Stately Homes

Chatsworth House, the home of the Dukes of Devonshire, is one of the Peak District's premier tourist attractions

The National Trust is a charity and is completely independent of Government. We protect and open to the public over 300 historic houses and gardens and 49 industrial monuments and mills.

Masterpiece of neo-classical architecture, designed by Robert Adam in the 1760s.

Sudbury Hall, the lavish interior featured in the BBC's Pride and Prejudice and is home to one of the grandest long galleries and staircases in England

Hardwick Hall, a spectacular Tudor treasure house originally built for 'Bess of Hardwick', Elizabethan England's second most powerful and wealthy woman

Haddon Hall, a medieval manor house belonging to the Dukes of Rutland, is another major attraction in the area

Tissington Hall, built by Francis FitzHerbert in 1609 to replace the moated manor house to the north of the church, it has served the FitzHerbert family as their main home for the best part of 400 years.

Eyam Hall, the historic Derbyshire home of the Wright family. The current family is the latest in a long line of Wrights who have been fortunate enough to live in this beautiful house for over 300 years.


The Peak District National Park Authority website

'Whats on in the Peak District' a comprehensive up to date guide to events and things to do

Visit Buxton's Website is full of upto date information on whats going on around the area

Visit Castleton's Website is full of upto date information on whats going on around the area

Cressbrook Multimedia's Peak District Information website gives detailed information about the Peak District and surrounding area


Alton Towers is one of the country's foremost theme parks and is situated on the southern edge of the Peak District

Crich Tramway Museum is a major tourist attraction of the area, near Matlock

Holdsworth Chocolates run by Barbara Holdsworth Spurred on by a passionate belief in a hand made approach, she crafted the most delicious centres, ethically sourced ingredients, to her own unique recipes. .

Trafford Center Manchester for all your shopping needs under one roof

Meadowhall shopping Centre is situated just off the M1 close to sheffield

Carsington Sports and Leisure have been providing training courses for professionals and amateur enthusiasts for many years in water based activities.

Thornbridge craft beers were first produced in the spring of 2005 in the 10 barrel brewery, in the grounds of Thornbridge Hall.

Buxton Opera House is one of Britain’s leading receiving theatres, presenting around 450 performances each year including dance, comedy, children’s shows, drama, musical concerts, pantomime and opera.

Gulliver's is a family theme park designed to cater for families with children between the age of two and thirteen.

Hassop Station is a new family friendly cafe with outdoor covered seating and play,
with a focus on food, family & fresh air.

Your visit to the Heights of Abraham starts with a spectacular cable car ride but there is much more to see and do once you are at the summit. By exploring our web site you will soon come to realise that it is just part of a unique place to visit.

Poole's Cavern is a 2 million year old, natural limestone cave situated in the beautiful woodland of Buxton Country Park. One of the great caves of the Peak District.