Well known as a warm-hearted city, Derby has a rich heritage which blends beautifully with the contemporary buildings and events that create a buzz in the city centre.

Enjoy the hustle and bustle of the traditional markets intertwined with high-end boutiques and the region's best shopping centre, Westifeld Derby.  Free museums complement Derby's many parks and a trip to Derby would not be complete without seeing the brand new Arts and Media centre - QUAD Derby.

Derby's Famous For...

  • Being the Most Haunted City in the UK
  • The Best places in the UK to try real ale
  • Having very High Quality Indian cuisine in a significant number of Restaurants
  • Being home to a large Indian Community and having a marvellous range of shops selling high quality Asian Foods.
  • Having the Largest collection of Joseph Wright artwork in the World
  • Home to the most presitigous bone-china makers, Royal Crown Derby
  • Having one of the most exciting outdoor UK festivals, Derby Feste.
  • Having one of the greatest Aero Engine makers in the world, Rolls-Royce

Top National Attractions only 30mins drive from Derby: