Drayton Manor Park, home of Thomas Land is a 10 minute drive away from Moor Hall and is one of the country's most exciting theme parks.
Create fun family memories at Drayton Manor Park, home of Thomas Land anytime throughout the main park season which usually runs between March and October. There are fun filled family rides and adrenaline pumping fun including Shockwave, a stand-up roller coaster. If you prefer a slower pace then you can wander around the 15-acre zoo. For younger visitors, be transported to the magical island of Sodor for memories that will last a lifetime at Thomas Land which has over 25 rides and attractions.
There's so much to see and do in Cadbury World's chocolatey zones!
Uncover a world of chocolate delights and enjoy a fascinating, fun-packed day out. You'll learn how your favourite confectionery is made, play in chocolate rain and add your favourite treat to a delicious pot of warm melted Cadbury Dairy Milk. Discover the origins of the cocoa bean before jumping onboard the magical Cadabra ride and meeting the infamous Cadbury drumming gorilla.
Twycross Zoo is a fun day out for all the family set amongst beautiful countryside.
Explore the animal kingdoms with indoor and outdoor enclosures, interactive experiences and fun, exciting encounters. With over 500 animals, from over 150 different species, including some of the most endancered on the planet you can bring the whole family to meet snow leopards, lemurs, giraffes, penguins, meerkats, tigers and a huge variety of monkeys.
The National Memorial Arboretum is the UK’s year-round centre of Remembrance. The expansive 150-acre site is centrally located in the National Forest in Staffordshire. Featuring over 330 thought-provoking memorials, nestled amongst lush and maturing woodland. Military and Civilian associations are represented alongside tributes for individuals. Rich in design and symbolism, the memorials and their fascinating stories are waiting to be discovered.
The Arboretum is home to the striking Armed Forces Memorial which commemorates those who have been killed on duty or as a result of terrorism from the end of the Second World War to the present day.
Alongside a new Remembrance Centre featuring exhibition spaces, coffee shop, large restaurant and gift shop; daily activities at the Arboretum include an Act of Remembrance, guided walks, buggy tours, a land train and a children’s sensory play garden. A yearly programme of events for the whole family ensures there is lots for everyone to explore, discover and remember.
Opening times are 10am - 4pm January to March, 9am - 5pm April to 11 November, and 10am - 4pm 12 November to December. Closed on Christmas Day.
Step back through 900 years of history with a visit to Tamworth Castle. Uncover the secrets held within the chambers and hallways of this unique building and get a real sense of how the Saxons, Normans, Tudors and Victorians lived.
Enjoy a tour of the castle at your own leisure, or check the website for a packed programme of events to get involved in. From Santa trails and ghost hunts to lantern-lit storytelling and guided tours, you will be able to explore all aspects of this ancient building and the people who have lived there. Regular Living History days bring the past to life by transporting visitors back to a different time period and you can even try your hand at some of the day-to-day tasks of previous castle households. There really is something for the whole family to enjoy.
Whether it’s a fun packed day on the real snow, sliding and gliding about on the ice or relaxing in the seriously luxurious spa, the SnowDome in Tamworth is the ultimate snow, ice and leisure experience.
The SnowDome complex houses a 170 metre indoor slope covered in real snow all year round and two further real snow nursery slopes… providing the perfect facilities for learning new skills such as skiing & snowboarding. It’s not only skiing and snowboarding on the main slope, imagine racing your family and friends down the snow in steerable toboggans! Or hold on tight for snow tubing, the fastest experience on snow – hurtling down the slope in specially designed inflatable tubes!
In addition to the snow slopes, the SnowDome also features the Ice Arena with an ice rink and the UK’s only ice track… providing unique and unparalleled skating facilities for all ages and abilities! The children’s snowplay area is the place for children to have fantastic fun with a game of snowballs and a slide about on the sledges.
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