Chatsworth home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, is renowned for its rich history and array of art. The garden features historic and modern waterworks and sculptures and children can discover the working farmyard and woodland playground. Chatsworth is a 25 minute journey on bus 217 (Monday to Saturday) from Bakewell Road in Matlock.
Chatsworth home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, is renowned for its rich history and array of art and its garden.
More things to do
Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site is a fascinating series of historic mill complexes.View
Britain’s first National Park, with countless views to enjoy, hills to hike, stately homes and lovely villages.View
Cromford Mills, home of Sir Richard Arkwright and part of the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site.View
Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill, celebrates the area’s rich history of innovation.View
Derby Museum and Art Gallery displays of paintings and artifacts of both local and international importance.View
Ecclesbourne Valley Railway heritage trains connect with the Derwent Valley Line at Duffield for a scenic ride to Wirksworth.
Peak Rail operate steam trains from Matlock to Darley Dale and Rowsley.View
Crich Tramway Village offers unlimited tram rides along a unique period street.View
Great British Car Journey takes you on a 100 year journey of British car companies.View
Stanton Moor is an area of moorland and gritstone rocks and home to the Nine Ladies Stone CircleView
Haddon Hall is one of the most significant and oldest heritage destinations in the country, with a remarkable tapestry and furniture collection.View
Hall Leys Park is a picturesque park with a variety of activities including play area, splash pool, skatepark, electric boats and mini railway.View
Cromford Canal is a Site of Special Scientific Interest and is a haven for water voleView
Belper River Gardens, adjacent to Strutt's North Mill offer a tranquil setting to view the River Derwent.View
Belper Rowing Boats can be hired during the summer at Belper River Gardens.View
Discover thrilling tales of Robin Hood and rebellion, explore historic caves, and let the carefully curated art collections and exhibitions inspire you.View
Attenborough Nature Reserve is an outstanding complex of flooded former gravel pits and islands providing exceptional wildlife habitat.View
Derwent Gardens comprise thermal springs creating pools, with grotos and alcoves creating unique riverside gardens
Peak District Mining Museum explores the world of a Derbyshire Lead Miner with panning for gold and numerous artefacts.View