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About the county of Derbyshire

The County of Derbyshire is situated in the very heart of England. The 'Peak District', Englands first National Park spans over 500 square miles and is one of the most popular and stunning areas of natural beauty. Derbyshire is home to many wonderful Stately Homes such as Hardwick Hall and the Medieval Manor House, Haddon Hall.
With such varied landscape, such a richness of wildlife and such a wealth of cultural heritage no visitor can possibly be disappointed.

Recommended towns & villages to visit in Derbyshire

Well Dressing at Ashford in the Water

Ashford in the Water (79 Pictures)

The village was a centre for candle making, noted for lead mining and made famous by the discovery of Ashford marble which was first quarried by Henry Watson in 1748...

The Royal Oak

Chesterfield (74 Pictures)

Chesterfield is an attractive town close to the dramatic peaks of the Peak District National Park. It is well known for its strange landmark, the crooked spire of its parish.....

Restored six sailed working windmill at Heage, Derbyshire

Heage (3 Pictures)

The village lies a short distance from the beauty spot Carsington Water, between the market town's of Ripley and Belper...

View of Winster taken on 'Secret Gardens of Winster' day 2005

Winster (20 Pictures)

Today, this graceful village with its sweeping main street and quiet little alleyways is a tourist destination of character and charm...

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Recommended attractions in Derbyshire

Boating on Carsington Water, near Ashbourne, Derbyshire.

Carsington Water (49 Pictures)

Carsington Water is situated close to the village of Carsington in the lower regions of Derbyshire. Carsington Water is a large.....

Derby museum and Art Gallery, the Wardwick, Derby.

Derby Museum and Art Gallery (1 Pictures)

This exceptional museum is housed in an impressive building of modern times. It gives visitors of every age a fascinating.....

view from Thorpe Cloud

Dovedale (50 Pictures)

The River Dove flows through one of England's loveliest valleys. Though little more than a mile long, Dove Dale shows a variety.....

A picture of Shipley Country Park

Shipley Country Park (30 Pictures)

Shipley Country Park occupies a landscape of superb countryside with lakes, ponds, stunning woodland walks and a wealth of.....

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