Where to Visit

Buxton Museum and Art Gallery

Buxton Museum and Art Gallery

Terrace Road, Buxton, SK17 6DA
01298 24658
buxton.museum@derbyshire.gov.uk
01298 24658
www.derbyshire.gov.uk/leisure/buxtonmuseum

Explore the geology, archaeology and creative spirit of the Peak District. The annual Derbyshire Open Art Exhibition showcases works by professional and amateur artists. Temporary exhibitions also showing by Barbara Bristow, Kate Pheasey and Michaela Wrigley.

Bookstore Brielow Bar

Bookstore Brierlow Bar

Ashbourne Road, Buxton, SK17 9PY
01298 71017
info@bookstore-derbyshire.co.uk
01298 71017
www.bookstore-uk.co.uk

Bookstore Brierlow Bar (2 miles south of Buxton on the A515 Ashbourne Road) is available for you to access thousands of books on a multitude of subjects at our unrivalled prices, for 7 days a week during your Festival visit.

Cromford Mills

Cromford Mills

01629 823256
info@arkwrightsociety.org.uk
01629 823256
www.arkwrightsociety.org.uk

Steeped in history, Cromford Mills promise a great day out for all ages. Learn about this world important textile heritage site through guided tours, come along to our many event, browse our bespole shops, enjoy delicious lunches in our cafes or relax beside the canal. Open 9am-5pm every day except Christmas Day. The Arkwright Society is a registered charity (No. 515526)

The Pavillion Gardens

The Pavillion Gardens

St John’s Road, Buxton, SK17 6BE
01298 23114
01298 23114
www.paviliongardens.co.uk

Discover a day at the gardens to see excellent café and coffee bar. Fairs and events take place all the year round under cover – including Farmers Markets & Fine Food Fairs, Arts, Crafts, Jewellery & Designer Fairs as well as Plant & Garden Fairs. Pre-theatre dinning available throughout the Festival.

Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

Green Lane, Buxton, SK17 9DH
01298 26978
info@poolescavern.co.uk
01298 26978
www.poolescavern.co.uk

For centuries curious visitors have explored and marvelled at the natural subterranean world that is Poole’s Cavern. Explore Poole’s Cavern today with our expert guides and journey though the beautifully illuminated chambers to discover for yourself the magnificent underground scenery of the Peak District.

The Wonder of the Peak

The Wonder of the Peak

01298 79648
info@discoverbuxton.co.uk
01298 79648
www.discoverbuxton.co.uk

Discover Buxton provides a journey through time into the history, people and landmarks of Buxton, aboard the phantasmagorical Victorian tram The Wonder of the Peak. Our guided tours leave hourly from outside the Opera House.

Scrivener's Books & Bookbinding

42 High Street, Buxton SK17 6HB
01298 73100
scrivbooks@hotmail.co.uk
01298 73100
www.scrivenersbooks.co.uk

Come and browse our 5 floors of books ancient and modern, which include fiction, children’s, antiquarian and much more! Our bookbinders offer book restoration and repair or can help you plan new binding projects. We also have cards, maps, a tiny Victorian museum and The Staircase Gallery. One of The Guardian’s “10 Best Secondhand Bookshops”! Open Monday – Saturday 9.30 – 5.00 and Sunday 12.00 – 4.00.

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