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Christmas Family Activity Day at Barrow Hill Roundhouse

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Enjoy a family day with a difference at the Barrow Hill Roundhouse this Christmas, featuring all sorts of jolly, science themed and festive fun. Christmas crafting with Straight Curves, Christmas carols with the Ireland Colliery Brass Band, seasonal science demonstrations with the ‘Science Boffins’ and an interactive winter themed show in the ‘Explorer Dome’ – explore Christmas celebrations from around the world.

Plus, learn the fascinating story of railways, the Roundhouse, Barrow Hill and Staveley Ironworks, with exhibitions, film, touchscreen and interactive displays for children.

Enjoy a Christmas event to remember in the Roundhouse Railway Engine Shed, surrounded by historic railway locomotives of all kinds and the only remaining commercially working railway turntable in the UK!

Open 10am – 4pm, entry £3 for adults, £2 for children and £8 family ticket (2 adults & 2 children)

The Trench Experience
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The Trench Experience

Chesterfield Museum is transforming a section of their art gallery into a recreated trench so you can experience the sights, sounds and smells of life in the trenches of WW1.

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Christmas at Chatsworth
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Christmas at Chatsworth

All who enter Chatsworth this Christmas will find themselves transported into a world of make-believe as it presents ‘Once Upon a Time’; a selection of favourite stories to enchant young and old alike.

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Santa's Post Office
Santa's Post Office

This Christmas, visit the elves in Santa’s Post Office on Vicar Lane to post your letter to Santa! Magic maps will show the letters being delivered!

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Venue:

  • Barrow Hill Roundhouse

Date:

Prices:

  • £3 - adult
  • £2 - child (under 16)
  • £8 - family ticket (2 adults 2 children)

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