Alter Rock Indoor Climbing Gym & Activity Centre

Location: St. James Church, Malcolm Street, Derby, DE23 8LU


Bounce Revolution - Trampoline Park

Location: Bounce Revolution, Siddals Road, Derby, DE1 2PY 


Chatsworth House

Location: Chatsworth, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1PN


Chequers Wacky Warehouse

Location: 17 Eckington Road, Coal Aston Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 3AT


Clip 'n Climb Derby

Location: Unit 12 Kingsway Park Close, Mackworth Derby DE22 3FP

Suitable for: Climbing sessions: 4 years + Soft Play sessions: 0-5 years


Online Booking:

Contact: 01332 943999 Email:

Description: Clip n Climb Derby is a fun way to keep fit and interact with others, the centre is made up of 17 bright and colourful climbing walls with 3 levels of difficulty and a fully operational café. 


Location: Rawdon Road (B586), Moira, Nr Ashby-de-la-Zouch, DE12 6GA


Denby Pottery Village

Location: Denby Pottery Village, Denby, Ripley, Derbyshire, Derbyshire

Description: There's lots to do at Denby Pottery Village from factory tours to craft experiences for all the family.

Suitable for: Familes

Website: Denby Pottery

Denby Pottery Village Craft Studio

Date: Monday to Saturday: 9.30am - 4.30pm and Sunday: 10.30am - 4.00pm

Location: Denby Pottery Village, Denby, Ripley, Derbyshire

Description: Get creative in our new Craft Studio with varied craft activities and workshops suitable for both adults and children.

Try painting a piece of Denby, making shapes and 3D items or joining in our regular creative classes.

Suitable for: Families

Website: denby-pottery-village-craft-studio

Derby City Council Libraries

Derby has 14 libraries and a Local Studies and Family History Library. 

Find your local library here:

Derby QUAD

Location: Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby DE1 3AS 


Hickory Dickory's Playhouse

Location: Unit C Kingsway Industrial Park, Kingsway Park Close, Derby, DE22 3FP


Jumping Clay Derby

Location: Jumping Clay Derby, Unit D, Markeaton Craft Village, Markeaon Park, Derby, DE22 3BG


Jungle Madness Soft Play

Location: Church Street, Donisthorpe, Swadlincote, DE12 7PY


Jungle Monkey Soft Play

Location: Unit 1A, Redmoor Mill, Buxton Road, New Mills, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK22 3JT


Little Monkeys Play Centre

Location: Darwin Forest Country Park, Darley Moor, Two Dales, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5LN


Megazone Derby

Location: Willow Sports Centre, 1 Willow Road, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 3NZ


Planet Happy Soft Play

Location: Heage Road Industrial Estate, Ripley, Derbyshire DE5 3GH


Ritz Cinema Belper

Location: 76B King Street, 76B King Street, Belper DE56 1QA


StraightCurves Arts and Crafts Classes

Location: StraightCurves, 104 Saltergate, Chesterfield, S40 1NE 


Tenpin Derby

Location: Forester Leisure Park, Osmaston Park Road, Sinfin, DE23 8AG

Website and online booking:

The Genesis Family Entertainment Centre

Location: 32 - 46 King Street, Alfreton, DE55 7DQ


The Play Mill Soft Play

Location: The Play Mill, Via Gellia Mill, Gellia Rd, Bonsall, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 2AJ


The Silk Mill

Location: Silk Mill Lane, Derby DE1 3AF 


NB. The Silk Mill is closed, undergoing a process of significant development to create Derby Silk Mill – Museum of Making due to open in summer 2020

Tubby Bears Play Zone

Location: Tubby Bears Play Zone, Unit 1 - 2 Carrington Court, Great Northern Rd, Derby, DE1 1LR


Wirksworth Swimming Pool

Location: Wirksworth Swimming Pool, Hannage Way, Off Water Lane, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4JG



We really hope that you find this website useful in helping you plan a family day out. Whilst we try our absolute hardest to ensure all of the information is correct and up to date, we highly recommend you call ahead of any planned visit to check opening times and prices etc. We don't want any disappointed families! (Oh and check the weather before you set off!) 

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