Thorpe Road, Longthorpe, Cambridgeshire, PE3 6LU, Tel: 01733 263016
Church Street, Cathedral Square, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 1XE, Tel: 01733 564 899
67 Church Drive, Orton Waterville, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5EX, Tel: 01733 238877
Located in the village of Helpston, which is between Peterborough and Stamford. John Clare was born in village, and the Cottage was his home where he lived with his family for most of his life.
Priestgate, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 1LF, Tel: 01733 864663, Email, www.vivacity-peterborough.com/museums-and-heritage
The new and improved Peterborough Museum is OPEN once again! The museum reopened in March 2012 further to a major £3.2 million redevelopment, jointly funded by Vivacity, Peterborough City Council and the Heritage Lottery Fund.
70 Westgate, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 1RG, Tel: 01733 751681
An undiscovered gem. Magnificent Norman architecture, unique 13th century nave ceiling and stunning West Front. Burial place of two Queens. Open daily. Tours by appointment. Visit the cathedral souvenir kiosk and refreshment facility.
Ledbury Road, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE3 9RF
Nassington, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE8 6QG, Tel: 01780 782575, www.prebendal-manor.co.uk
Described as a hidden gem and dating from the early 13th century the manor is the oldest property in Northamptonshire.
One of the largest and grandest houses of the Elizabethan age, Burghley was built and designed by William Cecil, Lord High Treasurer to Queen Elizabeth I, between 1555 and 1587, and is still lived in by his descendants.
Thorney, Peterborough, PE6 0QD, Tel: 01733 270420, www.thorneyabbey.info
Abbey church with a Norman nave (c1100), a fine church organ originally built in 1787-1790 & a stained glass east window depicting the miracles of St Thomas Becket.
The 7.5-mile steam-operated Nene Valley Railway runs alongside the River Nene from Peterborough (Nene Valley station), through Wansford to Yarwell. Wansford is the main station (free parking) where there is a café and all facilities.
The Abbey Rectory, 46 East Street, Crowland, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE6 0EN, Tel: 01733 211763, www.crowlandabbey.org.uk
Croyland Abbey is visible for miles around Crowland itself.
Town Hall, Market Street, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, PE7 1BD, Tel: 07706 132437, Email
Museum of archaeology, agriculture, hand tools, brick making, local photographs, a Sir Harry Smith exhibition, costume display & temporary exhibitions. Local and social history.