Historic Building in Chesterfield

Hardwick Hall

One of the most complete Elizabethan mansions in the country, Hardwick Hall was designed by eminent architect Robert Smythson. The hall featured all the latest mod-cons of the time, including fully glazed...

Church in Chesterfield

St Mary & All Saints Church

Chesterfield is worth a visit to see the astonishing crooked spire that rises atop St Mary and All Saints Church. Dating from 1360, the 68m-high spire is twisted in a right-handed corkscrew that leans several...

Museum in Chesterfield

Chesterfield Museum & Art Gallery

Chesterfield's history as a Roman fort through to the present day is documented at this engaging local museum, which also has information about the town's signature crooked spire at St Mary and All Saints Church.

Ruins in Chesterfield

Hardwick Old Hall

Now a romantic ruin, Bess of Hardwick's first house, Hardwick Old Hall, neighbours the manor Hardwick Hall.