Things To Do

Staffordshire offers unforgettable experiences, excitement, fun days out and incredible adventures.

For Staffordsheer Excitement, Relaxation or Heaven there really is something for everyone.

Those looking for a fun filled family break will find us ideally located for you to enjoy the thrills of Alton Towers or Drayton Manor Theme Park; get up close with the Barbary Macaques at Trentham Monkey Forest; or enjoy a woodland adventure at Weston Park.

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If you preference is for relaxation, then luxury spas including Hoar Cross Hall and Moddershall Oaks are the answer, or for fabulous gardens take a short trip to visit some of England’s finest: Dorothy Clive GardenTrentham Gardens or Biddulph Grange. You could also discover the world capital of ceramics on The Ceramics Trail

If your idea of heaven is dramatic scenery and the great outdoors, then Staffordshire delivers.  From the wilds of Cannock Chase to the awe inspiring National Memorial Arboretum; from a quiet trip on a canal boat to the magnificence of a stately home, Staffordshire is irresistible.

Stafford Town Centre Partnership always have plenty to keep you entertained with their fantastic calendar of festival and events that will appeal to all.


The Lewis Partnership have teamed up with iFootpath, a website and App to inspire people to get out and enjoy beautiful walks across the Staffordshire countryside. To date we have two inspiring routes one of which starts and finishes at The Moat House taking in local landmarks and points of interest. Why not dig out your walking boots and work up an appetite for our award-winning cuisine? Download iFootpath App


Georgie’s Canal Cruises are based just around the corner from the Moat House at Teddesley Lock and offer all year round Afternoon Tea Charters along with themed food and drink cruises – think Fish & Chip cruises, Cheese & Wine nights and more.  The boat is also available for private hire with a Boat Master and crew for up to 28 people.