Rotherham has everything you need, whether it’s a performance at the theatre, a meal, a night out, a museum visit, relaxation in a park or shopping. For entertainment you could go to the Civic Theatre where you can see performances which include drama, music and comedy. Rotherham has a good mix of restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets, and if you want a lively night out, you’ll find lots of pubs and clubs in the town, and several of the pubs have regular live music.
For shopping, Parkgate Shopping has a large range of stores for many different needs, together with a number of restaurants, and there’s a good variety of shops in the town centre, along with several markets selling a range of goods. For business, there are a number of conference centres in Rotherham, which include the AMP Technology Centre, and for international air travel, Doncaster Sheffield Robin Hood Airport serves the area.
Rotherham Car Hire
Wherever you are in Rotherham, it’s guaranteed that you’ll to get a car from one of the leading suppliers who provide Rotherham car hire services, you can choose from many of the suppliers including Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Firefly, Hertz, InterRent, Sixt and others.
Among the places to visit in Rotherham, the following are a few suggestions:
Clifton Park and Museum
This Museum houses interesting collections which display Rotherham’s past and include fossils, Stone Age and Bronze Age finds, Roman jewellery, Viking silverware, pottery, industrial history and fine art, all in a splendid Georgian house with attractive gardens.
This park is great to visit, with landscaped gardens, along with lots of enjoyable activities which include a park train for rides, fountains, play area, mini golf, basketball, skate area and roller coaster.
Magna Science Adventure Centre
Come here for a great experience for all the family where there are lots of interactive features to have fun with, based on the four elements of nature. The features here include riding JCBs, indoor rain cloud effects, exploding quarries and melting steel, and with the Centre being housed in a former steel factory, you can learn about the steel industry’s history in the area with interesting displays and exhibits.
All Saints Church
This Church is Grade I listed and dates from the 1400’s, with later additions and you can see its fine stonework, stained glass windows, wood carvings, ornate font and attractive organ.
Rotherham Leisure Complex
There’s lots to do at this Leisure Complex which include swimming pools, gym, climbing wall, badminton, basketball and indoor football pitches, so you can have fun and keep fit at the same time.
You can come here to have fun skating and have lessons if you want to learn various techniques, and the centre caters for birthday parties as well has other fun activities.
Thrybergh Country Park
This is a lovely park where you can come and enjoy the attractive and relaxing surroundings and its natural wildlife. There’s lots of open space, a lake, trees and a fun play area for children.
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