Local Attractions

Many of our visitors find the Beehive is ideally situated to enjoy visits to the National Memorial Arboretum, Alton Towers, Historic Lichfield, Drayton Manor Park, Snow Dome, Conkers, Twycross Zoo, Uttoxeter Race Course, Donington Race Circuit, events at nearby Catton Hall and Park, Calke Abbey and the NEC.
Visit the National Memorial Arboretum
Located in the heart of the country within the National Forest near Lichfield, the National Memorial Arboretum comprises 150 acres of trees and memorials devoted to the concept of Remembrance.

Visit Conkers
the award winning attraction at The Heart of the National Forest, a unique mix of indoor and outdoor experiences to keep you and your family engaged for hours.

Visit Drayton Manor
the UK's best family theme park with kids rides, family fun, zoo, and thrill rides. Featuring Stormforce 10, Maelstrom, Shockwave, and the vertical drop ...

Visit Twycross Zoo
Twycross Zoo, the World Primate Centre, caring for every species of Great Ape including the UK's only troop of bonobos and many other great animals.

Visit The National Forest Adventure Farm
The National Forest Adventure Farm offers exciting indoor fun, outdoor adventure and farm animals. The farm hosts many events throughout the year including Easter Activities, huge summer Maize Maze, spooky Halloween daytime fun, scary night time Halloween Screamfest and Christmas celebrations.

Visit Rosliston Forestry Centre
Rosliston Forestry Centre is a hidden gem in the heart of The National Forest in South Derbyshire offering lots of activities for great days out, from quiet walks to action-packed family fun activities. Come and see nature at its best.

Rosliston’s mix of woodland and meadow, ponds and play areas offer the perfect playground for visitors of all ages and physical abilities, all year round. Spot the wildlife, join a guided walk or take advantage of the packed programme of events.

Stop by the office

We've got bags of information of things to do locally, so why not stop by the office during your visit and we'll help you find somewhere just right for you!