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VISITOR CENTRES in & around BUXTON...

Poole's Cavern
Green Lane, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 9DH
Tel: 01298 26978
Fax: 01298 73563
Email: info@poolescavern.co.uk
URL: www.poolescavern.co.uk
Fantastic cave in the care of Buxton Civic Association, with fabulous stalactites including the 'Mary,Queen of Scot's Pillar'.
Location: Buxton
Dates Open: March - October daily
Open Times: 9.30am - 5pm. 10am-4pm (Winter)
Entry: Adults 7.50, Children 4.50, Famil 22. Concessions 6.00

VISITOR CENTRES in & around CASTLE DONINGTON...

East Midlands Airport Aeropark
Aeropark Volunteer Association, Castle Donington, Derby, Derbyshire, DE74 2SA
Tel: 07917 021990
Email: aeropark@eastmidlandsaeropark.com
URL: www.eastmidlandsaeropark.org
The Aeropark is both an aviation museum and a viewing area where you can study the preserved planes of yesteryear or watch the modern jets of today landing and taking off.
Location: East Midlands Airport
Dates Open: All year except Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Years Day.
Open Times: May - Sep:Thursday 10.30am-5pm. Sat 12-7pm. Sun, 10.30am-7pm. Oct - April: Sun. Only. 10.30am-5pm.
Entry: Under 16's FREE. Adults 2. For Educational Tours please enquire.
Car Parking Coach Parties Welcome Disabled Facilities

VISITOR CENTRES in & around CASTLETON...

Blue John Cavern
Buxton Road, Castleton, Hope Valley, South Yorkshire, S33 8WP
Tel: 01433 620638
Email: info@bluejohn-cavern.com
URL: www.bluejohn-cavern.co.uk
The Blue John Cavern contains the unique Fluorospar only found in Castleton. Mining machinery is on show and guided tours are available.
Location: Castleton
Dates Open: All year (except Christmas Day) weather permitting
Open Times: 9:30 'til dusk
Entry: Adult 9. Concessions 7 Child (5-15yrs) 4.50. Family 25.

VISITOR CENTRES in & around CHAPEL-EN-LE-FRITH...

Chestnut Centre Otter, Owl & Wildlife Park
Castleton Road, Chapel-en-le-Frith, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23 0QR
Tel: 01298 814099
Fax: 01298 816213
URL: www.chestnutcentre.co.uk
Wildlife sanctuary with the largest collection of multi-specied otters and owls in Europe. Educational facilities, conservation programme and nature walks.
Location: Chapel-en-le-Frith
Dates Open: Daily
Open Times: Spring/Summer 10.30am - 5.30pm Last entry 4pm. Autumn/Winter. 10.30-dusk. Last entry 3pm.
Entry: Adult 6,50 Child 3-15 4.50. Family 20.

VISITOR CENTRES in & around DERBY...

Staunton Harold Reservoir
Calke Road, Melbourne, Derbyshire, DE73 1DL
Tel: 01332 865081
Fax: 01332 694311
URL: www.moretoexperience.co.uk/server.php?sh...
Situated in the heart of the National Forest, near Melbourne, the site offers a range of attractive walks and other leisure activities including fishing, bird watching, sailing, cycling and adventure playgrounds.
Location: Staunton Harold
Dates Open: All year
Open Times: April to October 7am 'til dusk, November to March 8.30am - 4pm
Entry: 1.50 car parking

VISITOR CENTRES in & around LEEK...

Cheddleton Flint Mill
Flint Mill, Cheadle Road, Cheddleton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST13 7HL
Tel: 0161 408 508 3
Email: JLOutram@iee.org
URL: www.cheddletonflintmill.com
A complex of buildings, formerly housing a corn mill, later converted to grind flint for the production of pottery. Visitors can trace the history of its arrival originally by narrow-boat, through the calcining, grinding, settling and drying processes. The museum building provides the historical background.
Location: Cheddleton
Dates Open: Open March to October
Open Times: Should be checked by dialling the number 0161 408 508 3 for a short, recorded message.
Entry: Donations welcome.
Car Parking Child Discounts
Tittesworth Water Visitor Centre
Meerbrook, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8SW
Tel: 01538 300400
URL: www.moretoexperience.co.uk/server.php?sh...
Located near Leek, Tittesworth Water offers a myriad attractions for lovers of the open air. The Visitor Centre includes a restaurant, and provides information about numerous walks offering views of The Roaches or the top of the dam.
Entry: Car Parking 2 for an hour or 3 all day.
Car Parking Children Welcome Restaurant

VISITOR CENTRES in & around MATLOCK...

Matlock Bath Aquarium & Exhibitions
110 North Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock, 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 & Christmas Hols: 10am-5pm.
Entry: Ticket includes all attractions. Discounts for groups of 20+ and schools.
Temple Mine
Matlock Bath, Matlock , Derbyshire, DE4 3PS
Tel: 01629 583834
Email: mail@peakmines.co.uk
URL: www.peakmines.co.uk
Temple Mine, with its network of tunnels was acquired by the ancient custom of 'Nicking'. The mine has been worked since 1922 for flueorite and lead ore, and shows the variety of mining methods used.
Location: Matlock Bath
Dates Open: Daily except Christmas Day
Open Times: Summer: 11am to 4pm. Winter: 12 - 3pm.
Entry: Adults 3. Child 2. Family 8.50. Conc. 2.50. Joint entry fee with Museum available.

VISITOR CENTRES in & around NEW MILLS...

New Mills Heritage Centre
New Mills, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK22 3BN
Tel: 01663 746904
Email: nmheritagecentre@googlemail.com
URL: www.newmillsheritage.com
Housed in a converted stone building of great character, the Centre houses a shop and sales area, a variety of displays, an exhibition area and urban studies centre. A viewing platform looks out over Torrs gorge.
Location: High Peak
Dates Open: All Year
Open Times: Wed-Fri. 11am - 4pm. Sat, Sun. 10-30am-4.30pm (4pm in Winter.) Closed Mondays (Open Bank Hols.)
Children Welcome Disabled Facilities

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