There is an abundance of things to do in the Amber Valley as some of the best attractions in Derbyshire are located here and await your exploration. Uncover the area's nostalgic past and tour one of the many historic houses, heritage museums, or mills. 

There are plenty of activities for all the family, restrictions permitting, why not visit a working windmill and discover how the grain is turned to flour or experience a ride on a tram or train through the Derbyshire countryside?

Travel through the countryside and stop off to sample the delights of our award-winning teashops and admire the stunning scenery of the Derbyshire landscape.

Enjoy the rich and varied evening culture with a mix of restaurants, cinema, live music, and dance. If it's shopping you are after, look no further than the Amber Valley Individual Factory Shop Trail where you will discover high street names bargains or be the first to pick up the new designs. The market towns offer independent stores, stylish boutiques, and artisan shops alongside the familiar high street name stores.

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Ecclesbourne Valley Railway
Ecclesbourne Valley Railway

Ecclesbourne Valley Railway

Duffield Station, Chapel Street, Duffield, DE56 4EQ

Great British Car Journey
Great British Car Journey

Great British Car Journey

Unit 4 Derwent Works, Ambergate, DE56 2HE

Denby Pottery Village
Denby Pottery Village

Denby Pottery Village

Derby Road, Denby, Derbyshire, DE5 8NX

Crich Tramway Village
Crich Tramway Village

Crich Tramway Village

Near Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5DP

Belper River Gardens
Belper River Gardens

Belper River Gardens

Matlock Road, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1BE

Crich Stand
Crich Stand

Crich Stand

Cray's Hill, Swanwick DE55 1EG

Kedleston Hall - National Trust
Kedleston Hall - National Trust

Kedleston Hall - National Trust

Kedleston Road, near Quarndon, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 5JH

Camping in Amber Valley
Camping in Amber Valley

Camping in Amber Valley

Alfreton Indoor Market
Alfreton Indoor Market

Alfreton Indoor Market

Institute lane, Alfreton, DE55 7BQ

Amber Valley Walking Together
Amber Valley Walking Together

Amber Valley Walking Together

Amber Valley Well Dressings
Amber Valley Well Dressings

Amber Valley Well Dressings

Autumn Footprints Walking Festival
Autumn Footprints Walking Festival

Autumn Footprints Walking Festival

Bands on Crossley Park
Bands on Crossley Park

Bands on Crossley Park

Crossley Park, Ripley

Belper Farmers Market
Belper Farmers Market

Belper Farmers Market

Belper Market Place, DE56 1FZ

Belper Parks Local Nature Reserve
Belper Parks Local Nature Reserve

Belper Parks Local Nature Reserve

Near Belper Market Place, DE56 1FZ

Boating in Belper
Boating in Belper

Boating in Belper

Belper River Gardens, Matlock Road, Belper, DE56 1BE

Cray's Hill Queen Elizabeth Park
Cray's Hill Queen Elizabeth Park

Cray's Hill Queen Elizabeth Park

Cray's Hill, Swanwick DE55 1EG

Crossley Park
Crossley Park

Crossley Park

Ripley, DE5 3BT

Cycling in Amber Valley
Cycling in Amber Valley

Cycling in Amber Valley

De Bradelei Shopping Village
De Bradelei Shopping Village

De Bradelei Shopping Village

Chapel Street, Belper, DE56 1AR

Golfing in Amber Valley
Golfing in Amber Valley

Golfing in Amber Valley

Heage Windmill
Heage Windmill

Heage Windmill

Chesterfield Road, Heage, Derbyshire, DE56 2BH

Heanor Market
Heanor Market

Heanor Market

Heanor Market Place, DE75 7AA

Heanor Memorial Park
Heanor Memorial Park

Heanor Memorial Park

27 Ilkeston Road, Heanor, DE75 7DT

Larks in the Park
Larks in the Park

Larks in the Park

Lea Gardens
Lea Gardens

Lea Gardens

Long Lane, DE4 5NX

Midland Railway
Midland Railway

Midland Railway

Butterley Station, Ripley Derbyshire, DE5 3QZ

Pennytown Ponds Local Nature Reserve
Pennytown Ponds Local Nature Reserve

Pennytown Ponds Local Nature Reserve

Somercotes, Alfreton DE55 4QQ

Riddings Park
Riddings Park

Riddings Park

West Street, Riddings, DE55 4EW

Riddings Park
Ripley Market

Ripley Market

Ripley Market Place, DE5 3FJ

Ritz Cinema Belper
Ritz Cinema Belper

Ritz Cinema Belper

76B King Street, Belper, DE56 1QA

Shipley Country Park
Shipley Country Park

Shipley Country Park

Slack Lane, Heanor, Derbyshire, DE75 7GX

Somercotes Park
Somercotes Park

Somercotes Park

Sherwood Street, Somercotes, Alfreton DE55 4JD

Walking routes in Amber Valley
Walking routes in Amber Valley

Walking routes in Amber Valley

Wingfield Manor
Wingfield Manor

Wingfield Manor

South Wingfield, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7NH