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

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

The Declaration of Arbroath asserted the independence of what country?



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This Day in British History

24 June, 1141

Londoners expel Queen Matilda from the city

The citizens of London were angered by Matilda's demands for taxes and forced her to flee from a banquet and escape to Oxford

Monarch Mayhem

Simon de Montfort forced this king to sign the Provisions of Oxford



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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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Brassington (Self catering)
The Smithy, Brassington

The Smithy

Entrance hall. Step down to beamed sitting room with open fire. Step and arch to beamed spacious well-fitted kitchen with dining area and high vaulted ceiling. Two steps up to …
Sleeps 6

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Hartington (Self catering)
Dales Croft Apartment, Hartington

Dales Croft Apartment

This is a cosy first floor apartment in the centre of the pretty village of Hartington and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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