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Walking Route, free entry

Thomas Cook Memorial Cottages at Melbourne

Thomas Cook Memorial Cottages at Melbourne

Thomas Cook Memorial Cottages at Melbourne


Swadlincote Tourist Information Centre

01283 222848


DE73 8EJ

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This 5 mile/8 km circular self guided walk will take about 2 hours 45 minutes. Highlights include the church of St Michael with St Mary, Thomas Cook Memorial Cottages, Melbourne Hall and Pool and the village of Breedon-on-the-Hill. Melbourne Walk is one of a series of walks within the '5 Walks in South Derbyshire' pack, available to purchase at £2.00 from Swadlincote Tourist Information Centre. Alternatively a copy of this walk can be downloaded from

Cash PointCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site cateringPicnic sitePostboxPublic toiletsTelephone (public)Accepts groups

Children welcomeDogs acceptedSmoking not allowed


Free entry

Free to download or available in the '5 Walks in South Derbyshire' booklet priced at £2.00.



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Map reference: SK 387251  Lat: 52.82218 Long: -1.42641

Situated on the B587 south of Derby.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 6 miles from Derby station


  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed