Derbyshire Dales

Properties and events in Derbyshire Dales

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Kedleston Hall

Kedleston Hall, Quarndon, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 5JH
In person
Pre-booking not required

Kedleston Hall is an extravagant temple to the arts designed by the architect Robert Adam. Commissioned in the 1750s by Nathaniel Curzon whose ancestors had resided at Kedleston since the 12th century.

Leawood Pump

Leawood Pump, High Peak Junction, Cromford, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 4LS
In person
Pre-booking not required

Take a tour of Leawood Pumphouse built in 1849 to pump water from the River Derwent into Cromford Canal.

Magpie Mine

Magpie Mine, Sheldon, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1QU
In person
Pre-booking not required

An opportunity to learn more about this historic Derbyshire lead mine

Middleton Top Engine House

Engine House, Rise End, Middleton, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 4LS
In person
Pre-booking not required

See the world’s oldest beam engine of its type in action. Discover how it got wagons up and down steep hills on one of the world’s first long-distance railways.

Peak Rail Rowsley South site tours

Peak Rail Rowsley South station Harrison Way, Harrison Way, Darley Dale, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 2LF
In person
Pre-booking required

Tour of parts of our Rowsley South site which are not normally open to the public including the archives cabin and engine shed

The history of Tideswell village

St John The Baptist, Commercial Road, Tideswell, Derbyshire, SK17 8NU
In person
Pre-booking not required

The history of Tideswell village, ancient industries, wealth, and community.