Local Area

Events  in the surrounding area

With Derbyshire on your doorstep, here at the Sanctuary p.s., there is plenty of places to visit if you would like to go and explore the local area.
Chatsworth House and estate with it’s many Fayres and Open Days is just 5 miles away as is Haddon Hall , locations for many period dramas.
Bakewell with it’s world famous Agriculture show and the largest Farmers’ Market in the country.
The Tram Museum at Crich, Cromford, Masson Mills, the Stone Heritage Centre, the Donkey Sanctuary at Fairfield, nr.Buxton, Buxton , with it’s famous Dome and Opera House, are all close by.

Lots of festivals and shows happen near here. The Wirksworth Arts festival in September, Matlock Illuminations September thru’ to October, the Y’Not  and Bakewell Music Festivals, the Gilbert and Sullivan Festival in Buxton. Activities for all tastes.

Do come and savour the diversity of the Peak District…..

We are always here to help, if you want to know more about a local event or attraction too, so you only have to ask, …if in doubt!