Grantham, United Kingdom
Grantham, a market town found in the South Kesteven district in Lincolnshire, England, is located approximately 42 km south of Lincoln and 39 km east of Nottingham. It's known for being the birthplace of the former prime minister, Margaret Thatcher, and the town in which Isaac Newton attended school. Running through the city is the River Witham, which provides tourists with a pleasant place in which to take riverside walks. ... Read more »
- Dysart Park
- Grantham Museum
- Belton House
- Watch the Grantham Town Football Club at the South Kesteven Sports Stadium
- Spot local wildlife at Wyndham Park
- Visit the Guildhall Theatre to watch a live performance
Grantham enjoys a maritime temperate climate. Temperatures in Grantham typically reach highs of around 22ºC in the summer and 7ºC in the winter. Precipitation occurs throughout the year, reaching its highest levels in winter.
Getting There & Around
The nearest airport to Grantham is East Midlands Airport. The closest railway station to this airport is East Midlands Parkway, located 6 km away, and it is possible to catch a taxi here from the airport. Gorilla Bus serves the airport as well.
The local railway station offers easy access to surrounding towns and cities, with East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail all offering their services. The town is home to an extensive road network, making it easy to get around by car. Stagecoach in Lincolnshire offers bus transport in the town.« Hide