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Revolution House CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Type:Museum

High Street
Old Whittington
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S41 9JZ
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 61 reviews61 reviews
Revolution House in April

Guide Prices

Entry to the house is 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 - Wheelchair access to first floor. Scroll down the page to see our full Accessibility Guide.

Children

  • Children welcome

Parking

  • Free Parking - On street parking available

Property Facilities

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

Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups - Maximum in party 10

Opening Times

* Revolution House is currently closed. It will open for the summer season in April 2020.
Check back here for details closer to the time.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      36
    • Very Good
      20
    • Average
      5
    • Poor
      0
    • Terrible
      0

    Recent Reviews:

    • beat g
      East Anglia, United Kingdom
      HISTORIC GEM
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 23rd September 2019
      FASCINATING history set in a marvellous location, well worth calling in especially if visiting the Cock and Magpie pub next-door (purely for research, of course.....) Read full review
    • dick h
      Derby, United Kingdom
      A boutique museum with a bucket load of history
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 21st December 2019
      We didn't know what to expect, and we were charmed by this little step back into an important part of Britains history. The lady who was the guide was extremely pleasant, informative and... Read full review
    • eviewalters130199
      Dronfield, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Educational
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 12th January 2020
      Lovely little visit. Just moved near the area so popped in by coincidence and it was lovely! Decorated for Christmas and the lady was lovely. Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    From North/South Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At roundabout select right hand lane and take 4th exit (A61). At traffic light controlled roundabout (Tesco) take 2nd exit (A61). At next roundabout (J E James Cycles) select right hand lane and take 4th exit (B6025, signposted Eckington). Continue up hill for approx ½ mile and turn left onto Church Street North. Then turn right into High Street. Revolution House on left.

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

    From West Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Matalan) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and at traffic lights go straight on. At roundabout select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A632). Turn immediately left into slip road to A61 (signposted Sheffield). At traffic light controlled roundabout (Tesco) take 2nd exit (A61), then follow route from North/South.

    Public Transport Directions

    Nearest train station - Chesterfield (3 miles)

    Bus numbers 25, 25A, 50 and 50A from New Beetwell Street or Cavendish Street in Chesterfield town centre to the Bull's Head.

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