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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Establishment
“World Heritage Centre. The worlds first successful water-powered cotton mills built by Sir Richard Arkwright between 1771 and 1791. Guided tours, exhibitions, cafe, and specialist shops.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Book Store
“ Ancient Higgledy piggledy bookshop with a cafe. You can spend a whole day getting lost in here and finding treasures! Have a bite to eat or a coffee than explore the canal walkways.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Premise
“Part of the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site, Cromford Mill is Richard Arkwright's most famous mill complex in the area and the exhibition has been recently extended to include the CGI Arkwright Experience.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Live music, beer garden and it's right next to the mill pond in Cromford. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Hotel
“You can get a lovely drink here & good dining. Recently taken over and re-opened.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Canal
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Great homemade​ food, day or night and Scarthin Books is just around the corner.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Store
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“An historic village, part of which is designated as a World Heritage Site, surrounded by some glorious scenery. Cromford is forever associated with Sir Richard Arkwright as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution. Arkwright built the world's first water powered cotton mills here and pioneered the factory system. Now a beautiful place to visit, and home a a fascinating bookshop.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Historic Site
Route
“Scarthin Books in Cromford is a bibliophiles paradise with specialist books old and new. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“yummy food, local ingredients and great atmosphere. Great for a 'Posh' breakfast Great take away lunches for walks or cycling ”
  • 1 local recommends
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Route
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Store
  • 1 local recommends