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Wildlife & Nature Event, Sat 22 - Sun 30 Oct 2016

Elvaston Castle

Elvaston Castle


Elvaston Castle

01629 533870.


Borrowash Road,
DE72 3EP


Celebrate Halloween-Collect your bat quiz sheet from the Information Centre and Shop. Did you know that Elvaston Castle is home to around 7 species of bat? Follow the trail around the grounds to find all the Elvaston Bats and solve the puzzle. Return to the shop for a Bat Detective certificate!
Meet: Elvaston Castle Information Centre and Shop.
Length: Less than 2 miles.
Equipment: Suitable clothing and footwear.
Location: OS ref SK406 330 Sat Nav DE72 3EP
Information: Elvaston Castle 01629 533870.

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Coach parties acceptedDisabled accessDisabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toilets

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 22 - Sun 30 Oct 2016 10:00 to 14:00


Cost: £1.50 per sheet. Parking charges apply



See location of Elvaston Castle Country Park on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 409333  Lat: 52.89612 Long: -1.39301

From N on M1- leave at junc 24a onto A50 (Derby); in about 51/4 m at 2nd junc leave via slip road onto road (signposted Alvaston/Derby); in about 1 mile at roundabout turn right onto B5010 (signposted Elvaston Castle Country Park), in 1/2 mile continue left on B5010 (signposted Borrowash, Elvaston Castle). In about 1 mile turn left into Elvaston Castle Coutry Park. Site on left before car park kiosk.
From S on M1 - leave at Junction 24 onto A50 (Derby) at 2nd junction leave via slip road onto ropad signposted Alvaston, Derby, then as above

Parking: with charge


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome