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Wirksworth Heritage Centre

Type:Heritage Centre

31 St Johns Street
Wirksworth, Matlock
Derbyshire
DE4 4DS
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Tel01629 707000

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Wirksworth Heritage Centre

Guide Prices

Free entry to the centre, admission charges apply to museum only.

Adults: £4*
Children: £1 (aged 13-15)
Children: free (12 and under)

*FREE RETURN - pay once and come back free for a year.

Awards

  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2019

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Guided tours for groups

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Passenger lift
  • Smoking not allowed
  • WiFi or internet access

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Opening Times

* The Heritage Centre is open daily 9am to 5pm, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. Last entry to museum 4pm.
Websters Café is open daily 9am to 4.30pm.

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Wirksworth is around 3 miles south of Matlock Bath and 2 miles east of Carsington Water. The Heritage Centre itself is a 2 minute walk from the Market Place in the centre of Wirksworth, and a 5-10 minute walk from Wirksworth Railway Station (if arriving by train on Ecclesbourne Valley Railway). Pay and display parking is located on the town's Market Place, and time-limited on-street parking is available on St.John's Street near the Heritage Centre itself. A free car park can be found on nearby Canterbury Road opposite Anthony Gell School, and additional unlimited on-street parking is also available in this area. Wirksworth is served by two bus services - the 'sixes' travelling between Derby and Bakewell and the 110-111b between Matlock, Ashbourne and Wirksworth. Coaches are advised to drop-off and pick-up groups on St. John's Street.

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