There's always somewhere new to enjoy. 

The Forest is filled with inspiring places to visit and things to do. Some created by nature, others made by history. Prepare to be entertained, educated and enchanted - but never, ever bored.

Fun for all the family
Learn about history and industrial heritage
Places for wet weather days
Canals & Waterways
Arts & Culture
Farms, Zoos & Animal Attractions
Country Parks

Top Events

Timber Festival


Timber returns to the heart of the National Forest in 2019 to celebrate music, forests, arts & ideas

Edible Forest Festival


A week of scrumptious surprises, local food and drink experiences and fantastic family friendly outdoor activities celebrating the food and drink produce and producers of Charnwood Forest. For...