Hatfield grew out of the aerospace industry, with the de Havilland factory opening there in the 1930s and then becoming British Aerospace premises. Today it is a popular film venue location and visitor destination due to the magnificent Hatfield House.
Visiting the splendid Jacobean house and superb park and garden it is easy to see why Hatfield House is one of the 'Treasure Houses of England' - ten of the most magnificent palaces, houses and castles in the country.
Mill Green Museum is housed in an old Mill House dating back to the sixteenth century. Set in a beautiful garden, the museum has three exhibition galleries, and milling takes place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Tunnel through time to the world of the Romans with a visit to Welwyn Roman Baths. While you can't take a bath anymore, you can see some fascinating remains which have survived from their time. Learn about how the Romans liked to relax with an elegant culture of bathing, and admire their creativity and style.
Get the most out of your multi-journey saver tickets by visiting the following towns in the area: