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Santa special, from 19 Nov 2016, £6

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Santa aboard the John Varley narrowboat

Santa aboard the John Varley narrowboat

Contact

Tapton Lock Visitor Centre - Booking

01629 533020

Address

Lockoford Lane,
Chesterfield,
Derbyshire,
S41 7JB

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Dec Santa Special Boat Trips
Sat 10 - Sun 11 Dec Santa Special Boat Trips
Sat 17 - Sun 18 Dec Santa Special Boat Trips
Wed 21 - Sat 24 Dec Santa Special Boat Trips

Details

Bring the kids for a Santa Special voyage along the Chesterfield Canal at Christmas. Book early for these popular trips to meet Santa. There's a toy for each child and a drink and mince pie for each adult.

Trips last 30 minutes and start from Tapton Lock. Booking and advance payment essential.

Trip timings:

19th November – 13.00 and 13.40
20th November – 11.20, 12.00, 13.00, 13.40
26th November – 9.20, 10.00, 10.40, 11.20

Trips on 27th November and 3rd to 4th; 10th to 11th; 17th to 18th December –

9.20, 10.00, 10.40, 11.20, 12.00, 13.00, 13.40, 14.20, 15.00, 15.40

Trips on 21st to 24th December –

10.00, 10.40, 11.20, 12.00, 13.00, 13.40, 14.20, 15.00

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled accessDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Dec 2016 09:20 to 15:40
Sat 10 - Sun 11 Dec 2016 09:20 to 15:40
Sat 17 - Sun 18 Dec 2016 09:20 to 15:40
Wed 21 - Sat 24 Dec 2016 10:00 to 15:00

Prices

All tickets £7.00

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 387729  Lat: 53.25223 Long: -1.42141

Limited parking on the road
From North/South
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.

From East
Follow A617 to M1 motorway junction, then follow route from North/South.

From West
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.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Chesterfield station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access