Chesterfield events

Forthcoming Events

‘Brook Explorer’ Children Activities

Join the Don Catchment Rivers Trust and Monkey Park for a month of wonderfully wild activities, every week throughout August (1-3pm).

Wednesday 21st August – Mini-beast hunt & Make a Bug-hotel to take home

Tuesday 27th August – Bird-watching and sounds

  • Suitable for children aged 4-11 years
  • Each child must be supervised by an adult guardian, families are welcome.
  • Each child will get a voucher for a free drink & cake to enjoy after the event at the Monkey Park cafe.
  • Remember to dress for the weather & prepare to spend the afternoon outdoors in nature.

Please get in touch with the DCRT team in advance to discuss access, additional support, dietary requirements and any other enquiries at

PLEASE NOTE: Places for each event are limited, please make sure bookings are made in advance here. Walk-ins cannot be guaranteed a place.

Behind the Scenes tours at Chatsworth

Explore behind the scenes this winter while the house is normally closed to visitors. These special tours are available Monday through Thursday to those staying in a Devonshire Hotel.

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  • Monkey Park, 128a Chester Street, Chesterfield, S40 1DN



  • Free

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