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.
Eye Green, Eye, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE6 7SZ, Tel: 01733 890419, www.wildlifebcnp.org, (4 miles, 7kms)
The reserve has open access to the public and specially designed lakeside path with fishing platforms for people with mobility difficulties
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.
The Benedict Rooms at Peterborough Cathedral are perfectly situated in the heart of the city centre in the beautiful and tranquil Cathedral Precincts. With four impressive venues to choose from with capacity for between 2 and 70 people.
Multi Sized conference and meeting rooms. High quality catering and conference equipment available. Flexible packages to suit every budget. Easily accessible from the A1. Award winning disabled access.
Town Hall, Market Street, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, PE7 1BD, Tel: 07706 132437, Email, (5 miles, 9kms)
Museum of archaeology, agriculture, hand tools, brick making, local photographs, a Sir Harry Smith exhibition, costume display & temporary exhibitions. Local and social history.
The Embankment, Peterborough, Cambs, PE1 1EF, Tel: 01733 747474, www.environment-agency.gov.uk, (0.8 miles, 1kms)
The Embankment by the River Nene plays host to many events throughout the year.
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 9PS, Tel: 01733 890419, www.wildlifebcnp.org, (0.2 miles, 0.3kms)
Site of old settling ponds that have developed into a mixture of reedbeds, open water and riverside vegetation.
City Centre, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 1, www.visitpeterborough.com, (0.9 miles, 1kms)
Originally founded around a Saxon abbey, Peterborough has developed into a vibrant modern city - with a rich and ancient heritage.
Peterborough Central Park, Park Crescent, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 4DX, Tel: 01733 563 634, (2 miles, 3kms)
The Buttercross, situated in the heart of Central Park is somewhere to go for coffee, lunch or just a yummy treat! Expect a warm welcome all year round.
Norman House, Norman Cross, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE7 3TB, Tel: 01733 245189, www.normancrossgallery.com, (4 miles, 7kms)
The Gallery has changing exhibitions on a regular basis with art ranging from traditional, contemporary & modern works by national and international artists.
Park Crescent, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 4DZ, (2 miles, 3kms)
Central Park has recently been awarded the prestigious Green Flag as result of improvements to the park.