Rushden Transport Museum
Situated in the Old Midland Railway Station of 1894 which once formed part of the Wellingborough to Higham Ferrers branch line.☎ 01933353111
English Heritage - The gatehouse, chapel and other remains of a communal residence for priests serving the parish church.Recommended by Simon Wiles, Higham Ferrers“There is a series of many art exhibitions during the Summer months, and this year, they are adding some musical evenings. It is a medieval college building, and has a great atmosphere. ”
Stanwick Lakes is a unique 750 acre countryside attraction and nature reserve in the heart of Northamptonshire.☎ 01933625522Recommended by mel thomas, finedon“It's a wonderful day out for all the family, we never fail to have anything but fantastic time. Their website is worth a look.”
RUSH 2The DEN
RUSH 2The DEN is a newly opened, independent children's centre run by CRB's volunteers with childcare experience and qualifications providing a wide array of activities for children not only pre-school but through youth club they also provide opportunities for 5:17's.
Recommended by Nina, Rushden
|16 Fitzwilliam Street|
Wilson's Pits FREE
Part of a large gravel pit complex.
Rockingham Forest FREE
The Rockingham Forest area covers more than 200 square miles in north-east Northamptonshire.
Saffron Road Recreation Field FREE
Contains Multi-Sport and Tennis Courts, Cricket and Football Pitches, Outdoor Gym Equipment, Skateboard Park and a Children's Play Area.
Recommended by Simon Wiles, Higham Ferrers“It has some great outdoor events. The next one celebrates the Queen's 90th Birthday in 1920's style on 11th June, 2016 ”
|Vine Hill Drive|
Ditchford Lakes And Meadows FREE
An important reserve for breeding and winter birds, with frequent visits from otters.
An enchanting wetland site with a good variety of birds, butterflies and a heronry.
Irthlingborough Lakes And Meadows FREE
A wonderful stretch of rare grazing marsh and flooded gravel pits, now a hugely valuable wetland for birds and other wildlife.
Splash Leisure Pool
The pools at Splash offer all ages the chance to enjoy the water.
Santa Pod Raceway
Home of the FIA European Drag Racing Championships, the fastest & loudest motorsport on Earth.