December 3, 2018

The Arches

The Arches
Fineshade Wood
Nr Corby
NN17 3BB

The Arches is located at Fineshade Wood, east of the A43 road between Stamford and Corby.

The nearest train stations are Corby (9.5 miles / 14 min), Kettering (17 miles / 27 min) and Stamford (7.4 miles / 15 min).


10am-4pm daily during exhibition periods (please check our Current Programme for details).

In 2018, Fermynwoods Contemporary Art expanded their programme to The Arches, a space renovated by the Forestry Commission in Fineshade Wood, a natural habitat and ancient mixed broadleaf and conifer woodland, heritage site and leisure facility in Northamptonshire, 13 miles outside of Corby. The Arches is a project space and artist studio for The Forest Is the Museum, our programme of artists in residence and associated activity, as well as a venue for public events.

Click here to find out current and previous activity at The Arches.

The Arches internal space is approximately 305cm wide  x 2010cm long. At its highest point the ceiling is 255cm high, with the beams 197cm above the floor.