spencer, Bhs, Next and many
many more. Over 60 restaurants, cafes and bars, plus and a 20 screen
cinema.

intu.co.uk/traffordcentre