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The city is well known for its sport, nightlife and shopping opportunities. Wolverhampton also boasts many historic attractions and landmarks making it a popular area for tourists to visit.
Summer is the best time to visit Wolverhampton due to the warmer weather, however most attractions in the city are available throughout the year. The city offers plenty of entertainment including live music, traditional English Pubs, wine bars and nightclubs.
Wolverhampton has a wide range of restaurants serving food from across the world, as well as a large selection of affordable accommodation from cheap hotels to luxury apartments. Wulfrun Shopping Centre is the city's largest shopping complex with a wide range of popular shops and food outlets.
The city of Wolverhampton has a wealth of history and culture to keep visitors to the area entertained. Visitors to Wolverhampton should visit some of the cities stunning historical houses and homes including Mosely Old Hall, Wightwick Manor and Bantock House. Bantock House Museum is one of Wolverhampton's leading tourist attractions and offers an opportunity to explore the city's history through the museums beautiful house and gardens. Don't forget to include a visit to the RAF Cosford Museum.
The city also has a flourishing arts and crafts scene. Bilston Craft Gallery offers exhibitions, demonstrations and practical activities that are suitable for all ages. Bilston is located out of the city and is easily accessible by car. The award-winning Wolverhampton Art Gallery is also a must-visit destination with many hands-on activities to keep guests entertained all day.
Other notable galleries include The New Art Gallery in Walsall and Wednesbury Museum and Art Gallery focusing on Victorian Art. Other top attractions in the area include: Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club, Victorian West Park, Beatties Heritage Room, Northycote Farm and Country Park and the Banks Brewery.
Wolverhampton is an accessible city, situated in the heart of the UK. The city is less than 20 miles away from Birmingham International Airport (BHX) and is less than three hours away from other large airports such as London Heathrow (LHR) and Manchester Airport (MAN). In all major airports near Wolverhampton, car hire can be easily accessed.
Public transport in the area is effective, with a good bus and rail network. However a car may be more convenient for exploring surrounding towns and cities. You can collect your hire car at a convenient downtown location in Wolverhampton.
When you decide to book a rental car, Wolverhampton becomes an ideal destination from which to discover the Midlands...
Wolverhampton makes a great base to explore other towns and cities in the West Midlands.
Other towns and cities of interest include Dudley, Birmingham, Walsall and Shrewsbury. The Black Country Living Museum, located by Dudley Castle, is a top attraction for those visiting the area. The Museum brings history to life with costumed actors, real craftsmen and restored buildings providing a truly interactive experience. Dudley canal tour is also worth a visit, here you can explore underground canal routes and limestone caverns on a guided tour. Dudley is a 20-minute drive south of Wolverhampton.
In just over half an hour you can drive from Wolverhampton and be in the heart of Birmingham. This shopping mecca attracts those keen to splash some cash in high street favourites and designer boutiques amid the bustling streets and shopping centres, such as the Bullring and the Mailbox. Museums, art galleries and large-scale entertainment venues, such as the National Indoor Arena and the Symphony Hall, also attract droves of tourists.
Chocolate lovers should not miss the chance to learn more about and taste plenty of the sweet stuff at the popular Cadbury World. You can reach this family attraction in about 35 minutes from Wolverhampton, driving via places such as Dudley and Harborne.
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