Blog: Family Friendly

Nominate Your Super Hero

Crich Tramway Village is looking for nominations for people living in Derbyshire who have done extraordinary things for their community or families. Those nominated will be assessed and the winners put through to attend a free day at Crich Tramway Village’s Starlight...

Last Chance to See Joseph!

Last Chance to See Joseph!Joseph, the beautiful Shire horse and star of our popular Horse Tram Days, will be making one final visit to Crich this season, on Wednesday 31st August. He will once again be hauling Sheffield horse tram number 15, from 11.00am to 1.00pm and from 2.00pm until 4.00pm....

Well Dressing – Step by Step

Well Dressing – Step by StepCrich Tramway Village is producing a Well Dressing as part of the Crich community activities this year.  The well dressings will be blessed in Crich Village on Saturday 16th July. The process started with soaking the frame, which helps to stop the clay drying out too...

Edwardian Event – 15th to 17th July 2016

Edwardian Event – 15th to 17th July 2016Step back in time and experience the nostalgia of the Edwardian period, including some First World War elements from Friday 15th – Sunday 17th July 2016. As well as vintage trams from the era running daily, there will be a programme of events including re-enactor...

Beside the Seaside Preparations

Beside the Seaside PreparationsPreparations for ‘Beside the Seaside’ are going to plan.   Crich Tramway Village’s 9-day event sets out to bring many of the pleasures of a seaside holiday, from a few decades ago, to the hills of Derbyshire. Hopefully without the rain!   Much of the restoration to...

Classic Vehicles Galore 14th and 15th May

Classic Vehicles Galore 14th and 15th May

The upcoming weekend of 14th and 15th May, is going to be a particularly jam packed weekend, where visitors will not only be able to enjoy unlimited rides on our vintage tramcars, but will also be able to see a wide selection of vintage vehicles on display.

Sunshine!

Sunshine!A beautiful, warm Spring morning at Crich Tramway Village saw three open top trams placed in Service – LCC106, Glasgow 1068 and the Blackpool Boat 236 and they were very soon operating with full passenger loads.  Children and their teachers enjoying school trips,...

New Adventure Playground Officially Open

New Adventure Playground Officially Open  The Mayor and Mayoress of the Borough of Amber Valley, Councillor Trevor Ainsworth and Mrs Jennifer Ainsworth, officially opened the new adventure playground at Crich Tramway Village on Monday 21st March 2016. Situated near to the Woodland Walk and Sculpture...

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