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Children's Activity Event, from 30 Sep 2016, free entry


Crafts at Chesterfield Museum

Crafts at Chesterfield Museum


Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery

01246 345727


St Mary's Gate,
S41 7TD

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 28 Oct Creative Crafts
Sat 24 Sep - Sat 14 Jan Post It!
Sat 8 Oct - Tue 17 Jan Rites of Passage
Sat 5 Nov Story Time
Sat 12 Nov Behind the Scenes Tour
Sat 12 Nov Meet George Stephenson


Come along to the museum to get creative and have some hands on fun at our monthly craft sessions that are suitable for children aged 3-5 years.

Each month there is a different theme
30 September – Pirates
28 October – Halloween
25 November – St Andrew’s Day
30 December - Calendars

For more information on any of the events of exhibitions at the Museum call 01246 345727

Coach parties acceptedDisabled accessDisabled toiletsGift shopPublic toiletsWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Coach parties accepted by prior arrangement.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 28 Oct 2016 11:00 to 16:00
Fri 25 Nov 2016 11:00 to 16:00


Free entry

Donations gratefully accepted



See location of Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 385712  Lat: 53.23660 Long: -1.42372

Museum is in Chesterfield town centre. It has no car park so directions below are to nearest car park.

From North/South
Leave M1 at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select middle lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select middle lane and take 2nd exit (Lordsmill Street). Keep in left lane and take first left (Beetwell Street). Multi-storey car park on right.

For surface car parks, at 2nd roundabout select right lane and take 2nd exit (Lordsmill Street). Keep in right hand lane and at traffic lights turn right (Spa Lane). Take first left and left again into St Mary’s Gate Car Park.

From East
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway, 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 next roundabout select left lane and take 1st exit (Lordsmill Street), then follow route from North/South.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Chesterfield station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Coach parties accepted by prior arrangement.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 5
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
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