Sheffield is a place with a strong industrial heritage surrounded by amazing rural landscapes and historic places. There is something for everybody and Aston Sheffield is the perfect base to explore the region.
Segway tours, cycling the Trans Pennine Trail or simply walking within the breathtaking Peak District. There is plenty of choice around the city and over 200 parks, gardens and woodland spaces within it making it easy to enjoy outdoor pursuits.
Arts and Culture
Award-winning galleries, theatres, music venues, comedy clubs and museums; all with an ever-changing selection of exhibitions and events. Even the spaces are award winning and they alone offer no shortage of inspiration.
The cities industrial heritage can be recognised all around and there are great range of museums, trails and attractions within the city that celebrate this. For those that like to travel a little further afield why not try one of Britains grandest country houses; Chatsworth House, The Palace in the Park.
Great range of shops
Independent boutiques, city centre fashion, shopping centre and bustling markets. Whether you want to explore the streets of the city centre or have everything under one roof at Meadowhall you will find an excellent range of shops to cater for any budget.
Food, drink and entertainment
All the high street names that you recognise can be found in and around Sheffield, there are cinemas, restaurants, pubs and clubs at every corner. But it is the fantastic and diverse range of independent restaurants offering local produce at prices to suit all pockets that really sets Sheffield apart from the rest.
Sheffield is sport
Relax on championship golf courses, enjoy the many climbing centres or get involved at Ponds Forge, Ice Sheffield or Don Valley. If you prefer just to watch Sheffield is the ‘First National City of Sport’, football, basketball, rugby and of course snooker at The Crucible.
Perfect for family
Sheffield is a family-friendly place with urban farms, ice rinks, adventure centres, wildlife and country parks. There is no shortage of great attractions in and around the city.