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FAMILY DAYS OUT in & around BUXTON...

Pavilion Gardens
St Johns Road , Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6XN
Tel: 01298 23114
Fax: 01298 27622
Email: paviliongardens@highpeak.gov.uk
URL: www.paviliongardens.co.uk
The Pavilion Gardens is a wonderful, historic venue situated in the heart of Buxton. Nestled in 23 acres of recently restored pleasure gardens, the main building is a natural base for tourists coming to the town.
Dates Open: Every day except Christmas Day
Open Times: From 9.30am. closing times vary but normally 3pm in winter, 4pm in Autumn, and 5pm in summer months.
Car Parking Children Welcome Disabled Facilities Restaurant

FAMILY DAYS OUT in & around MATLOCK...

Crich Tramway Village
Crich, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5DP
Tel: 01773 854321
Fax: 01773 854320
Email: enquiries@tramway.co.uk
URL: www.tramway.co.uk
Crich Tramway Village is the home of the National Tramway Museum and offers a great family day out for all ages. Special events are held throughout the year.
Location: 8 miles from Junct. 28 of M1, also accessed from A38, A6, A61 and A52.
Dates Open: Daily Sat 19th March to Sunday 30th October 2016
Open Times: Daily 10.00 - 5.30, last admission 4.00
Entry: Prices for 2016 - Adult £14.00 Senior £11.00 Child (4-15) £8.00 Child (under 4) Free; Family (2A+3C)
Car Parking Child Discounts Children Welcome Coach Parties Welcome Disabled Facilities High Chairs Available Licensed Premises Restaurant Special Group Rates
Little Monkeys
Darwin Forest Country Park, Darley Moor, Two Dales, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5LN
Tel: 01629 736212
Fax: 01629 735015
Email: enquiries@little-monkeys.co.uk
URL: www.little-monkeys.co.uk
Looking for an exciting, indoor play centre or party venue for your children? Come and join in the fun at Little Monkeys, the newest and best indoor play centre in Derbyshire.
Location: Darley Moor, near Matlock
Dates Open: All year
Open Times: Daily 10am-6pm.
Entry: £4.50 per child Mon-Fri. £5.50 Sat/Sun. Discounts for Park Residents.
Car Parking Children Welcome Disabled Facilities High Chairs Available No Smoking Restaurant Vegetarian Menu
Matlock Bath Aquarium & Exhibitions
110 North Parade, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, DE4 3NS
Tel: 01629 583624 / 582350
Fax: 01629 760793
URL: www.matlockbathaquarium.co.uk
Native, tropical and marine fish housed in the former Matlock Bath Hydro. Exhibits include a petrifying well, a hologram gallery, gemstone and fossil collections, the original Victorian stone staircase and the spring-fed, thermal pool.
Location: Matlock Bath
Dates Open: Easter to end October
Open Times: 10am - 5.30pm (extended times during high season).Winter weekends and Christmas holidays 10am-5pm.
Entry: 20% discount for groups of 20 or more.
Children Welcome Special Group Rates
Peak Railway
Matlock Station, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3NA
Tel: 01629 580381
Fax: 01629 760645
Email: peakrail@peakrail.co.uk
URL: www.peakrail.co.uk
Peak Rail not only offers you a nostalgic train journey but also the opportunity to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the Derbyshire countryside. Steam trains operate throughout the year.
Location: Trains operate from Matlock Riverside Station to Rowsley.
Dates Open: All year see website for further details
Open Times: See timetable of dates & times on Peak Rail website
Entry: Adult £7.50: Seniors: £6: Child under 3 Free: Child 3-5 £2: Child 6-15 £4: Family: £23.
Car Parking Child Discounts Children Welcome Coach Parties Welcome Disabled Facilities No Smoking Restaurant Special Group Rates Vegetarian Menu
The Heights Of Abraham
Matlock Bath, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3PD
Tel: 01629 582365
Email: office@heightsofabraham.com
URL: www.heightsofabraham.com
Welcome to one of the Peak District’s oldest and most popular days out, an attraction where stunning natural beauty is matched by human achievement, and the historic blends seamlessly with the futuristic.
Location: Next to railway station on A6 Matlock Bath, 18 miles north of Derby. Signed from Junc. 28 M1 & A38
Dates Open: 6-21st Feb 2016: 22 Feb - 11th Mar (Weekends only): 12th Mar - 30 Oct 2016.
Open Times: 10am - 4.30pm (Open later during holiday season.)
Entry: Group Rates Available. Coach Driver Benefits. All Entry charges shown on website.
Car Parking Child Discounts Children Welcome Coach Parties Welcome Disabled Facilities High Chairs Available Licensed Premises No Smoking Restaurant Special Group Rates Vegetarian Menu

FAMILY DAYS OUT in & around BURTON UPON TRENT...

Highfields Happy Hens
Highfields Farm, Heage Lane, Etwall, Derbyshire, DE65 6LS
Tel: 01283 732083
Fax: 01283 732083
Email: happyhens@happyhens.force9.co.uk
URL: www.highfieldshappyhens.co.uk
An award-winning open farm set in beautiful countryside with rare breeds, walks, picnic areas, tea room and farm shop. Family attractions include animal feeding, egg collecting, pedal tractors and indoor and outdoor play areas.
Dates Open: Closed Sundays, Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year's Day.
Open Times: Farm & Shop.Mon-Sat 10am-5pm.Tea Room Mon-Sat 10am-4.30pm.
Entry: Open Farm. Mar - Oct: Individual £5.50, Family £18.00; Nov - Feb: Individual £4.50, Family £15.00, U
Car Parking Children Welcome Disabled Facilities No Smoking Restaurant
National Memorial Arboretum
Croxall Road, Alrewas, Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 7AR
Tel: 01283 245100
Email: info@thenma.org.uk
URL: www.thenma.org.uk
Situated in the heart of the nation, the National Memorial Arboretum is the UK's centre for remembrance, featuring 50,000 maturing trees and over 200 dedicated memorials. The Arboretum is part of the Royal British Legion family of charities.
Location: Alrewas, between Lichfield & Burton-upon-Trent
Dates Open: All year except 25th Dec.
Open Times: Daily 9am - 5pm (grounds close at dusk in winter months.)
Entry: Free Entry. Donations appreciated. Car Parking £3. (Coaches/motorcycles free. Coaches to book.
Car Parking Children Welcome Coach Parties Welcome Disabled Facilities Licensed Premises Restaurant

FAMILY DAYS OUT in & around BUXTON...

Go Ape
Buxton Country Park, Poole's Cavern, Green Lane, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 9DH
Tel: 0845 094 9652
Email: info@goape.co.uk
URL: http://goape.co.uk/days-out/buxton
The UK's No.1 Forest Adventure.The classic, original Go Ape experience. We’ll brief you for safety before you fly down zip-wires, leap off our Tarzan Swing and tackle obstacles whilst enjoying some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery.
Location: Just outside Buxton Town Centre
Dates Open: Weekends in Feb, Mar. Open 23rd March - 30th Oct. daily. Closed Tues & Wed in term time.
Open Times: Vary throughout the season from Sat 9th April - 30th Nov. Phone for details.
Entry: Gorillas (18yrs+) from £33.00 Baboons (10-17yrs) from £25.00
Car Parking Child Discounts Children Welcome Coach Parties Welcome

FAMILY DAYS OUT in & around CASTLETON...

Treak Cliff Cavern
Castleton, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 8WP
Tel: 01433 620571
Email: treakcliff@bluejohnstone.com
URL: www.bluejohnstone.com
A fine cave displaying the famous Blue John fluerspar, a beautiful, ornamental mineral found only in Castleton. Treak Cliff Cavern is home to eight of fourteen known varieties of Blue John, mined there for centuries.

Location: On the A6187 16 miles from Shefield , 29 miles from Manchester. Follow the brown tourist signs.
Dates Open: Daily except 24th, 25th & 26th Dec.
Open Times: 10am - 4:15pm Opening at 12 on New Year's Day.
Entry: Adults £7.95; Child £4; Student & Senior Citizen £6.95. Family £22.
Children Welcome Special Group Rates

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