Things to do in Derbyshire
Museum & Gallery
High Street, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5JA
Discover Derbyshire's Museum of the Year 2011 and 2012, and East Midlands Museum of the Year 2013. Enjoy our warm, family friendly environment, wonderful social history displays, beautiful gardens, tempting tea room and amazing views across the...
Moor Road, Morley, Derbyshire, DE7 6DL
Members & Visitors courses. Priory Course is 6,054 yards long and a par 70, the Moorland Course is 6,100 yards long and a par 70. Public welcome on 'pay and play' basis. Please telephone for current green fees. Day tickets are availabl...
POOLES CAVERN & BUXTON COUNTRY PARK
Green Lane, Buxton, Derbys, SK17 9DH
Limestone, water and millions of years created this spectacular natural cavern, rich in history and legend. See Derbyshire's longest stalactite and the incredible "Poached Egg" Chamber. Set in beautiful woodland with trails to Grinlow viewpoint...
Hostel / Activity Centre
LOCKERBROOK OUTDOOR ACTIVITY CENTRE
Snake Pass, Bamford, Hope Valley, S33 0BJ
£15.50 per person, per night
Lockerbrook Farm Outdoor Activity Centre is an established provider of adventurous activities for people of all ages. Built in 1756 the farm is situated in a secluded position high above the Ladybower reservoir in the northern reaches of the P...
Museums & Galleries
NEW MILLS HERITAGE & INFORMATION CENTRE
Rock Mill Lane, New Mills, High Peak, SK22 3BN
New Mills Heritage Centre is home to a small but perfectly formed museum that visitors say is just right for finding out more about the spectacular natural features and fascinating history of the town. Display boards, a mock mine, an engraver'...
Tourist Attraction - Railway
MIDLAND RAILWAY - BUTTERLEY
Butterley Station, Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 3QZ
The Midland Railway Butterley, is a remarkable attraction which includes: A 3½ mile Heritage Railway. A huge Railway Museum. The Princess Royal Class Locomotive Trust Depot. The Midland Diesel Group collection of Main Line Diesel Power eng...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Near Quarndon, Derbyshire, DE22 5JH
Take a trip back in time to the 1760s. Designed by the architect Robert Adam to impress and amaze visitors, the house is framed by woodland, lakes and cascades of water. Discover the most complete and least altered sequence of Adam interio...
BLUE JOHN CAVERN
Mamtor, Castleton, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 8WA - Please follow the brown signs to the cavern.
BLUE JOHN CAFE...enjoy Hot and Cold Meals, Refreshments and Home-baked Cakes...The Blue John Cavern is a world famous, beautiful and ornate fluorspar. The mineral has been mined for centuries and continues to be so in the winter months. Traditi
Leisure Centres, Pools & Sporting Facilities
HATHERSAGE SWIMMING POOL
Oddfellows Road, Hathersage, Hope Valley, S32 1DU
A fun day out for both children and adults, HATHERSAGE SWIMMING POOL has an open air heated pool, which gives you the opportunity to improve your swimming skills and enjoy the glorious Peak District scenery! Season tickets are available to buy.
Stately Homes & Gardens
Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire, DE73 1LE
With peeling paintwork and overgrown courtyards, Calke Abbey tells the story of the dramatic decline of a country house estate. The house and stables are little restored, with many abandoned areas vividly portraying a period in the 20th century.