Category: Museums

  • Red House Stables and Carriage Museum

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    Stables in Matlock Started by Mr William Smith, and now continued by his granddaughter, this exclusive collection of carriages, harnesses and accessories is one of the largest in the country. The collection features the rare surviving Hansom Cabs along with various others including the Stage Coach and the Royal Mail Coach. The carriages featured in […]

  • Peak District Mining Museum

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    The Peak District Mining Museum in Matlock is fun for all the family. The Museum gives an insight into the history to the lead mining industry in Derbyshire. Located on Derbyshire’s Peak District’s boundary, the Museum also highlights the family life of those who had the backbreaking job of being a Derbyshire miner, and also […]