Spring days a short hop away!

When it comes to things to do in and around Bolton (other than visit Market Place of course!), we’re really spoilt for choice, and though it’s turned decidedly chilly again, there are signs that spring is definitely on its way. So if you’re looking for some inspo for Spring day trips and weekend escapes, look no further.

Making Landscape Exhibition
The creative and the cultured are sure to appreciate the brand new exhibition at Bolton Museum. Showcasing a selection landscapes from 1778 – 2016 including a collection of 18th century watercolours and contemporary photography, its one not to miss and it’s on until 20th May.

Jumbles Country Park
There’s nothing better than a leisurely stroll in the great outdoors on a fresh spring day, and, located just 20 minutes from the centre of Bolton, Jumbles Country Park makes the perfect escape. With beautiful scenery, varied terrain and a café to refuel, it’s ideal for a Spring Sunday stroll.

Turton Tower
Open from Sunday 11th March (Mother’s Day), Turton Tower ticks all the boxes. With a story going back over 400 years, the house is of national historic importance and is unique in the North West, while the grounds offer adventures for the whole family with an awesome woodland adventure playground, woodland discovery trail and woodland walk plus tea room, gift shop and a calendar of events throughout the year.

Making Landscape Exhibition
The creative and the cultured are sure to appreciate the brand new exhibition at Bolton Museum. Showcasing a selection landscapes from 1778 – 2016 including a collection of 18th century watercolours and contemporary photography, its one not to miss and it’s on until 20th May.

Looking for a short stay just a short hop away?

Liverpool
With a wealth of cultural heritage, fantastic nightlife and great places to stay all under an hour’s train ride away, it’s the perfect lively weekend getaway!

The Lakes
Looking for somewhere a little more tranquil… a little greener? The Lakes is the ultimate relaxing weekend destination – under an hour and a half away by car, with a choice of stunning lakeside villages to choose from.