From heritage to heathland

We're passionate about our history and heritage. From Samuel Johnson, to Erasmus Darwin, Lichfield has a rich and varied history. Today it marries history with culture at the city's many festivals, the much loved Lichfield Garrick theatre, Lichfield Cathedral and historical sites across the district. To learn about Lichfield's fascinating history, visit the Lichfield Museum.

If you prefer the thrills and spills don't forget to visit Drayton Manor Theme Park to experience some of the UK's biggest, wettest and scariest rides!


A breath of fresh air

From tranquil walks against the backdrop of beautiful heathland, to calm strolls through memory lane at the National Memorial Arboretum, through to bird watching in Chasewater Country Park, if you want a relaxing get away, Lichfield District is the perfect setting.

When visiting Lichfield city, take time to stroll around the award-winning Beacon Park, within easy reach of the city centre it has beautiful gardens, historic monuments, Lakeside Bistro, statues and children's play area.