To provide you with the best experience on this website, cookies are used. By using the site it's assumed that you're happy with our use of cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. More info on cookies.
Allow cookies

Your Travel Planner

Welcome to the travel planner. Use this tool to save details of accommodation, events, places to eat and things to see & do in Nottinghamshire

To add an item to your planner click the relevant button

Add to Excursion

Newark

c/o Newark Tourist Information Centre
The Keepers Cottage, Riverside Park
Great North Road
Newark
Notts
NG24 1BL

Tel: 01636 655765

Add Newark to your Itinerary

Newark Castle

Situated on the banks of the River Trent, Newark is a picturesque town steeped in history. The ruins of Newark Castle have had a huge influence on the unique character of the town. Though the current remains were built in the early 12th century, there has been a castle on the site since 1068. Left in ruins by a turbulent history,  the grounds were landscaped in 1887.

Newark’s market place is overlooked by the Georgian Town Hall. The town has become famous for its six annual antiques fairs, held at Newark County Showground, and thousands of antique hunters from across the world descend on the fair’s 4,000 stalls in search of a bargain.

Other attractions near the town include the Newark Air Museum – home to 65 aircraft and cockpit sections. Nearby, in  North Clifton, is also home to a relaxing meditation centre and Japanese garden.


Markets are held in NEWARK on the following days:

Monday (except bank hols) - Antique and Craft stalls
Wednesday - General Retail Market
Thursday - Antique and Craft Market
Friday - General Retail Market
Saturday - General Retail Market

You can also visit the Newark Farmers Market on the first Wednesday of every month in Newark Market Place.

 

Downloads

Newark Historic Riverside Trail
1.3 Mb

Newark Historic Riverside Trail

Newark Historic Riverside Trail

Newark Medieval Trail
3.2 Mb

Newark Medieval Trail

Newark Medieval Trail

Nottinghamshire Civil War trail
3.5 Mb

Nottinghamshire Civil War trail

Nottinghamshire Civil War trail

Click here to download Adobe Acrobat Reader

What's Nearby

  1. The Ram Bar & Brasserie

    Welcome to the Ram Bar & Brasserie in the historic town of Newark-on-Trent

    The Ram has a colourful...

    0.16 miles away
  2. Gannets

    New and returning customers are always greeted with the warmest of welcomes at this quirky yet...

    0.19 miles away
  3. The Castle Barge

    Welcome to The Castle Barge.Definitely not your average pub! The Castle Barge was a Spillers grain...

    0.2 miles away
  4. Strays Coffee Shop


    Strays is a family-owned and run business in the heart of Newark. Offering great coffee seven...

    0.21 miles away
  1. Ann et Vin - The Courtyard Wine Bar

    Ann and Lesley welcome you to our Courtyard Wine Bar – an oasis of calm and seclusion right in the...

    0.23 miles away
  2. Just Beer Micropub

    The award-winning Just Beer is a haven for real ale lovers. The pub, which works to support local...

    0.28 miles away
  3. Fox and Crown

    WELCOMING REAL ALE PUB IN THE HISTORIC CENTRE OF NEWARK

    The Fox and Crown, which stands on the...

    0.36 miles away
  4. The Organ Grinder - Newark


    The Organ Grinder is Blue Monkey's pub at  Newark 

    Cask Ales: We have seven cask ales on the...

    0.38 miles away
  5. Tea Rooms at Kelham Hall

    The restaurant is open daily from 9.00am to 6.00pm, providing breakfasts, daily lunch specials,...

    1.53 miles away
  6. The Kitchen Garden at Kelham House Hotel


    The Kitchen Garden brings to you the highest standards in menu, wine and service. Kelham House...

    1.59 miles away
  7. Lucy's Vicarage Tea Rooms

    Open during the Summer; Easter – August Bank Holiday. Friday, Saturday and Sunday...

    3.47 miles away
  8. The Clock House, Café & Tea Room

    At The Clock House our priority is for all of our customers to have a relaxing and enjoyable...

    3.85 miles away
  9. Newfield Dairy Ice Cream Parlour and Cafe

    Newfield Dairy Ice Cream Parlour and Cafe offers customers a warm welcome and quality, homemade...

    4.84 miles away
  10. Reg Taylor's Tea Rooms

    Over the years the Tea Room at Reg Taylor’s has been developed into an amazing fully licensed...

    5.42 miles away
  11. The Old Coach House

    The Old Coach House is located in the historic town of Southwell which has become quite the 'hub'...

    5.47 miles away
  12. Final Whistle

    The Final Whistle in Southwell, has offically opened with a 1920s style railway platform. The pub...

    5.53 miles away
Previous Next

Highlights...

St Mary Magdalene

St Mary Magdalene

Open:  Monday – Saturday 8.30am – 12.00 &, 1.30pm - 4.00pm, Sunday 12.00 – 4.00pm Newark's...

Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve

Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve

Admission is FREE, and the normal charge for the car park is £3. Legendary home of Robin Hood...

Bonington Gallery

Bonington Gallery

The Bonington Gallery is The Nottingham Trent University's exhibition and event venue for...

Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club

Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club

Trent Bridge, the home of Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club, is a world famous cricketing...