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Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery


St Mary's Gate
S41 7TD
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Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery


  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2018
  • Visit EnglandVistEngland VAQAS VistEngland VAQAS 2016


Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed


  • Children welcome


  • Parking with charge


  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for visually impaired
  • Wheelchairs available

Opening Times

Season (18 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Monday10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - WednesdayClosed
Thursday - Saturday10:00 - 16:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:00


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • durham05
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Friendly staff, great shop!
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 28th February 2018
    A really nice, well managed museum with a good number of items associated with Chesterfield. I particularly enjoyed seeing the windlass, a big wheel that was used to lift material up the church tower... Read full review
  • Gordon S
    Leicester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Brilliant interesting informative free attraction
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 12th January 2018
    Called following recommendation from the lovely ladies in the chesterfield tourist information office,a big thankl you. Only allowed hour for visit, do not fall for this only saw a fraction of the... Read full review
  • Anton_Smith
    Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Fascinating and free!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th October 2017
    Just up from the station on the way into town. An interesting collection of exhibits showing many aspects of Chesterfield’s history, including the crooked spire, mining, market, railways etc. but... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Museum is in Chesterfield town centre. It has no car park so directions below are to nearest car park.

From North/South
Leave M1 at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select middle lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select middle lane and take 2nd exit (Lordsmill Street). Keep in left lane and take first left (Beetwell Street). Multi-storey car park on right.

For surface car parks, at 2nd roundabout select right lane and take 2nd exit (Lordsmill Street). Keep in right hand lane and at traffic lights turn right (Spa Lane). Take first left and left again into St Mary’s Gate Car Park.

From East
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway, then follow route from North/South.

From West
Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights, go straight on. At next roundabout select left lane and take 1st exit (Lordsmill Street), then follow route from North/South.

Accessible by Public Transport: Chesterfield station is 0 miles away.

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