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Chesterfield Museum - CLOSED

Type:Museum

St Mary's Gate
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S41 7TD
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 117 reviews117 reviews
Chesterfield Museum and Crooked Spire Church

Guide Prices

Admission free
Please make a donation if you can

Awards

  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2020
  • Visit EnglandVisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2019

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access - Scroll down the page for our full Accessibility Guide
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Parking

  • Parking with charge - Nearest parking at St Mary's Gate Car Park

Property Facilities

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

Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Opening Times

* Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak the Museum is closed until further notice.

You can find out more about the Museum, our collection and the history of Chesterfield via our website www.chesterfield.gov.uk/museum

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      68
    • Very Good
      39
    • Average
      8
    • Poor
      2
    • Terrible
      0

    Recent Reviews:

    • rachelB6766WJ
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Fantastic staff
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 16th January 2020
      Me and my family recently went to this museum and there was a gentleman who worked there, who was fantastic. He gave us a lot of information about the things on display and about Chesterfield in... Read full review
    • Tim P
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Great local museum.
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 27th January 2020
      Run by the local council. Free entry. Stuff for the kids to do and educational as well. Interesting history for all ages. Read full review
    • burtandjoyce
      Nottingham
      A little gem.
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 24th February 2020
      A very friendly and helpful welcome to this small museum of the social history of Chesterfield. What an important town it was in the past. The current exhibition about lives of some remarkable... 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.

    Public Transport Directions

    Nearest train station Chesterfield, 5 minutes walk away

    Any bus to Chesterfield town centre

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