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  • WW1-Leek & the SM Great War Centenary at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumThu 5 Jun - Sat 20 Dec 2014A community exhibition based around the local history, urban context, social history and the discovery of events, life and people, before, during and after the Great War in Leek and Staffordshire Moorlands.
    WW1 Wartime at ChatsworthFri 4 Apr - Tue 23 Dec 2014This exhibition marks the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War and the 75th anniversary of the outbreak of the Second World War. Objects, archives, photographs and stories will reveal life on Chatsworth estate during both wars.
    Buxton Before The War at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 25 Oct 2014 - Sat 10 Jan 2015As the commemorations of the centenary of the First World War continue, this exhibition presents a variety of photographs taken in Buxton between 1900 and 1914.

01 November 2014 to 29 November 2014

Michael Lakin Botanical Art Exhibition at Sharpe's Pottery MuseumSat 1 - Sat 29 Nov 2014Exhibition by Michael Lakin 'Botanical Artist' in the Coffee Shop.

20 September 2014 to 29 November 2014

Glenn Ibbitson Consignment at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 20 Sep - Sat 29 Nov 2014Glenn Ibbitson Consignment 20th September to 29th November 2013 Meet the artist: Friday 28th November 2pm-4pm Buxton Museum and Art Gallery www.derbyshire.gov.uk/buxtonmuseum

05 June 2014 to 20 December 2014

WW1-Leek & the SM Great War Centenary at Nicholson Gallery and MuseumThu 5 Jun - Sat 20 Dec 2014A community exhibition based around the local history, urban context, social history and the discovery of events, life and people, before, during and after the Great War in Leek and Staffordshire Moorlands.

04 April 2014 to 23 December 2014

WW1 Wartime at ChatsworthFri 4 Apr - Tue 23 Dec 2014This exhibition marks the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War and the 75th anniversary of the outbreak of the Second World War. Objects, archives, photographs and stories will reveal life on Chatsworth estate during both wars.

25 October 2014 to 10 January 2015

Buxton Before The War at Buxton Museum & Art GallerySat 25 Oct 2014 - Sat 10 Jan 2015As the commemorations of the centenary of the First World War continue, this exhibition presents a variety of photographs taken in Buxton between 1900 and 1914.

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  • Autumn at Tatton Park
  • The Pavilion Gardens Buxton
  • The Historic Cascade in Chatsworth Gardens
  • Derby Arboretum
  • The Italianate Gardens at Renishaw Hall

Parks & Gardens

Discover Derbyshire gardens, picturesque parkland and beautiful recreation areas with gardens and woodlands. Escape to glorious gardens at some of the country's best stately homes including the 300 year old Cascade and the impressive gravity-fed Emperor Fountain at Chatsworth. Derby is home to England's first public park - 'The arboretum'.

The Cascade at Chatsworth105 acres of stunning gardens, miles of footpaths, extravagant water features, outdoor art exhibitions and magnificent views of the park.
The Pavilion Gardens at BuxtonA wonderful Grade 2 Listed Building with 23 acres of beautiful Victorian landscaped gardens, in the centre of Buxton, on the banks of the River Wye.

More Parks and Gardens in Derbyshire

Home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire

Chatsworth

Chatsworth

Chatsworth is renowned for the quality of its art, landscape and hospitality. Home of the Cavendish family since the 1550s, it has evolved through the centuries to reflect the tastes, passions and interests of succeeding generations.

Famous for its landmark cable car

Heights of Abraham

Matlock

A unique hilltop Park set on top of a dramatic limestone gorge, amid great natural beauty. Journey in a state of the art cable car. Follow a guide underground to our spectacular showcaves. Explore over 60 acres of Wooded hillside.

Take a Journey beneath the earth!

Poole's Cavern & Country Park

Buxton

Derbyshire's most spectacular natural showcave, has been described as "The Wonder of the Peak' since the 16th century

The Mansion

Tatton Park (NT)

Knutsford

Mansion with 50-acre garden, traditional working farm, Tudor manor-house, 1,000-acre deer park and children's adventure playground. National Trust.

Pavilion Gardens

The Pavilion Gardens

Buxton

A wonderful Grade 2 Listed Building with 23 acres of beautiful Victorian landscaped gardens, in the centre of Buxton, on the banks of the River Wye.

Lake Reflection

Biddulph Grange Garden

Biddulph

Owned by the National Trust, one of Britain's most exciting and unusual gardens, with a series of connected compartments. Features a Chinese garden, Italian garden & Scottish Glen.

Calke Abbey

Calke Abbey

Derby

This baroque mansion, built in 1704 has become famous as a graphic illustration of the country house in decline. The house contains the natural history collection of the Harpur Crewe family, and interiors unchanged since the 1880's.

Derby Arboretum

Derby Arboretum

Derby

The Arboretum was England's first public park. It was given to the Town Council of Derby by Joseph Strutt - a local cotton mill owner and the first Mayor of the Reformed Borough of Derby.

Elvaston Castle

Elvaston Castle Country Park

Derby

Elvaston Castle Country Park has over 200 acres of woodland, parkland and formal gardens to explore. At the heart of the park is the Castle. Due to it's need for restoration, the Castle is only occasionally open to visitors.

Hopton Hall Gardens

Hopton Hall

Matlock

The Hall can trace its roots back to being a 12th century manor House when it boasted an estate of 3,700 acres, some of which now stands under the Carsington Reservoir.

Ilam Park

Ilam Park

Dovedale

Managed by the National Trust, a beautiful area of open park and woodland, running on both banks of the River Manifold and with spectacular views towards Dovedale. Open all year. Youth Hostel, NT shop, tearoom and small caravan site.

Ladderedge Country Park

Ladderedge Country Park

Leek

Ladderedge Country Park comprises of 30 hectares (70 acres) of fields and woodland, with ponds, marshland and streams, lying in two contrasting sections.

Lyme Hall -Stephen Robson

Lyme Park, House and Garden

High Peak

The 1,400 acres of open moorland offer many challenging & interesting walks, between the historic buildings within the park - The Lantern, Paddock Cottage & The Cage - all specifically sited to offer magnificent views across the park

Queens Park Chesterfield

Queen's Park

Chesterfield

Built to celebrate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee, the Park opened in 1887. It has a cricket ground, boating lake, miniature train, children's play areas and Victorian Bandstand.

Renishaw Hall Gardens

Renishaw Hall and Gardens

Dronfield

Renishaw Hall Gardens are Italian in design and were laid out over 100 years ago by Sir George Sitwell. The garden is divided into 'rooms' with yew hedges, flanked with classical statues.

Georgian country house: Rode Hall

Rode Hall and Gardens

Congleton

An 18th century house set in a Repton landscape containing fine furniture and porcelain. Renowned for the Snowdrops in February, Rhododendrons and Azalaes in May. Other features include a kitchen garden, Italian garden and cafe.

Offering a variety of activities on land and water

Rother Valley Country Park

Sheffield

This 300 hectare country park offers a wide range of activities from windsurfing to walking, water skiing to cycling. A popular area for picnics and BBQs with beautiful views of the lake.

Shipley Country Park

Shipley Country Park

Heanor

There have been woodlands and meadows at Shipley for thousands of years but 18th Century developments in agriculture and mining have left a fascinating legacy.

Torrs Riverside Park

Torrs Riverside Park

New Mills

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

The Italian Gardens

Trentham Gardens

Stoke-on-Trent

Peace and quiet, fun and action - there's something for everyone at The Trentham Estate. Spend quality family time in the internationally renowned, award-winning Trentham Gardens, Shopping Village, Trentham Monkey Forest and Aerial Extreme.