Top 5 Voiages in Kettering
1. Boughton House
Voiage back in time to Boughton House, one of Britain’s finest stately homes.
Take a tour of the house (e-scooters sadly not allowed!) where you’ll find a superb fine art collection, including works by Gainsborough, El Greco and Van Dyk.
Walk the baroque state rooms and grand apartments, featuring ornate furniture, tapestries and porcelain.
Then head out into the 18th-century landscaped gardens and country park, where manicured lawns, waterways, and woodlands make every wander magical.
2. Manor House Museum
Ride into the local past at the Manor House Museum. Featuring displays and exhibits of Northants history, it’s packed with treasures.
You’ll learn about the significance of the shoe trade, the engineering of the Victorian era, archaeology through time, and more!
Friendly, knowledgeable staff are at hand to take all your questions.
And entry to the Museum is free!
3. Wicksteed Park
How do you like your fun? Fast, or leisurely? Whatever your preference, Wicksteed Park delivers!
Experience exhilarating rollercoaster rides and attractions, split into themed zones.
Or enjoy the inspired art exhibitions and shows in the beautiful park and gardens.
It’s such a picturesque place for waterside wanders. And don’t miss out on delicious dining at one of the many excellent eateries.
4. Titchmarsh Nature Reserve
Get to know the wonderful wildlife on your doorstep with a Voiage to Titchmarsh Nature Reserve.
A picturesque world of grasslands and lakes, Titchmarch provides the ideal habitat for birds to breed in. On your waterside walks, see if you can sport the bounteous birdlife, including terns, oystercatchers, herons, goosander, wigeon, and gadwall.
You’re likely to see beautiful butterflies, banded demoiselles, and red-eyed damselfly flitting by too. How lucky to have such wonders just a short scoot away!
5. Newlands Centre shopping
Ready for a spot of retail therapy? Scoot on over to Newlands Shopping Centre. Offering 45 stores in the heart of Kettering, it’s the perfect place to shop till you drop.
Whether you’re looking for department-store favourites, or something unique from a boutique, every shopping need is well taken care of.
And, when it’s time to eat, drink, and hang out with friends, take your pick from a wide range of restaurants, fast food outlets, and coffee shops.
Open 9am to 5.30pm, Monday to Saturday.