Family Attractions in Derbyshire - Historic / Heritage








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English Heritage Overseas Visitor Pass

Enjoy unlimited FREE entry to over 100 historic sites including castles, abbeys, Roman ruins and prehistoric monuments. Choose from 9 or 16 consecutive day passes.

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The Plough Inn

The Plough Inn

You will receive a warm welcome from your hosts Bob and Cynthia Emery. Our privately owned 16th century Inn situated in 9 acres of its own land set in idyllic surroundings on the banks of the River Derwent. Our tastefully decorated and intimate restaurant offers the ideal environment in which … more >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This Roman road ran from London to Lincoln, and was built immediately after the Roman invasion of 43AD



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This Day in British History

22 January, 1552

Lord Protector Somerset executed

Somerset was ousted by the ambitious Earl of Northumberland

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch was known for his ruddy complexion



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National Trust

National Trust membership

National Trust membership

Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Rosliston (Self catering)
Cedar Lodge, Rosliston

Cedar Lodge

Open plan sitting/dining room with kitchen area. Two twin bedded rooms one with electrically adjustable bed. Bedroom with two sets of bunk beds (for 2 + 2). Cloakroom/WC. Shower room. …
Sleeps 10

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Wirksworth (Self catering)
The Coach House, Wirksworth

The Coach House

This detached barn conversion is in the market town of Wirksworth near to Matlock and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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