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From historic houses to spectacular show caverns, discover the best days out and family-friendly places to visit.

Attractions and Places to Visit in the Peak District & Derbyshire

With so many award-winning attractions, great things to do and places to visit in Derbyshire and the Peak District, you're sure to find what you're looking for.

The area is bursting with attractions, ranging from the fascinating show caverns of Castleton, the historic National Trust and English Heritage properties dotted throughout Derbyshire, and a world-class industrial heritage site the Derwent Valley Mills.

If you’re after family fun, there are loads of family-friendly attractions and activities in Derbyshire and the Peak District too.

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Old Bolsover Yard

The yard provides a number of craft workshops for new & up & coming businesses, as well as a Gallery.

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Gulliver's Kingdom Theme Park.

Discover a beautiful family-run theme park that is perfect for younger children. We have over 60 rides and attractions including play areas…

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Drive Dads Car at The Great British Car Journey

Boasting a collection of 130+ modern British classics, Great British Car Journey tells the story of the rise and fall of the British motoring…

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Chatsworth Farmyard and Adventure Playground

The farmyard at Chatsworth has been a favourite day out for children of all ages since 1973.

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Thornbridge Hall

Thornbridge Hall is a Grade II listed stately home in the heart of the peak district. It is surrounded by 12 acres of quintessentially English gardens

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Elvaston Castle Country Park

Elvaston Castle Country Park is truly magical and steeped in history. Its formal gardens and wider parkland still inspire and surprise today.

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Bluebells Dairy

A family farm with calves, sheep, goats, chickens, rabbits, a pony, a donkey and guinea pigs for everyone to come and meet.

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Treak Cliff Cavern

Visit an underground wonderland of stalactites and stalagmites, rocks, minerals and fossils. Home of the unique mineral Blue John stone

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Chatsworth, home to the Devonshire family, is set in the heart of the Peak District in Derbyshire, on the banks of the river Derwent.

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Crooked Spire Church

The 'Crooked Spire' is Chesterfield's best-known landmark.

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Buxton Crescent Experience

Set in nine intimate rooms at The Buxton Crescent, this engaging visitor experience tells the stories of Buxton, The Crescent, its famous water and…

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Denby Pottery Village

Open all year round, Denby Pottery Village is next to the working Denby Pottery, set in a cobbled courtyard with award winning Home, Garden, Cookery…

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