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Wollaton Hall & Newstead Abbey Vlog

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Wollaton Hall Nottingham vlog
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Embark on an extraordinary day filled with history, discovery, and enchantment as the Dean Team takes you on a captivating tour of Nottingham’s cultural gems – Wollaton Hall and Newstead Abbey. Join Kristen, Scott, and Sky in this magical adventure, where each moment unfolds with awe-inspiring tales and the allure of Narnia.

Wollaton Hall: Unveiling Nottingham’s Historic Gem Situated near Nottingham, Wollaton Hall is a splendid estate set against 500 acres of scenic parkland. Join us as we delve into the rich history of this architectural masterpiece, completed in 1588 after eight years of meticulous construction. From fire damage in the 1600s to extensive renovations in the early 1800s, Wollaton Hall has stood the test of time.

Exploration and Interactive Exhibits: Step into the Great Hall adorned with the symbol of the Willoughby family – owls wearing crowns. Discover the estate’s past through interactive exhibits, where building castles and trying on costumes, including the iconic Batman suit, become part of the immersive experience. Dive into the Natural History Museum, a captivating journey through time featuring rocks, fossils, and extinct species.

Nottingham Industrial Museum: Adjacent to Wollaton Hall, the Nottingham Industrial Museum invites visitors to explore Nottingham’s industrial legacy. Marvel at microscopic sculptures within a pinhead and interact with exhibits that showcase the city’s rich industrial history.

Newstead Abbey: Narnia Comes to Life Venturing 35 minutes north, the Dean Team arrives at Newstead Abbey, once the residence of Lord Byron. Delight in the Narnia-themed experience that brings scenes from “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe” to life within the abbey’s historic walls.

Narnia-Themed Newstead Abbey: Lord Byron’s study, adorned with his possessions, sets the stage for an immersive journey into Narnia. Armed with a look-and-find card, the Dean Team discovers hidden treasures within the abbey, creating an enchanting connection between reality and fantasy.

Exploring the Grounds: With 300 acres of parkland, Newstead Abbey beckons families to explore trails, visit playgrounds, and wander through formal gardens. As the day concludes, bask in the serene sunset over Newstead, leaving both the Dean Team and viewers enchanted by the day’s adventures.

Join us in reliving the magic of Wollaton Hall and Newstead Abbey, where history, interactive exhibits, and the enchantment of Narnia come together. Nottingham unfolds as a haven of cultural exploration and family-friendly escapades. Don’t forget to like and subscribe for more travel escapades, and as always – keep adventuring!

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