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9 things to do in Northampton

Northampton is a beautiful, historic midlands town in with some classic British architecture and some great things to visit, such as Queens Park and the stunning Northamptonshire Cricket Ground! The city has lots to offer in terms of daytime and evening activities with museums, action and water sports, and a bustling nightlife.

The city also has lots of historical building which are well worth a visit if you are in town such as 78 Derngate and Althorpe House which are both staggeringly beautiful in their own different ways and are museums where you can learn about the building history and life in Northampton from their respective eras. Many of the houses also provide a great place to have a picnic and walk and learn about Northampton!

Don’t look past this lovely city for culture, architecture, a fun active weekend, or nightlife. There is lots to do and here are just some of the things Northampton has to offer!

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Canoe think of a more relaxing time away than canoeing down the peaceful and serene rivers of Northampton? If you can’t, then you need to visit Canoe2 in Northampton and take part in one of their …

Calling all water explorers it’s time to explore the sea beds of Northampton! Taking part in the wonders of freediving it’s a truly magical experience that you won’t want to miss out on! If it’s just …

Icarus Falconry provides the very best in Bird of Prey Experiences, Demonstrations, and Displays. A family-run business situated on the grounds of the prestigious Holdenby House Estate in Northamptonshire, since 2002, they have built up the …

Experience a once-in-a-lifetime fly in some of the world’s most renowned warbirds. Ultimate Warbird Flights will take you on a flight in a Spitfire, Mustang, or ME109! FLY IN A SPITFIRE Few aircraft are more famous …