Things to do - Derbyshire

Imagine rugged hills and mountains, romantic windswept moors, gently rolling farmland, wooded dales, lakeland views and majestic underground caverns. Imagine bustling towns and cities, picturesque villages and friendly hamlets packed with cottages built from local stone. Imagine all of this, and you have Derbyshire. From the north, where the Pennines, the nations rocky backbone, give way to the undulating plains of the south, Derbyshire is a county with everything but the sea. Millions of people visit Derbyshire every year to enjoy the wealth of attractions, natural and man-made, which the county has to offer.


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Bakewell
Bakewell

Chatsworth House

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Chatsworth House, a stately home in Derbyshire, and located within the Derbyshire Dales 3.5 miles north east of Bakewell and 9 miles west of Cheste...

Bakewell
Bakewell

Haddon Hall

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Haddon Hall is an English country house on the River Wye near Bakewell, Derbyshire. In form a medieval manor house, it has been described as the mo...

Chesterfield
Chesterfield

Hardwick Hall

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Hardwick Hall located in Derbyshire, is an architecturally significant Elizabethan country house in England, a leading example of the Elizabethan p...

Crich
Crich

National Tramway Museum

March - November

The National Tramway Museum is located at Crich, Derbyshire, England. The museum contains over 60 (mainly British) trams built between 1900 and 193...

Buxton
Buxton

Peak District National Park

All Year

The Peak District was Britain's first national park, established in April 1951. Around 38,000 people live in the Park in 125 parishes. Visitors...

Matlock
Matlock

Peak Rail

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Peak Rail is a preserved railway in Derbyshire, Central England, which operates a steam and heritage diesel service for tourists and visitors to bo...

Catton
Catton

Seasoned Cookery School

Sunday - Saturday 9am - 5pm

Seasoned Cookery School, Catton is one of the UK's top cookery schools. Chefs visit from all over the country teaching cookery courses across a...

Swadlincote
Swadlincote

The Bluebell Tea Room

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The Bluebell Tea Room, Swadlincote serves a selection of hot and cold beverages, scrumptious cakes, light bites and lunches, all served on vintage ...

Matlock Bath
Matlock Bath

The Heights of Abraham

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The Heights of Abraham, a tourist attraction in Matlock Bath, Derbyshire. With fun for all of the family it consists of a hilltop park on top of Ma...

New Mills
New Mills

Torr Vale Mill

Torr Vale Mill is a Grade II listed former cotton mill located in New Mills, Derbyshire, England. It is sited on a small rocky outcrop at the botto...