Places to visit in South Kesteven in Winter
Discover South Kesteven this Winter
With visitor attractions across the district adhering to a Covid-safe service, we've gathered a great selection of places for all ages to visit in South Kesteven this Winter.
NB: Some venues may be closed or events amended due to Tier 3 restrictions from 2nd December. Updated details shown below.
Please double check the venue's website for their facilities, location, latest opening times and for Christmas and New Year.
(Closed - Tier 3) Open: 10am - 4pm, Thursday - Saturday
Notions Antiques, Grantham
Open: 10am - 5pm, Monday - Saturday and 11am - 4pm on Sunday
The Antiques Store, Grantham
Open: 10am - 4pm, Monday - Saturday and 11am - 3pm on Sunday
Belton House (National Trust)
Open: Gardens, Park and Café (hot & cold takeaway) 10am - 4pm daily (3pm last admission). Adventure playground open Friday – Sunday and in school hols.
Pre-booking via website advisable or check on arrival.
Winter Lights Trail: 4 Dec - 3 January (advance bookings only, arrival 4pm - 8pm)
Peter Rabbit™ winter adventure activity Trail from 5th December 2020 until 31st January 2021 (pre-booking required)
JandJ Alpacas, Dry Doddington
Open: 10am - 3pm, Thursday - Sunday for Gift shop and takeaway coffee and cakes
Online shop of Alpaca gifts too.
Alpaca Trails & Experiences closed currently.
Mannakin Hall, Fulbeck
Mannequin Museum & Pop Up Cyclist's Café
Call 07757 513584 to book as opening times vary
Manor Stables Craft Centre, Fulbeck
Open: Thursday to Sunday, 10.30am - 4pm from mid January
(cafe closed whilst in Tier 3)
Castle garden opening and Christmas events on 3-23 Dec & 27 Dec-3 Jan. (closed New Year's Day)
Castle & Gardens open all year 11am - 4pm on selected dates (see website)
The Engine Yard, Belvoir Castle
Open: 7 days a week (individual shop times vary, see website for details) Takeaway refreshments from The Fuel Tank: Thurs – Sat only, 12 – 8pm. Online shopping available from most outlets
Easton Walled Gardens, near Grantham
(Gardens currently closed)
Snowdrop season from 12 February 2021
Fawcett Driving Horses, Dunkirk Farm, Great Ponto
Carriage Rides and ‘Off-road Carriage Driving Tuition' available with the lovely Clydesdales - advance bookings please.
BOURNE & THE DEEPINGS AREA
Bourne Heritage Centre
(closed in Tier 3) Open: 2pm - 4pm, Saturdays
Market Deeping Antiques & Craft Centre
Open: 10am - 5pm Monday - Saturday and 11am - 4pm on Sunday
Clipsham Yew Tree Avenue, near Clipsham
Free admission, open all year, small car park
Burghley, near Stamford (in Tier 2)
Parkland open all year from 7am - 6pm, free entry (no toilet facilities) Cafe for takeaway drinks & snacks
St Martin's Antique Centre, Stamford
Open: daily Monday - Saturday from 10am - 5pm and Sunday 10.30am - 4pm
Stamford Town Guided Tours
(currently unavailable while Tier 3)
Walking tours available Thursday to Sunday (pre-booking)
Stamford Sights & Secrets Tours
Tours available by arrangement to end February
Regular tours from March 2021 (pre-book)
For open churches, walks, cycling and other outdoor activities or events taking place across South Kesteven
This information has been compiled by InvestSK and the content is deemed correct at 22 December 2020.
All attractions adhere to current appropriate safety precautions.
Accuracy of opening times cannot be guaranteed however, due to unforeseen circumstances, inclement weather or changes in Government Covid guidance.
To plan your visit, please check the attraction’s website or Facebook for the latest details, facilities, location, opening times and for the Christmas and New Year period.