Family Attractions

Houses & Castles

  • The stately home of Chatsworth House is well worth a visit with various events and exhibitions running throughout the year.

    Chatsworth House


  • Haddon Hall is an unspolt medieval manor house near Bakewell.
  • Bolsover Castle has panoramic views over the Derbyshire countryside and the ‘Little Castle’ for children. 
  • Peveril Castle dates back to 1066 and is perched high above the village of Castleton.

Stone Circles

  • Nine Ladies is a Bronze Age stone circle located on Stanton Moor.
  • Arbor Low is a Neolithic circle of 50 white limestone slabs believed to be an important sacred site.