The Friends of Spital Cemetery will be leading a general tour of the Cemetery. The tour will last around an hour. Meet at the bottom entrance gates on Hady Hill (S41 0DZ), next to Cemetery Lodge. Suitable footwear is necessary as some paths are steep and uneven.
The tour will explore the fascinating aspects of this grand Victorian cemetery opened in 1857 and the local history of Chesterfield.
Suggested donation of £5 per person.
Booking advised as limited places available. To book please contact email@example.com
- Free Parking - Limited parking in the cemetery (enter by top gate up Hady Hill) or on Spital Lane.
- Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
|Season (12 Dec 2021)|
* Please note that the November tour will take place on Sunday 7 November and not Sunday 14 November as previously advertised.
Map & Directions
Some parking is available in Cemetery, enter by the top gate. Parking also available on Spital Lane and Cemetery Road.
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 right lane and take 3rd exit (A632, signposted Bolsover). At traffic lights (Bridge Inn) go straight on and, at next traffic lights go straight on again (or turn right onto Spital Lane for on-street parking). Turn right 50 yards down road into Cemetery Lodge 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 (Matalan) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights go straight on. Keep in left lane and, at roundabout, select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A632, signposted Bolsover). Then follow route from North/South.
Public Transport Directions
Nearest train station Chesterfield, approximately 1 mile
Any bus from Chesterfield town centre to the Royal Hospital - alight at Cemetery Road