Newark Area Guide
A charming market town steeped in history, Newark-on-Trent is dotted with attractive Georgian architecture, independent stores and relaxed bistros, all centralised around a cobbled market square. Newark’s fascinating heritage is ripe for exploration with enchanting historic sites such as Newark Castle where visitors can take tours, view exhibitions or enjoy a stroll through the Victorian gardens.
The town enjoys family friendly attractions such as a state-of-the-art cinema, a popular museum, art gallery and the town’s notable Palace Theatre. There is a handful of interesting independent stores in Newark town centre and a number of large supermarkets also close by. Newark Markets are also popular among locals and visitors alike, offering fresh organic produce, locally-caught fish and artisan gifts.
There are also a good range of antique shops and a large Waitrose.