Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of SnowDome
For total family entertainment visit the award-winning Drayton Manor Theme Park, near Tamworth, Staffordshire. Also live Ben 10 shows, based on the hit TV series by Cartoon Network, that is performed on the stage
Alton, Staffordshire, ST10 4DB, Tel: 0871 222 3330, www.altontowers.com
Alton Towers Resort is Britain’s Greatest Escape and home to the UK’s favourite theme park with endless family fun and ground-breaking rollercoasters, fabulous hotels, splash-tastic waterpark, extraordinary golf and superb spa.
Beginners and advanced climbers can climb all year round in North Staffordshire. Kids club, birthday parties and groups welcome. Courses and instructed sessions for beginners. Cafe and shop on site. Free Parking.
Located within the Alton Towers Hotel, the Alton Towers Spa transports guests on a journey of discovery through its stunning range of treatments from manicures and pedicures, to facials, body wraps and exclusive pampering days
Experience the beautiful sights, evocative sounds, real smells and true taste of The Complete Working Historic Estate. Set on the banks of the beautiful River Sow, and on the northern wooded fringes of Cannock Chase.
The ultimate snow, ice and leisure experience. Whether it's a fun packed day on the snow, family outing on the ice or a dip in the pool, the SnowDome provides fun for all! All you need is a sense of adventure!
A full day of adventures,1 20 acres of discovery in the National Forest. The enchanted Forest indoor adventure, the 450m barefoot walk the Conkerchoo Two Train. New for 2012 - the Forest Dwellers.
Weston Park is one of the most welcoming stately homes with as much character as any English castle and with as many stories as any royal home. The Granary Farm Shop, Grill Restaurant & Art Gallery are open daily. Programme of events.
Peace and quiet, fun and action - there's something for everyone at The Trentham Estate. Spend quality family time in the internationally renowned, award-winning Trentham Gardens, Shopping Village, Trentham Monkey Forest and Aerial Extreme.
The Nicholson Gallery is housed within the Nicholson Institute and is a living example of late Victorian philanthropy. The Gallery features a mixed programme of community based exhibitions and local history.
A fascinating exhibition at Josiah Spode's former pottery, the birthplace of bone china, in the setting of a historic building. There are films, activities, stories of the factory, the workers and the everyday and amazing things they made.
An 18th century house set in a Repton landscape containing fine furniture and porcelain. Renowned for the Snowdrops in February, Rhododendrons and Azalaes in May. Other features include a kitchen garden, Italian garden and cafe.
Modern, purpose-built facility in the middle of town run by the borough council. It's set in a modern-gothic style building, but has all the modern conveniences; actors, singers and theatre-goers love its real sense of comfort.
Built in Victorian times, Wightwick Manor offers visitors a fascinating insight into a house influenced by William Morris and his contemporaries. Surrounding the house is a beautiful Edwardian garden full of textures and colours all year.