and Other Heritage Sites
Normanton Church Museum
The Rutland County Museum in Oakham and
the Carnegie Museum in Melton Mowbray are both free and within six
miles of the campsite.
There are around 50 fine churches to visit in Rutland. One
annual event in Rutland is a charity cycle ride to visit as many
as possible in one day.
St Andrew's Whissendine, St Mary's Church in Melton Mowbray
and All Saints in Oakham are well worth a visit.
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More images of local churches
Rutland Tourism has launched the new Rutland
Church Trail guide with details of 15 local churches for people to
visit and enjoy. The trail is designed to attract visitors and
tourists to the county to experience the rich history and heritage
of the local area.
The churches involved in the Rutland Church Trail include: St.
Mary Magdalene and St. Andrew, Ridlington; St. Peter’s, Barrowden;
Holy Trinity, Teigh; St. Mary the Virgin, Edith Weston; All
Saints, Oakham; St. Peter and St. Paul, Uppingham; St. Peter,
Brooke St. Mary’s, Greetham; St. Mary’s, Ashwell; St. Andrew,
Whissendine; St. John the Baptist, North Luffenham; St. Andrew’s,
Hambleton; St. Peter’s, Belton in Rutland; St. Mary of the Virgin,
Morcott; and St. Peter and St. Paul, Exton.
Download the Rutland Church Trail Guide
Other Heritage Sites
Explore the following 5 Houses/Castles and save money!:
Belton, Belvoir, Burley, Grimsthorpe & Rockingham
By purchasing a full price entry ticket to any one
of the five Houses of Hidden England you are entitled to 'two for
the price of one entry' for the other four houses. All we ask is
that you claim your discounted entry before the end of the 2008
How does the offer work?
When you buy your admission ticket, ask for a
Hidden England passport. This will be stamped to show you have
bought a full price ticket. Present this stamped passport when you
visit the other four Houses before the end of the 2008 season and
you will be able to claim 'two for the price of one' entry
Details of the offer can be found at
Read about the history of