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Things to do in Rotherham

A great place to explore the beautiful Yorkshire countryside

Are you looking for things to do in Rotherham? We've got plenty of great ideas for you across the town.

Known for...   MAGNA and Industrial Revolution


Did you know...

  • Presenter James May grew up in Rotherham.
  • Sean Bean made his stage d├ębut at Rotherham Civic Theatre whilst a student at Rotherham.
  • Jamie Oliver's television series Jamie's Ministry of Food, broadcast on Channel 4 in 2008 was based in Rotherham. He aimed to make Rotherham "the culinary capital of the United Kingdom" by his 'Pass it on' scheme.



 

  Attractions

The Abyss At Magna

Bungee jump experience.
Sheffield Road
Rotherham
S60 1DX

08453195767

 

Rother Valley Country Park FREE

Award winning country park offering a range of water sport activities including sailing, windsurfing and canoeing.
Mansfield Road
Sheffield
S26 5PQ

01142471452

Recommended by Pam Harrison, Sheffield

 

Magna Science Adventure

Interactive science museum. Perfect family day out.
Sheffield Road
Rotherham
S60 1DX

01709720002

 
 

  Parks

Centenary Riverside FREE

An urban wetland nature park and part of Rotherham's flood alleviation scheme.
Riverside Way
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S60 1DS

 

Clifton Park FREE

A fantastic day out in the heart of Rotherham.
Clifton Lane
Rotherham
S65 2AA

 

Woodhouse Washlands Nature Reserve FREE

Woodhouse Washlands are an ever changing tapestry of colours and textures throughout the seasons.
Furnace Lane
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S13 9WG

 

Maltby Low Common Nature Reserve FREE

A mosaic of grassland communities rich in wildflowers and grasses, including grass of Parnassus.
Off Outgang Lane
Maltby
South Yorkshire
S66 7JX

 
 

  Bowling

Rotherham Superbowl

Ten Pin Bowling complex.
Wortley Road
South Yorkshire
S61 1QN

01709559026

 
 

  Cinema

Vue Cinema Sheffield

Vue Sheffield is located within the Meadowhall Centre on the Upper Oasis.
Meadowhall Centre
Sheffield North
S9 1EQ

03453084620

 
 

  Theatre

Rotherham Civic Theatre

Popular city centre theatre. Full listings available.
Catherine Street
Rotherham
S65 1EB

01709823621

 
 

  Comedy

The Comedy Club

Popular comedy club.
The Elton House Hotel
Rotherham
S66 2SF

01709545681

 
 

  Golf

Wath Golf Club

Golf Club.
Abdy
Blackamoor
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S62 7SJ

 

Grange Park Golf Club

Golf Club.
Upper Wortley Road
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S61 2SJ

 

Sitwell Park Golf Club

Sitwell Park is a challenging undulating 18 hole course measuring 5958 yds from the Yellow Tees with a par of 71.
Shrogswood Road
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S60 4BY

01709-541046

 
 

  Leisure centres

Revolution Gym

City centre gym.
35-37 Bridgegate
Rotherham
S60 1PL

01709372659

 

Rotherham Leisure Complex

Includes swimming, gym, climbing wall and much more.
Effingham Street
Rotherham
S65 1BL

01709722555

 

Bannatyne Health Club

State of the art health and fitness club.
Moorhead Way
Town Centre
S66 1YY

01709531113

 
 

  Karting

Avago Karting

Premier indoor karting experience.
Swinton Bridge Industrial Estate
Whitelee
S64 8BH

01709578707

 
 

  Sport

Simply Skate

Unique in-line roller skating facility.
Chesterton Road
Eastwood Trading Estate
S65 1SU

 
 

  Climbing

High Sports Rotherham

Indoor rock climbing centre.
Rotherham Leisure Complex
Effingham Street
S65 1BL

 

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