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Derby Cathedral

Derby Cathedral


Iron Gate,


With its story going back to the tenth century, fascinating historical monuments and thriving contemporary life, Derby Cathedral offers a unique visitor experience. Be sure to see...The early sixteenth century tower; The Bakewell Screen; Bess of Hardwick's Monument; St Katharine's Chapel; Joseph Wright's tombstone; Ceri Richards Stained Glass windows; Derby Cathedral Centre. Guided Tours are available for pre-booked groups

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGift shopItalian signs/guidesPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Free broadband internet in bedroomsMobile phone coverageChildren welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Guided tours for groupsSmoking not allowedWedding receptionsFacilities for hearing impaired

Open all the time


Free entry



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Map reference: SK 352365  Lat: 52.92484 Long: -1.47755

From North/South M1, J25, onto A52 signed Derby. Follow for 7 miles to large roundabout (The Pentagon). Take 2nd exit, signed city centre. Take 2nd lane from left into city centre. At next roundabout, take 3rd exit into the Morledge. At next roundabout, go straight ahead, with Council House on right. At next roundabout, take 1st exit into Assembly Rooms car park (pay & display, maximum 4 hour stay). From the car park, turn right and follow the building on your right. At the end of the building turn right into Iron Gate, and the Cathedral is a short walk ahead.
From East Nottingham A52 to Derby. Follow route as North/South.
From West Ashbourne A52 to Derby. At roundabout with Esso Petrol Station on right. Take 2nd exit . At one-way system, take left hand lane. After road bends to the right, keep in left lane and road nows bends to the left. After this bend, take right hand lane, at next set of traffic lights, take slip road to the right. Turn right at set of traffic lights and follow to end of road and turn left. At next set of traffic lights go straight ahead until you reach a roundabout and take 3rd exit, to Assembly Rooms car park (maximum 4 hour stay), this is the nearest car park. From the car park, turn right and follow the building on your right. At end of the building turn right into Iron Gate, and the Cathedral is a short walk ahead.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Derby station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Free broadband internet in bedroomsFree broadband internet in bedrooms
  • Mobile phone coverageMobile phone coverage
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Wedding receptionsWedding receptions
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired