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 profligate poet and preacher rose to become dean of St Paul's Cathedral



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This Day in British History

21 September, 1745

Battle of Prestonpans

Bonnie Prince Charlie's Jacobites rout English dragoons led by General Cope

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch's sons were called 'The Devil's Brood'



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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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Ashover (Self catering)
The Tack Room Cottage, Ashover

The Tack Room Cottage

This charming, three-bedroomed cottage in the village of Ashover, adjoins another holiday home on the owner's land and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Clay Cross (Self catering)
Gardener's Cottage, Clay Cross

Gardener's Cottage

A lovely holiday cottage in Clay Cross near Chesterfield, with two bedrooms accommodating three people.
Sleeps 3

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