Things to do in Derby

There’s plenty of things to do in Derby and we’ve put them all in one place. Interested in What’s On? Pop over to our handy What’s On Guide for Theatre, Events, Festivals and other things that makes Derby an exciting city.

Things to do in Derby
We love a short (or long!) stroll in the park so we thought we'd share our favourites with you and what we love about them.
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Farm and Tea Rooms on the edge of Derby.
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Introducing our free things to do in Derby guide. Be inspired by history, beauty, art & more.
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Make 2017 your year with our handy list of things to try in Derby.

Attractions in Derby

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Nestling on the edge of the Peak District this award-winning museum takes you on a mile-long scenic journey through a period street to open countryside with panoramic views over the Derwent Valley.
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The devil is in the detail for this escape room experience that is out of this world, will you escape in time?
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Real-life Games for Friends & Families, Students, Tourists, Team Building Events
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Popular stately home situated in North Derbyshire. Visit the house, garden or adventure park.
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Tours & Walks in Derby

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Popular tour of stadium, giving you access to the Directors box, changing rooms, tunnel and much more!
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Walk by yourself, or walk with friends, even if you have different fitness levels; Nordic Walking is one of the most sociable and effective exercise techniques around.
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Take a walk around the world-renowed Royal Crown Derby factory.
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The ghost walks run throughout the year and focus mainly on the centre and Friargate area of the city.
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Parks in Derby

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Markeaton Park is a large Derby park spanning an area of over 200 acres.
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The natural slopes, butterfly garden and Café make Darley Park a must visit if you want more than just a park.
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Allestree Park is a large park situated to the north of Derby and is a beautiful place to take a walk or spend the day.
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Locko Park is a beautiful park situated 10 minutes drive east of Derby. Locko Hall, which is in the park is a Grade II listed building.
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Shopping in Derby

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Pride park is a business estate on the outskirts of Derby city centre.
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Derby’s premier destination, providing excellent shopping in Derby as well as a memorable shopping experience.
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With plenty of shops and excellent restaurants, the Intu Derby has visitors finding something new everytime.
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Come in and have a look around, you'll find that you'll want to come back again and again.
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Sport in Derby

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Ki Aikido develops calmness, positivity, coordination and self-confidence in your daily life.
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If you were thinking about taking up tennis then this list, compiled by our blogger Adam, is perfect for you.
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Active Archery Club situated just outside Derby.
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Could you be the next Olympian?
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