the heart of the derbyshire dales
Wirksworth has many period buildings including a fine church and The Moot Hall. A maze of pathways weave through the town offering spectacular views of the countryside and the architecture, and during September there is the annual Wirksworth Arts Festival.
Geographically, Wirksworth offers many differing facilities; walking, picnic sites, cycling, restaurants, traditional public houses, shops, architecture, world heritage mills, gardens, galleries, castles and country houses.
- Matlock 4 miles
- Ashbourne 10 miles
- Bakewell 15 miles
- Derby 15 miles
- Chesterfield 15 miles