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  1. Add Treak Cliff Cavern to your Itinerary

    Treak Cliff Cavern

    Address:

    Buxton Road, Castleton Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 8WP

    Telephone:

    01433 620571

    Type

    Type:

    Cave/Cavern Attraction

    Castleton Hope Valley

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

  2. Add Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site to your Itinerary

    Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site

    Address:

    MATLOCK, Derbyshire, DE4 3AG

    Telephone:

    01629 536831

    Type

    Type:

    Industrial Heritage

    MATLOCK

    The Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site contains a fascinating series of mill complexes, the watercourses that powered them and the settlements developed for the workers, stretching from Cromford to Derby.

  3. Add Chatsworth to your Itinerary

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    Chatsworth

    Address:

    Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1PP

    Telephone:

    01246 565300

    Type

    Type:

    Historic House

    Derbyshire

    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.

  4. Add Chesterfield Canal – Tapton Lock Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    Chesterfield Canal – Tapton Lock Visitor Centre

    Address:

    Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7JB

    Telephone:

    01629 533020

    Type

    Type:

    Industrial Heritage

    Chesterfield

    The Chesterfield Canal is a beautiful waterway, an oasis of calm in the busy market town. Starting at Tapton Lock Visitor Centre you’ll discover five miles of surfaced towpath and access onto the Trans Pennine Trail.

  5. Add High Peak Junction Visitor Centre – Cromford Canal to your Itinerary

    High Peak Junction Visitor Centre – Cromford Canal

    Address:

    off Lea Road,, Cromford, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5HN

    Telephone:

    01629 533298

    Type

    Type:

    Industrial Heritage

    Cromford, Matlock

    High Peak Junction Visitor Centre on the Cromford Canal, lies a mile south of Cromford village, in the beautiful Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site. Relax, take a stroll and watch the world go by in this tranquil haven of heritage and wildlife…

  6. Add Peak Wildlife Park to your Itinerary

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    Peak Wildlife Park

    Address:

    Winkhill, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 7QR

    Telephone:

    01538 308880

    Type

    Type:

    Wildlife Park

    Leek

    Get up-close and personal with four brand new animal walk-throughs. Inspire your kids and let them come face to face with lemurs, penguins, wallabies and more!

  7. Add High Peak Trail & Middleton Top Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    High Peak Trail & Middleton Top Visitor Centre

    Address:

    Rise End, Middleton by Wirksworth, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4LS

    Telephone:

    01629 533298

    Type

    Type:

    Industrial Heritage

    Wirksworth

    The High Peak Trail runs for 17.5 miles from High Peak Junction, near Cromford, to Dowlow, 6 miles south of Buxton. Passing through some of Derbyshire's finest countryside, you’ll discover fascinating heritage and breathtaking scenery along the…

  8. Add Renishaw Hall & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Renishaw Hall & Gardens

    Address:

    Renishaw Park, Nr Eckington, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S21 3WB

    Telephone:

    01246 432310

    Price

    Price £3.00 per child to £13.50 per adult

    Type

    Type:

    Historic House

    Chesterfield

    Renishaw Hall and Gardens provides an excellent day out for all the family. With a Hall full of history and beautiful architecture, to the Gardens with colourful borders, woodland walks and children's play area.

  9. Add Poole's Cavern & Country Park to your Itinerary

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    Poole's Cavern & Country Park

    Address:

    Green Lane, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 9DH

    Telephone:

    01298 26978

    Type

    Type:

    Cave/Cavern Attraction

    Buxton

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

  10. Add Elvaston Castle Country Park to your Itinerary

    Elvaston Castle Country Park

    Address:

    Borrowash Road, Elvaston, Derby, DE72 3EP

    Telephone:

    01629 533870

    Type

    Type:

    Country Park

    Elvaston

    Elvaston Castle Country Park is truly magical and steeped in history. Its formal gardens and wider parkland still inspire and surprise today. Licensed for weddings, this venue will not fail to wow. With seasonal events, play and picnic areas and…

  11. Add Conkers to your Itinerary

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    Conkers

    Address:

    Rawdon Road, Moira, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE12 6GA

    Telephone:

    01283 216633

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Centre

    Swadlincote

    A full day of adventures,1 20 acres of discovery in the National Forest. The enchanted Forest indoor adventure, the 450m barefoot walk the Conkerchoo Two Train.

  12. Add Heights of Abraham to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 3281 reviews3281 reviews

    Heights of Abraham

    Address:

    Derby Road, Matlock Bath, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3NT

    Telephone:

    01629 582365

    Type

    Type:

    Cave/Cavern Attraction

    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.

  13. Add Royal Crown Derby Visitors Centre to your Itinerary

    Royal Crown Derby Visitors Centre

    Address:

    194 Osmaston Road, Derby, DE23 8JZ

    Telephone:

    01332 712800

    Type

    Type:

    Pottery Visitor Centre

    Derby

    Experience Royal Crown Derby for yourself on a factory tour. See how each item of English Fine Bone China is made, see how our artisans create the beautiful pieces that are cherished throughout the world.

  14. Add Markeaton Park to your Itinerary

    Markeaton Park

    Address:

    Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 3BG

    Telephone:

    01332 715507

    Type

    Type:

    Park

    Derbyshire

    Markeaton Park not only offers vast open parkland to completely get away from it all, but also caters for all age groups with a multitude of activities, events, sporting opportunities, play areas and a place to relax and unwind in the Orangery Café…

  15. Add The Pavilion Gardens to your Itinerary

    The Pavilion Gardens

    Address:

    St John's Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6XN

    Telephone:

    01298 23114

    Type

    Type:

    Garden

    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.

  16. Add Alton Towers Resort to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 16508 reviews16508 reviews

    Alton Towers Resort

    Address:

    Alton, Staffordshire, ST10 4DB

    Telephone:

    0871 222 3330

    Type

    Type:

    Theme Park

    Staffordshire

    Alton Towers Resort is Britain’s Greatest Escape and home to the UK’s favourite theme park with endless family fun and ground-breaking rollercoasters, fabulous hotels, splash-tastic waterpark, extraordinary golf and superb spa.

  17. Add Chatsworth Farmyard and Adventure Playground to your Itinerary

    Chatsworth Farmyard and Adventure Playground

    Address:

    Chatsworth, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1PP

    Telephone:

    01246 565300

    Type

    Type:

    Farm

    Bakewell

    The working farmyard offers people of all ages the opportunity to handle the animals, learn about food production and find out more about poultry, cattle and sheep, to name but a few. The woodland adventure playground is a thrill for all children.

  18. Add Arkwright's Cromford Mills to your Itinerary

    Arkwright's Cromford Mills

    Address:

    Mill Road, Cromford, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3RQ

    Telephone:

    01629-536831

    Type

    Type:

    Industrial Heritage

    Matlock

    Part 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.

  19. Add Crich Tramway Village to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 2095 reviews2095 reviews

    Crich Tramway Village

    Address:

    Crich, Derbyshire, DE4 5DP

    Telephone:

    01773 854321

    Type

    Type:

    Museum - Transport

    Derbyshire

    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.

  20. Add Shipley Country Park to your Itinerary

    Shipley Country Park

    Address:

    Slack Lane, Nr Heanor, Derbyshire, DE75 7GX

    Telephone:

    01629 533991

    Type

    Type:

    Country Park

    Nr Heanor

    One of the Region’s finest, Shipley Country Park offers 700 acres of beautiful and varied landscape. A great day out for all the family with superb play areas, visitor centre, seasonal events, craft shop, café and lots to discover.