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Easter at the Crags!

Type:Easter Event

Crags Road
S80 3LH
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Easter at the Crags!


Make and create insect houses this Easter holidays, for all the beautiful bugs in your back garden.

We will be following a nature theme this Easter at the Crags, with some exciting plant and insect based crafts and workshops to get involved with.

There will also be a Mammoth Egg hunt around the gorge, with yummy prizes for completed hunts.

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

From North/South Leave M1 motorway at junction 30 and take A616. At next roundabout take 2nd exit and at next roundabout take 1st exit. At next roundabout take 2nd exit. Continue on A616 to traffic lights at awkward junction and bear left (A616). Continue on A616 passing under low bridge. Continue past rail station sign in Creswell then turn left at brown sign for Creswell Crags Visitor Centre (B6042, Crags Road). Follow road for approx ½ mile and turn right, then turn left into car park.

From East Follow A617 to the M1 motorway roundabout and take 4th exit (M1 north). Leave M1 at junction 30, 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 right hand lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). In approx 4 miles reach M1 motorway roundabout. Select left lane and take 1st exit (M1 north). Leave M1 at junction 30 and follow route from North/South.

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Creswell Crags, ChesterfieldCreswell Crags is a world famous archaeological site, home to Britain's only known Ice Age cave art. A state-of-the-art Visitor Centre provides a wide range of activities and something for everyone of all ages.

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