Peak Places and Links
On the Doorstep!
All through the summer, somewhere in the Peak District you will find a village with a Well Dressing ....
This is a video about nearby Tissington, the earliest Well Dressing each year on Ascension Day.
Stately Homes - Chatsworth, Sudbury Hall, Kedleston Hall, Haddon Hall, Lyme Park, Calke Abbey, Eyam Hall and more.
Gardens - Biddulph Grange, Lea Rhododendron Gardens, Dorothy Clive Garden, and more.
Shopping - 'Peak District Artisans' a group of local artists and crafts people, mill shops and factory shops of the Potteries, Royal Doulton, Wedgewood, Spode and more.
Foods - Fantastic delicatessens, farm shops, local ice creams and more.
Eating out - Wonderful country pubs, restaurants, tea rooms and more.
Museums - The Plague Museum in Eyam, the Gladstone Pottery Museum, The Old House Museum in Bakewell, The Museum of Childhood and more
Caves - Pooles Cavern, Speedwell Cavern, Blue John Cavern and more.
Cycling - Hire bikes at Ashbourne, Parsley Hay and Waterhouses (as well as other centres). Or bring your own bikes, we can store them for you.
Parks - Alton Towers (only 15 minutes away), The Heights of Abraham, Drayton Manor Park (quite a way off, but worth it!) and more.