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Wildlife

A fascinating place with staff that are knowledgeable and a great range of food and feeders to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JanChesterfield
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Excellent

Ok- there are visitor centres and visitor centres. This is excellent- well located, clean and well... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
1949etwall
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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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“Excellent”
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Bakewell Visitor Centre is fully accessible and ideally placed to welcome you to Bakewell and the 'White Peak' when you arrive. The centre is located in the atmospheric 17th century Old Market Hall.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Bridge Street | Old Market Hall, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1DS, England
Website
+44 1629 816558
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fascinating place with staff that are knowledgeable and a great range of food and feeders to attract wildlufe

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JanChesterfield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some lovely crafts are on display in here....only criticism, there were a lot of Christmas crafts STILL on display...but they were all still full price. Are these going to be regurgitated next year?

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok- there are visitor centres and visitor centres. This is excellent- well located, clean and well presented, no tat, and inviting. Sales items reflect the locality and are beautifully displayed on two levels and tourist information is clearly set out. What more could you want?...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1949etwall
Reviewed November 12, 2018

We popped into the visitor centre for some advice about where to go for a walk, after deciding to visit Bakewell but being pretty clueless other than that. The male staff member was very helpful and suggested the nearby Monsal Trail based on our explanations...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SmittenMummy
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Very well laid out premises on two floors. All the information required to explore the area and staff who are very helpful and knowledgeable. Upper floor has prints and gifts. First port of call if visiting for the first time!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kenjoan2369
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Provides lots of information, leaflets, books, maps and local guides. Disappointed that most of the premises is given over to retail and only a small part at the back and main counter is used for provision of information.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LesleyandClive
Reviewed August 26, 2018

If you need to know absolutely anything, call in. We called in for a map and nothing was too.much trouble at all.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Anita245
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