10 Cool Things to Do in Nottingham

Nottingham is a popular tourist destination in England, with a myriad of historical landmarks, museums, picturesque landscapes, entertaining venues and relaxation facilities. Here is a list of 10 cool things one must inevitably do in Nottingham:


  1. Visit the Contemporary Gallery

Dare to step a foot in this impressive art attraction of the city, to be persuaded, then, to stay the whole day, admiring the spectacular masterpieces of the contemporary painters and music artists.

Contemporary Gallery nottingham


  1. Take a stroll around Wollaton Park

Enjoy the evergreen landscapes of the park, and end up in the Wollaton Hall, which served as the Batman’s house in the popular film. The castle amidst the park boasts, also, two museums, and hosts regularly entertaining activities and music festivals.

Wollaton Park


  1. Try Adrenalin Jungle

At Adrenalin Jungle you will have to show your courage, by participating in challenging activities, such as: quad biking, archery and assault course. At the end, you will possibly strike gold, by winning the exciting treasure hunt competition.

  1. Explore City of Caves

Get an unforgettable experience by discovering the treasure beneath the bustling Nottingham’s streets. There you will see an impressive network of 450 caves, carved out of sandstone, that will immerse you in the history of the city.


  1. Visit Nottingham Playhouse

Get known with the cultural life of the city through the events hosted by the one of the most prestigious theatres of England, The playhouse offers a range of dance, drama and comedy that will make up for a wonderful night spent in a relaxing atmosphere.

Nottingham Playhouse


  1. Experience an adrenaline spike at Holme Pierrepont Country Park (National Watersports Centre)

Go bold by facing the impetuous stream of water, in an attempt to perform a rapid descend down the rushing river. In order to end up successful, you will have to leave all fears apart, and row intensively to the last drop of sweat on your body.

Holme Pierrepont Country Park


  1. Get a massage

After an exhausting battle with fierce waters, get a massage or spa session at one of the Nottingham salons. There your stiff muscles will get relaxed, and your body gently massaged by a professional therapist, to get a full restoration of strengths and energy. Try the best massage deals in Nottingham!


  1. Nottingham Arboretum

Pay a visit to the oldest park of Nottingham, boasting over 800 various trees, some of which date from the 19th century. The park has impressive landscapes that make up for a perfect place for a family stroll, or a dog walk.

Nottingham Arboretum


  1. Attend the Nottingham Beer Festival

If you are lucky to be there, you will get the chance to have a wonderful time spending with lots of beer, uplifting, live music, and stalls with food. The festival takes place once a year, starting on October 7.


  1. Robin Hood Tour

Get an entertaining city tour, guided by the legendary Robin Hood. He will show in detail you the historical aspects of the city, providing impressive facts about the caves, museums and theatres.


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