Special places in full bloom near you in Derbyshire and North Nottinghamshire

Our gardens and grounds across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire are bursting with life and colour. From the wild meadows at Longshaw in the Dark Peak, to the impressive Walled Kitchen Garden at Clumber Park, Nottinghamshire. Make the most of your sunny days by exploring these beauty spots near you. Every visit helps us look after these special places for future generations to enjoy.

Enjoy the scents of summer in the Walled Kitchen Garden

See all the colours of summer in the Walled Kitchen Garden at Clumber Park 

Take a walk through the historic Walled Kitchen Garden at Clumber Park this Summer. Admire the herbaceous borders and take in the scents of the soft fruits flourishing throughout.

A wildflower meadow with a barn in the distance

The meadows at Longshaw are bursting with life 

Take your own mini-safari in the hay meadows at Longshaw. How many frogs, lizards, bees and butterflies can you spot?

Hardwick ponds and park in the summer

Take a stroll around Hardwick's grounds and parkland 

Bask in the grounds, explore the house itself, or stretch your legs on a stroll around the wider parkland. There are so many ways to make the most of the warmer weather at Hardwick.

walkers on Kinder in summer heather

Get active whilst enjoying the natural beauty of the Dark Peak  

There's so much to look out for as you explore the Dark Peak this season.