Northwich is an interesting town with plenty of varied places to visit. There are a range of restaurants in the town, with menus to suit everyone’s tastes, in a range of both contemporary and traditional styles, and there’s also a good mix of pubs.
For shopping, the town provides a mixture of high street stores as well as independent retailers and includes the Weaver Square Shopping Centre. For business conferencing, there are venues which include those at Hartford Golf Club and the Nunsmere Hall Hotel, and the nearest major airports are Manchester Airport and Liverpool (John Lennon) Airport.
Northwich Car Hire
Wherever you are in Northwich, it’s guaranteed that you’ll to get a car from one of the leading suppliers who provide Northwich car hire services, you can choose from many of the suppliers including Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Firefly, Hertz, InterRent, Sixt and others.
Some places you can visit while in Northwich include the following:
Arley Hall and Gardens
This elegant Grade II listed stately home is a lovely place to visit, home of Lord and Lady Ashbrook, and visitors can enjoy many fine features of the house which was built in the 19th century in Elizabethan style. Among the features to admire are rich panelling in oak, elegant plasterwork, fine furnishings and beautifully carved fireplaces. In the Gardens you can enjoy the attractive and colourful herbaceous border, and take a peaceful woodland walk.
You can visit this Centre to see a range of beautiful birds of prey including eagles, buzzards, owls and hawks. There are a number of close up encounters and flying experiences you can book to enjoy the thrill of being with these majestic and fascinating birds.
Weaver Hall Museum and Workhouse
On a visit to this Museum you can learn about the history of the region and includes archaeological, industrial and transport displays. The Museum is situated in a former Victorian Workhouse for the poor and you can learn what life was like here, such as the day to day activities and meals, and includes the classroom which you can visit.
Stockley Farm Park
This Farm Park makes a delightful family day out, where you can meet a range of animals including goats, pigs, rabbits and ponies. As well as seeing the animals, there are a number of activities to enjoy including pony grooming, pet handling and rides on the tractor and trailer. There are both an outdoor and indoor play areas for kids and the Farm also has a Birds of Prey Centre with displays on certain days.
Here you can enjoy a varied range of things to do such for all ages including craft workshops where you can have a go at artistic activities including the potters wheel or try some painting. There’s also Cheshire Segways here, as well as indoor and outdoor play areas for kids. There are also a range of shops and boutiques here along with a beauty salon and hairdressers and a garden centre, and you can also enjoy something to eat and drink at the Village.
Marbury Country Park
This Park is a peaceful place to come and explore the scenic surroundings of trees and open green space. You can take a walk through the woods with ancient trees, stroll by the streams and see the arboretum, with a number of trails to follow and well as orienteering, and the Park also has a play area for children.
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