National Tramway Museum
Matlock Rd, Crich, DE4 5DP Tel: 01773 852565

Description:
Unlimited vintage tramrides through period street to open countryside. Ring for details of special events.

Location:
A6 S of Matlock, off B5035

Opening Times:
Mar (sunday only), Apr-Oct (daily), 10-5.30

Disabled Access:
The Museum has an "Access Tram" - a 1969 tramcar which originally ran in Berlin has been specially adapted by the Museum to carry people with mobility difficulties.

Admission Prices:
£6.50, children £3.20, Senior Citizen £5.60

 

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Peak Cavern
Castleton, S30 2WS Tel: 01433 620285

Description:
Impressive natural limestone cave, with half mile underground walk.

Location:
On A625

Opening Times:
Easter-end Oct 10-5

Disabled Access:
No

Admission Prices:
£3, children & OAPs £2

 

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Peak district Mining Museum
The Pavillion, Matlock Bath, DE4 3NR Tel: 01629 583834

Description:
Museum illustrating the history of Derbyshire's lead mining industry from Roman times to the present day.

Location:
Off A6

Opening Times:
Daily 11-4

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Museum & Mine; £3, children £2.25. Museum or Mine only; £2, children £1.50

 

 

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Peacock Information & Heritage Centre
Low Pavement, Chesterfield, S40 1PB Tel: 01246 345777

Description:
The Peacock Inn, housing an exhibition room with a video on the history of Chesterfield and the Chesterfield Tourist Information centre.

Location:
Chesterfield centre

Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 11-5

Disabled Access:

Admission Prices:
Free

 

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Peveril Castle
Market Place, Castleton S30 2WX Tel: 01433 620613

Description:
There are breathtaking views of the peak district from this castle, perched high above the pretty Castleton. The great square tower stands almost to its original height.

Location:
Castleton village

Opening Times:
22 Mar-Oct 10-6, Nov-mid Mar Wed-Sun 10-4.

Disabled Access:
No

Admission Prices:
£1.60, children 80p

 

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Pickford's House Social History Museum
41 Friar Gate, Derby, DE1 1DA Tel: 01332 255363

Description:
The Museum, originally built in 1770 as a combined home & workplace by the architect Joseph pickford, illustrates domestic life through the ages - from Goergian reception rooms to a 1930s bathroom.

Location:
Derby Centre

Opening Times:
Mon 11-5, Tue-Sat 10-5, Sun & Bank Holidays 2-5

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Free

 

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Poole's Cavern
Buxton Country Park, Green Ln, Buxton SK17 9DH Tel: 01298 26978

Description:
Limestone rock, water & millions of years created this magnificent natural cavern full of spectacular formations including the largest stalactite in the Peak District. A guided journey through vast chambers used by cave dwellers and medieval outlaws. The remarkable poached egg chamber & the source of the Derbyshire River Wye. Set in 100 acres of beautiful woodlands with walks to Soloman's Temple viewpoint.

Location:
Follow brown tourist signs from A6 or A515 at Buxton

Opening Times:
Mar-Oct, daily 10-5

Disabled Access:

Admission Prices:
£3.80, children £2

 

 

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