A top 60 global student city, ranking ahead of Rome and Lisbon (QS Best Student Cities Index 2022)
11 consecutive Purple Flag awards (2010–present), for the diversity, entertainment and security of it's nightlife
A cornerstone of Britain’s literary heritage and recognised as a UNESCO World City of Literature
A city of new tastes
From Michelin-starred fine dining, to something on-the-go—check out the very best places to eat in Nottingham, whatever your tastes.
The home of sport
With its superb sports facilities, a huge choice of clubs, coaching and competitions, Nottingham has what you’re looking for!
Nottingham’s nightlife is legendary. You’ll be spoilt for choice in a city that’s stuffed with pubs, clubs, bars and live music venues.
Bursting with art and culture
Are you a culture vulture? You’ll have a ball in this city teeming with theatres, cinemas, gig venues, museums, galleries, and much more!
A breath of fresh air
Nottingham is known for its beautiful green spaces. With over 20% of the city devoted to public parks and gardens, a relaxing stroll or bike ride is never too far away. From stunning nature reserves to rolling hills, here’s our pick of the best places to chill – in and immediately outside of the city.
Streets with style
Nottingham’s a top shopping destination. It has all you need and more, from popular high street chains to unique independent little jewels.
Something for everyone
Looking for a different experience? Whether you’re a history buff, a sports fanatic or an introvert seeking a quieter space – our city has something for everyone.
Two hours from London, three hours from Scotland – Nottingham’s in the middle of everywhere. Get all the information on getting here and travelling around Nottingham.