Local Attractions

Local Attractions

Althorp House

Built in 1508, Althorp has been home to the Spencer family for nearly 500 years. It became the focus of world attention following the tragic death of Diana, Princess of Wales in August 1997.

Northampton Golf Club

Situated in the picturesque village of Harlestone is this wonderful 18 hole Championship golf course and magnificent clubhouse.

Holdenby House and Gardens

Standing proudly on its hill commanding the rolling Northamptonshire countryside around it, no wonder locals say ‘It shines like Holdenby’.

Coton Manor Gardens

This peaceful ten acre garden occupies a hill side position. Landscaped at different levels it is enhanced by flowing streams, fountains and ponds.

Northampton Saints

Franklin’s Gardens is home of Northampton Saints, Heineken cup finalists 2011.

Silverstone Curcuit

For more than 60 years Silverstone has carved its mark out as one of the leading motorsport venues, home of the British Grand Prix. Sixfields Stadium is a Park and Ride site and is 2.2 miles from the Hopping Hare.

Royal & Derngate Theatre

Royal & Derngate is the main venue for arts and entertainment in Northampton. The theatre offers two auditoria and Underground.