Tamworth has a unique place in the historical landscape of the UK as the Ancient Capital of the Kingdom of Mercia. It has a rich heritage for visitors to explore as well as enjoying the hustle and bustle of a busy market town. From day visits to longer stays there’s a superb choice of historical sites as well as attractions such as the famouse Drayton Manor Theme Park with Thomas Land, Twycross Zoo, the SnowDome and Tamworth Castle. Tamworth is also a great place to shop.
Take a look at where to stay, with easy access by air, rail, road and canal, Tamworth is a great place to make your base whilst you explore the tourism heartland of the UK, including Birmingham, Lichfield, Warwick, Stratford-upon-Avon and the Peak District.
For the brave and adventurous, Drayton Manor Theme Park,Tamworth is a must with its white-knuckle rides. www.draytonmanor.co.uk
For the younger visitor then Thomas Land isn’t to be missed.
For snow every day of the year, then the Snowdome has all your favourite winter activities under one roof. www.snowdome.co.uk
Tamworth Castle dominates the town centre standing in the beautiful Castle Pleasure Grounds, there is something for everyone and every age range in Tamworth. www.tamworthcastle.co.uk
Strykers Bowl is a great way to spend an evening with friends. www.namcofunscape.com
Tamworth Assembly Rooms is currently closed as part of a major renovation project. However, the Events Team are still organising many arts and events throughout the town at alternative venues until the theatre reopens. For details of arts projects and outdoor events please visit their website. www.tamworthartsandevents.co.uk
or maybe you just want to see the latest movie at the 10 screen Odeon Cinema…