Home of the legendary Robin Hood and his merry men Nottingham is a wonderfully unique city oozing history and heritage from every nook and cranny. With Robin Hood myth and folklore awaiting your discovery, Sherwood Forest primed for adventurers and the city centre bursting restaurants, bars, museums and markets, a visit to Nottingham is a UK must. Explore below our city guide to Nottingham’s key attractions.
If you are keen to discover the mysteries and landmarks of Nottinghamshire’s legendary forest, take a look at our 'Adventurers Map of Sherwood Forest'.
See what Nottingham has to offer and book a city break.
15 November - 31 December
Nottingham’s Christmas market features over 70 stalls, childrens rides and a real ice rink! Explore the magical themed market stalls or take a look at the 30m long toboggan slide.
16 - 17 January
Don't miss out on a spectacular production combining classic technique with Russian ballet in The Sleeping Beauty directed by Marina Medvetskaya.
|Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet 16 Jan 2019 - 17 Jan 2019|
Best Bar: Opened in 1999,Brass Monkey is the oldest cocktail bar in Nottingham, and a favourite for the locals – get there before 5pm for happy hour cocktails!
Best Restaurant: The award-winning MemSaab serves up the finest Indian food in Nottingham, combining stylish dining with creative cooking and offering a true taste of the south Asian sub-continent.
Best Attraction: Nottingham’s City of Caves offers the unique chance to explore the city’s underbelly, with 200 ancient man-made caves creating a network of history and heritage – from the medieval years up to their use as bomb shelters during World War II.
Best Kept Secret: Great family fun at the Nottingham Guts and Gore Tour.