Derbyshire, DE4 3AT, (0.5 miles, 0.8kms), Tel: 01629 761103, www.visitpeakdistrict.com
On the busy A6 road mid-way between Buxton and Derby, once famed for its hydros and spa treatments, Matlock is a bustling commercial centre for the Derbyshire Dales. Matlock is a good base for touring the many local attractions.
Wirksworth Heritage Centre takes you from the Romans in Wirksworth to the present day. Child friendly. Please ring before your vist. Town guided walks for groups by appointment.