Events at this Venue
|Sun 25 Sep||John Varley 45 Minute Canal Cruises|
|Mon 26 Sep||Lock Keeper's Table Cruises|
|Sun 2 Oct||John Varley 45 Minute Canal Cruises|
|Sun 9 Oct||John Varley 45 Minute Canal Cruises|
|Sun 16 Oct||John Varley 45 Minute Canal Cruises|
|Sat 22 - Sun 30 Oct||All Things Autumn Halloween Family Fun Trail|
It's half term. Autumn is here and Halloween is coming! Celebrate by getting out into the fresh air alongside the Chesterfield Canal. Pick up a quiz trail from the Visitor Centre and see how many creepy crawly facts and spooky friends you can find.
Meet: Tapton Lock Visitor Centre, Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield, off the A61 Tesco roundabout.
Equipment: Suitable clothing and footwear or dare to scare in your Halloween fancy dress.
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Location: OS ref SK388 729 Sat Nav S41 7JB
|Sat 22 - Sun 30 Oct 2016||10:00 to 15:00|
Cost: £1.50 per child.
SK 387729 53.25223 -1.42141
Limited parking on the road
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select right hand lane and take 4th exit (A61 signposted Sheffield). At next roundabout (traffic light controlled, Tesco) select right hand lane and take 3rd exit (Lockoford Lane). Tapton Lock Visitor Centre is on right. Parking on street.
Follow A617 to M1 motorway junction, then follow route from North/South.
Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights, go straight on. At roundabout select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A632). Turn immediately left into slip road to A61 (signposted Sheffield). At next roundabout (traffic light controlled, Tesco) select right hand lane and take 3rd exit (Lockoford Lane). Tapton Lock Visitor Centre is on right. Parking on street.
: 2 miles from Chesterfield station
- Baby changing facilities
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- Gift shop
- On-site light refreshments
- Picnic site
- Public toilets
- Accepts groups
- Children welcome