Visitors & Tourism

Welcome to Chesterfield and the Peak District National Park



If you are coming to Chesterfield, be sure to visit the Shambles and the Yards. This is the oldest part of Chesterfield and is a delightful collection of old streets and yards with small local shops and, of course, the Royal Oak, one of the oldest inns in the country famous for its connection to the Knights Templar back in the 12th century.

Click here to see some of the Shambles and Yards.

But first and foremost visit the church of St Mary and All Saints – famous for its Crooked Spire

Click here to visit the Crooked Spire website.


For visitors to Derbyshire and the Peak District, here is a collection of some of the attractions.

Alton Towers

Theme Park – Alton Towers Resort is the UK’s leading short break resort, offering as it does an unrivalled selection of theme parks and attractions for the whole family to enjoy together.

Arbor Low

Stone Circle – The most important prehistoric site of the East Midlands, Arbor Low is a Neolithic henge monument atmospherically set amid high moorland.


Market Town – One of Derbyshire’s finest old market towns, combining a medieval street pattern and historic buildings with a wealth of high quality shops.


Market Town – is your one stop site for Residents , Visitors and Tourists.

Bakewell Old House Museum

This fascinating old house contains a wonderful collection of items from the Bakewell area, displayed to show aspects of local and social history in this part of Derbyshire

Blue John Mines & Treak Cliff Cavern

Blue John Stone & Treak Cliff Cavern – Blue John Mine & Crafts

Bolsover Castle

There’s a fairytale quality to Bolsover Castle that makes it a firm favourite with anyone looking for a great value day out


Buxton – England’s leading Spa town.



Buxton Opera House 

Buxton Pavilion Gardens

Caudwell’s Mill

Chatsworth House


Crich Tramway Village

Cromford Canal

Denby Pottery Visitors Centre



Gulliver’s Kingdom

Haddon Hall

Hardwick Hall

Heage Windmill

The Heights of Abraham

High Peak Trail

Ladybower Reservoir

Lathkill Dale

Masson Mills

Masson Mill Shopping Outlet

Nine Ladies Stone Circle

Peak District Lead Mining Museum

Peak Village Factory Outlet

Poole’s Cavern

Renishaw Hall & Gardens

Riber Castle

Royal Crown Derby Visitor Centre

Strutt’s North Mill, Belper

Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood

Tissington Hall

Tutbury Castle

Wirksworth Heritage Centre

Wingfield Manor