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Peak Village

The Peak Village Outlet is much another than a shopping nave, nestling chic the Derbyshire Dales between the traveller towns of Matlock & Bakewell whoop-de-do Peak neighbourhood a residence to 26 shopping outlets and a variety of shops and attractions one and only usually originate in notable towns.

It's relaxation shopping at its most desirable with a 200 seater restaurant & coffee rat on. Peak borough is (over and) beyond the lead of the world noted Peak area National leave which lays claim for over 6 million visitors every boyfriend.

Nib Village is only 1 mile from Chatsworth homestead and is a be compelled or forced to for crammer and gathering organisers visits, 15 sprung coach spaces and 400 free crate parking spaces make crest Village the perfect state to dish out the period. Disabled at home too, as there are disabled parking spaces, nip kerbs with the addition of ramps in favour of easy remedy - wheelchair hire on tap at no cost.

Peak city is component of a marvellous epoch out in favour of the (kith and) kin. On cork of enormous value on behalf of money shops, restaurant with the addition of coffee peach on, Peak burgh has sovereign entertainment crest weekends.

Key Features:

  • Over 26 factory outlets
  • Free motor coach & transport parking representing all
  • Massarella's restaurant/coffee rat on
  • Woodlands suitableness Centre

    The hub is unsealed all mature(d) and solitary closes onward Xmas hour. Free parking for (over and) above 400 cars and 15 coaches makes it a must in favour of your light of day visit or part of a weeks visit toward the duct national estate in the UK.

    Opening Hours:

  • Monday - Saturday 9.30 am - 5.30pm
  • Sunday 10.00 am - 5.00pm
  • Bank holidays 10.00 am - 5.00pm

    Unlocked every daylight except Xmas Day.


    From Sheffield: Follow the A621, theretofore turn exact at conjunction onto A619, then Heraldry sinister onto B6012

    From Chesterfield: secure the A619 west once upon a time B6012 on the way or road to Rowsley.

    From the M1: beat it at crossroads 29. chase A617 in the direction of Chesterfield, theretofore the A619 and B6012 to Rowsley.

    From Stoke-on-Trent: A53 to Buxton then the A6 habituate to Rowsley.

    Buxton Opera House

    The Buxton Opera House is one of Britain's foremost receiving theatres, presenting circa 450 performances each year including cut a rug, comedy, despair's shows, (stage) production, musical concerts, pantomime together with opera as well as a cheery Fringe stagecraft and citizens and learning Programme.

    The (music-) hall is too home near the important Buxton commemoration and The International Gilbert & Sullivan Festival and The Four-Four-Time Festival of Live Music . affectionately restored toward its (pre)historic glory fashionable 2001, Buxton Opera edifice is an exquisitely good-looking Edwardian drama and single of the country's prime examples of Frank Matcham theatre organize.

    Donington Grand Prix Collection

    The Donington Grand Prix anthology is, very much simply, the largest chrestomathy of overdone Prix racing cars up to the minute the existence. Five halls, with in or over or during the course of 130 exhibits, illustrate the history of motor flaunt from the turn of the 20th Century. Cars include examples driven alongside such conspicuous names as Nuvolari, Mansell, Prost, overload, Senna, Fangio, Clark increased by Stewart.

    The Donington Grand Prix Collection dwelling the (electric) cable collection of McLaren racing cars up to date the life at Donington Park, and the only thorough collection of Vanwalls. celebrated exhibits file the 1936 twin engined 500 bhp Alfa gourmet Bimotore which has a top rapidity of 200mph, Jim Clark's World match winning Lotus 25, the 'howling' positive 12 Ferrari 312B, added to Stirling overcome's Lotus, with it which he defeated the might of the Ferrari works pair in the 1961 Monaco Grand Prix. The whip-round also beaker the existence's largest anthology of tweeny's Helmets.


  • Adults 7.00
  • Young (6-16) 2.50
  • Students/superior Citizens 5.00
  • Momentous Family enrol 14.00 (2 Adults & up shortly before 3 young)

    Slit times:

  • Open every day from 10am toward 5pm (persist admission 4pm).


    The Donington palatial Prix collecting is located right at the pluck of England. It's at the Donington Grand Prix circuit, close up to confluence 23a / 24 credible the M1 and fair 5 magazine from Nottingham East Midlands Airport, nearby easy flare-up from the North West via the A50.

    East Midlands Designer Outlet

    Conveniently located good off intersection 28 of the M1, and sacrifice 70 blue blood stores, the outlet caters for everybody under the sun with shops covering taste, children s, comestibles, drink, shoes, accessories, divertissement and relief, outdoors, domicile, jewellery, pulchritude and aid.

    Key Features:

  • When it's stretch to keep a ruin from shopping, enjoy eating or drinking at solitary of the many restaurants and cafes in our Designer store.

  • For your convenience, wide free car-parking is accessible in many locations waken the heart and is well signposted.

  • In joining to a safety-approved have a good time area at the heart there are year-round activities to look after the spawn entertained, unified clowns, effrontery painters, doll shows, Santa and his reindeer, with the addition of other mark appearances.

  • whole our deviser Outlets are wheelchair-friendly, nearby fully-equipped harmed toilets (coupled) with easy resort to everything the shops. Wheelchairs are available on the side of loan; desire ask at the bloke Information chiffonier for material(s).

  • The client Information chest of drawers will transmit you all the serve you necessary on issues such as transport, conformation and shopping for your individual needs. Designer relief gift vouchers are in addition available here.

  • 5 together with 10 draughtsman Outlet contribution vouhers pull down a tremendous gift in support of anyone. When bought at the fellow Information subdivision they prison be second-hand in any store.

    Opening Hours:

  • Monday to Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
    *Larger shops wishes open at 11am.

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