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Lickpenny Caravan Park

(Derbyshire Accommodation)

         
Matlock Derbyshire England
Description : 

Lickpenny Caravan Park is built on former nursery stock land, and we have enhanced most of the existing mature trees and beautiful rhododendrons to make this a most peaceful retreat for all wishing to visit us.

 


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Castle Green Bed and Breakfast

(Derbyshire Accommodation)

         
Matlock Derbyshire England
Description : 

Castle Green Bed and Breakfast lies in a wooded valley within the Derbyshire Dales in the picturesque Derbyshire spa town of Matlock and offers luxury award-winning Peak District accommodation to visitors throughout the whole year.

 


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Crich Tramway Village

(Derbyshire Attractions)

      
Matlock Derbyshire England
Description : 

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COVID-19 UPDATE

 Our inside areas (except for the indoor play area and depots) are open with Covid-19 measures in place Saturdays to Thursdays (PLUS FRIDAY 4th JUNE). See our tickets page for more information: https://www.tramway.co.uk/plan-your-visit/tickets/
Download our 2021 leaflet: Crich Tramway Village Leaflet and our Covid-19 Guidelines: COVID-19 Crich Tramway Guidance
We have suffered a drastic loss of income during lock-down. If you would like to make donation, it would be gratefully appreciated.

For further information please visit www.tramway.co.uk or if you have a query, please email: [email protected]


 

Crich Tramway Village is no ordinary day out. The village setting of lovingly restored buildings is not only the perfect home for the nations collection of vintage trams but gives visitors the opportunity to experience the nostalgia of a time now past.

Don't be fooled however by the relaxed and friendly atmosphere as there's a lot to see and do. Trams run to and fro all day long carrying visitors down the period street and out into the surrounding countryside to make the most of the breathtaking views across the Derwent Valley.

Visitors are welcome to ride the electric trams, though it's hard not to be distracted by all the other activities going on.
The Workshop Gallery gives you the opportunity to watch engineers close up as they go about servicing working vehicles and carrying out restoration work on needy trams. 

Across the depot yard you will find the exhibition hall, which tells the story of the tram from its horse drawn origins to the near silent electric vehicles working today.

Alongside this is the History Maker's Exhibition – 'The Creative Genius of Michael Holroyd Smith', the pioneering inventor for the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
In the heart of the Village is George Stephen Discovery Centre, which looks at social history and the need to develop tramways in towns and cities across the UK.

The Derby Assembly Rooms is home to two small exhibitions, 'Survive and Thrive – the Electric Era' and 'The Mobile Post Box – Mail by Tram'.

The buildings which make up the Village have come from all parts of the country, many demolished brick by brick before being transported to Crich and lovingly rebuilt and restored. Here within the heart of the Village you will find our gift shop, and should you need refreshment, there are also the Village café. 

Children can let off steam in the adventure playground.

Location & Opening Times
Crich Tramway Village is located in the heart of Derbyshire, 6 miles from Matlock and 8 miles from M1 junction 28, follow the brown signs for "Tramway Museum".

 

   www.tramway.co.uk

 

 

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The Street Food & Grooves Festival

(Derbyshire Festivals and Shows)

         
Chesterfield Derbyshire England
Description : 

10th-12th May 2019 


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Matlock Food and Drink Festival

(Derbyshire Festivals and Shows)

         
Matlock Derbyshire England
Description : 

24th & 25th August 2019

 


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