In addition to the sites that celebrate the heritage of the Pilgrim Fathers North Nottinghamshire, South Yorkshire and West Lincolnshire have beautiful countryside with many historic houses, museums and historic sites to visit.

The cities and towns in the area have extensive cultural activities with theatres, entertainment and nightlife, as well as offering high quality shopping which includes Europe’s leading shopping mall. There are occasional community events that are linked to the Pilgrim Fathers where visitors will be welcome.

Pilgrim country is well served by motorways and the international Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield continues to steadily expand its destinations.

The following links provide information on the area that surrounds Pilgrim country with places to visit, events, places to stay and leisure facilities.

The local Tourist Information Centres provide local details for visitors and organise access to the churches. The Bassetlaw Visitor Guide provides extensive and detailed information for facilities in North Nottinghamshire.

Doncaster TIC,
38 - 40 High Street,
South Yorkshire
t: +44 (0) 1302 734309

Retford TIC,
40 Grove Street,
DN22 6LD
t: +44 (0) 1777 860780

Worksop TIC
Memorial Avenue
S80 2BP
t: +44 (0) 1909 501148

Other useful contacts: Lincolnshire Tourism

Other useful contacts: Lincolnshire Tourism, Gainsborough Old Hall and the the 'Begin your adventure' site of the East of England tourism organisations.

The Management Group, some of whom offer local services to visitors, for example you can discover the origins of the Pilgrim Fathers with Sue Allan, a well know author and historian


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