Visiting the historical town of Stamford is like a journey back through time. It’s beautifully preserved architecture and cluster of ancient medieval buildings have made it a place of significant historical interest. As a result the old town and St. Martin’s was made a conservation area. Stamford station itself is well located within the town and runs regular services via the CrossCountry route toward Leicester and Birmingham New Street as well as to Peterborough, Cambridge and Stanstead Airport. There are also trains running to Nottingham, Birmingham and less frequently to Norwich. There is a great selection of restaurants near Stamford Station offering a wide range of cuisines such as Indian, British and Italian.
Stamford Station was built in a mock Tudor style with inspiration being given from Burghley House. With no less than 80 rooms and stunning parkland designed by Capability Brown, this Elizabethan House is sure to impress. After visiting such an impressive home you’ll no doubt want to dine in style at one of the many restaurants nearby Stamford Station. Let Go dine organize your dining experience so you can focus on enjoying your time in this fabulous town and its surrounds. It couldn’t be easier! Just scroll upward to reveal the restaurants and take your time viewing menus, photos and reading diner reviews. When you have made your choice simply use Go dine’s online booking facility. Using this system can also earn you free meals.
Check out a show at the Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre or the Stamford Arts Centre and enjoy a pre-theatre menu at many of the places to eat near Stamford Station. Before you leave don’t forget to check out Browne’s Hospital and Museum. Built in 1485 by wool merchant William Browne it is still operating as an Almshouse today and is located within tranquil settings. Make sure to view the famous stained glass in the Chantry Chapel. This really is one of Stamford’s premier attractions. Whether you enjoy history, art and theatre of simply meandering through ancient streets Stamford is definitely one of the most interesting places to visit in the country.