image for Outdoor Event item typeSanta Special Boat Trips at Tapton Lock Visitor Centre

Santa special, from 18 Nov 2017, £6

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Santa aboard the John Varley narrowboat

Santa aboard the John Varley narrowboat

Contact

Tapton Lock Visitor Centre - Booking

01629 533020

Address

Lockoford Lane,
Chesterfield,
Derbyshire,
S41 7JB

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Events at this Venue

date event
Wed 20 - Sun 24 Dec Santa Special Boat Trips

Details

Bring the kids for a Santa Special voyage along the Chesterfield Canal at Christmas. Book early for these popular trips to meet Santa. There's a toy for each child and a drink and mince pie for each adult.

Trips last 30 minutes and start from Tapton Lock. Booking and advance payment essential.

Please note –

From the 18th of November until the 17th of December (weekends only) sailings commence at 09:20 and will then run every 40 minutes up to 12:00. Sailings recommence at 13:00 and will run every 40 minutes up to the last sailing at 15:40

From the 20th of December until the 24th of December sailings commence at 10.00 and will then run every 40 minutes up to 12:00. Sailings recommence at 13:00 and will run every 40 minutes up to the last sailing at 15:40.

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 20 - Sun 24 Dec 2017 10:00 to 12:00 13:00 to 15:40

Prices

All tickets £7.00

Location

Directions

See location of Tapton Lock Visitor Centre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 387729  Lat: 53.25223 Long: -1.42141

Limited parking on the road
From North/South
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select right hand lane and take 4th exit (A61 signposted Sheffield). At next roundabout (traffic light controlled, Tesco) select right hand lane and take 3rd exit (Lockoford Lane). Tapton Lock Visitor Centre is on right. Parking on street.

From East
Follow A617 to M1 motorway junction, then follow route from North/South.

From West
Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights, go straight on. At roundabout select middle lane and take 2nd exit (A632). Turn immediately left into slip road to A61 (signposted Sheffield). At next roundabout (traffic light controlled, Tesco) select right hand lane and take 3rd exit (Lockoford Lane). Tapton Lock Visitor Centre is on right. Parking on street.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Chesterfield station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
 
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