Lumsdale Valley: Public access to Lumsdale Waterfalls and Ponds has been suspended until further notice. Please do not travel to the site.

Kids At Cromford

Jam-packed with fun, free, family events and nature walks, discover Cromford Mills with your little explorers this summer holiday.

Summer Events

Summer kids events at Cromford Mills

From sandpits to scarecrow festivals, we've got events and activities to keep them entertained this summer. Take a look at our events calendar for more details.

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Visitor Centre

Visitor centre at Cromford Mills

Discover the history of Cromford Mills in our Visitor Centre. For just £5 per adult (kids go free) you can get exclusive access to our interactive displays, games and puzzles that tell the captivating story of the local area.

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Nature Walks

Nature walks for kids at Cromford Mills

Located in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales means we are surrounded by nature walks and canal paths, perfect for a stroll with the family. Discover nearby Church Walk and Scarthin Rock for inspiration.

Food And Drink

Food and drink at Cromford Mills

We are home to two cafes, where you can enjoy a delicious cup of coffee and slice of cake, and the kids can a picnic box of goodies.

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For Parents

Parents at Cromford Mills

It's not all about the kids. While you're here, don't miss our wonderful selection of artisan shops selling upcycled furniture, antiques, textiles, beer, cheese and much more.

Our Shops >

Visit Us

Visit Cromford Mills

  • We are open between 9am-5pm every day (open times for shops and visitor centre varies).
  • Pay and display parking is available next to the Cromford Mills site.
  • Please use postcode DE4 3RQ if you are using a satnav.
  • For more directions on getting here, click here.