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  • Scrambled Eggs Easter Trail at RSPB Coombes ValleySat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Get outdoors and come to RSPB Coombes Valley for a wild Easter egg trail this spring! Wander our woodland trails and see if you can unscramble our wildlife’s eggs, matching them with their wild mums for a chocolately prize.
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  • Scrambled Eggs Easter Trail at RSPB Coombes ValleySat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Get outdoors and come to RSPB Coombes Valley for a wild Easter egg trail this spring! Wander our woodland trails and see if you can unscramble our wildlife’s eggs, matching them with their wild mums for a chocolately prize.
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  • Scrambled Eggs Easter Trail at RSPB Coombes ValleySat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Get outdoors and come to RSPB Coombes Valley for a wild Easter egg trail this spring! Wander our woodland trails and see if you can unscramble our wildlife’s eggs, matching them with their wild mums for a chocolately prize.
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  • Scrambled Eggs Easter Trail at RSPB Coombes ValleySat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Get outdoors and come to RSPB Coombes Valley for a wild Easter egg trail this spring! Wander our woodland trails and see if you can unscramble our wildlife’s eggs, matching them with their wild mums for a chocolately prize.

28 March 2015 to 19 April 2015

Scrambled Eggs Easter Trail at RSPB Coombes ValleySat 28 Mar - Sun 19 Apr 2015Get outdoors and come to RSPB Coombes Valley for a wild Easter egg trail this spring! Wander our woodland trails and see if you can unscramble our wildlife’s eggs, matching them with their wild mums for a chocolately prize.

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  • The Mill Yard at Arkwright's Cromford Mill
  • Image of Strutts North Mill at Belper
  • Image of Heage Windmill
  • Darley Abbey Mills
  • The Bass Museum at The National Brewery Centre

Industrial Heritage Attractions

At the heart of Derbyshire history is the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, now part of a Unesco World Heritage Site, at Arkwright's Cromford Mill.  Discover this great monument of the industrial revolution - a  fascinating, unique marker in history to explore today.  Visit Royal Crown Derby or Denby Pottery to see another side of Derbyshire's industrial heritage or step back in time to visit the remains of the older Peak District history of lead mining at The Heights of Abraham or the Peak District Mining Museum.

Visit Heage working windmillBuilt in 1797 and restored in 2002, Heage Windmill is a Grade II listed building and is the only working, stone-towered, multi-sailed windmill in England.
The Mill Yard at Arkwright's Cromford MillPart of the UNESCO Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage site, Arkwright's Cromford Mill is the world's first successful water powered cotton spinning mill and acclaimed throughout the world.

More Industrial Heritage Attractions

Crich Tramway Village

Crich Tramway Village

Matlock

The National Tramway Museum, situated in the heart of the Derbyshire countryside is a world from a bygone age, where vintage trams transport visitors along cobbled streets, past enchanting buildings, and into breathtaking scenery.

Denby Visitor Centre

Denby Pottery Visitor Centre

Ripley (Derbyshire)

Daily pottery tours - paint a plate and make a frog. Attractive courtyard with award winning home, garden, cookery and gift shops, plus extensive Factory Shop. Free daily cookery demonstrations, museum, restaurant and outdoor play area.

National Brewery Centre Front

The National Brewery Centre

Burton Upon Trent

The National Brewery Centre celebrates Burton upon Trent's proud brewing heritage and its influence worldwide. Visitors are told the story of brewing by actors in period costume, multi-media interactive displays and hundreds of exhibits.

Derby Silk Mill

Derby

Come and help Re:Make the Museum. The Silk Mill is reinventing itself for the 21st century and, through reviving the principles of the Enlightenment, expanding traditional perspectives of what a museum is and can be.

Belper North Mill

Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site

Belper

In December 2001, the Derwent Valley Mills became inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This international designation confirms the outstanding importance of the area as the birthplace of the factory system. Location Cromford - Derby.

Heage Windmill

Heage Windmill

Ripley (Derbyshire)

Built in 1797 and restored in 2002, Heage Windmill is a Grade II listed building and is the only working, stone-towered, multi-sailed windmill in England. See www.heagewindmill.co.uk

Leawood Pump

Leawood Pump

Wirksworth

Built in 1849 to pump water from the River Derwent to Cromford Canal, Leawood Pump is capable of lifting approximately five tons of water each minute, up to a height of 30 feet.

Torrs Riverside Park

Torrs Riverside Park

New Mills

A superb place to walk, picnic and learn about natural and industrial heritage