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Flint Mill, Cheadle Road, Cheddleton, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ST13 7HL
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.
Denby Visitor Centre, Derby Road, Denby, Derbyshire, DE5 8NX
Attractive centre with cobbled courtyard. Fully guided Pottery Tours, Museum, and free Cookery Demonstrations. Extensive Denby Factory Shop, Cookery, Garden, Gift Stores and Dartington Crystal Shop. Bourne's Restaurant serving Derbyshire dishes and homemade cakes. Regular events.
Aeropark Volunteer Association, Castle Donington, Derby, Derbyshire, DE74 2SA
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.
110 North Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3NS
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.
New Mills, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK22 3BN
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.
Salt Warehouse, London Road, Shardlow, Derby, Derbyshire, DE72 2GA
Visit Shardlow and its Heritage Centre for a fascinating insight into this 18th-century canal transhipment port. The Centre is housed in the earliest of the canal warehouses, refurbished and equipped for the village by Mansfield Brewery.
Calke Road, Melbourne, Derbyshire, DE73 1DL
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.
Meerbrook, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8SW
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.
Crown Yard, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4ET
The Centre occupies a building once used for producing silk and velvet cloth. Displays illustrate the life of the town from its inception to modern times. A gift shop, art gallery and restaurant are on site.