Nottingham is a city status in the United Kingdom and unitary authorities of England in the East Midlands region of the United Kingdom. It is located in the ceremonial county of Nottinghamshire, and is one of eight members of the English Core Cities Group. Whilst the City of Nottingham has a historically tightly drawn boundary which accounts for its relatively small population of 288,700, the wider Nottingham Urban Area has a population of 667,000 and is the seventh-largest urban area in the United Kingdom, ranking between those of Liverpool and Sheffield.
 
Nottingham is famed for its links with the Robin Hood legend and, during the Industrial Revolution, obtained worldwide recognition for its lace-making and bicycle industries. It was granted its city charter as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of Queen Victoria in 1897 and has since been officially titled the City of Nottingham.
 

Why visit?

  • Nottingham is home to a variety of shopping centres, boutiques and independent stores. Whether you're looking for a unique gift or a bargain, you'll find it in Nottingham.
  • Nottingham is a city steeped in history, with a variety of attractions to explore. From the iconic Nottingham Castle to the historic Lace Market, there is something for everyone to enjoy.
  • Nottingham is home to a variety of attractions, from the National Ice Centre to the Galleries of Justice Museum. There's something for everyone to enjoy in Nottingham.