What's on This Month
Attractions by Type
Museums & Galleries
Come and discover the diverse museums and heritage of the area. Take in an exhibition - from art, sculpture, commemoration events and local Derbyshire traditions. Explore the Internationally renowned collection by Joseph Wright of Derby or the delicate beauty of Royal Crown Derby china. Or take a step further back in Peak District History to the time of the lead miners at the Peak District Mining Museum or even further back to prehistoric times at Creswell Crags.
More Museums & Galleries
The Royal Crown Derby Visitor Centre has been created to provide an insight into the traditions, the history and the skills. Tour the factory, visit the museum, then finish your visit at the Royal Crown Derby Shop and 1750 tearoom.
Explore, magical Tudor beamed rooms with wattle/daub partitions and great open fireplaces.
Buxton Museum and Art Gallery regularly offers exhibitions of paintings, photography and ceramics.
The Museum tells the Story of Chesterfield, from its beginnings as a Roman fort on Ryknield Street to the building of the 'Crooked Spire' Church and its growth as a market town. Changing programme of temporary exhibitions and events.
Derby Museum and Art Gallery holds collections and displays relating to the history, culture and natural environment of Derby and its region.
Home for the Museum is a late Georgian house with Victorian extensions. It was both a family home and school accommodation before becoming a museum in the 1980's.
An awe inspiring visitor experience that shows the special British-Sikh relationship. The museum explores the courage, sacrifice and bloody genocide of the Sikhs.
A museum of Georgian life and historic costume built in 1769 - 70, displaying period room settings and costume exhibitions with a programme of changing exhibitions and events throughout the year.
Sudbury Hall, which featured in the BBC's Pride and Prejudice and Jane Eyre, is a grand 17th-century family home. Experience the richly decorated interiors, including woodcarving by Grinling Gibbons, and the Great Staircase.
Tatton Park is often quoted as England's most complete historic estate, with its fine Georgian mansion full of art treasures and original furnishings.