Where to Go on a Rainy Day - Derby Days Out Blog
Date
9th January 2017

You're all ready for a family day out and all of a sudden it starts chucking it down. Great. What do we do now? Well here is a helpful list of places in Derbyshire where you can escape the rain and still have a great family day out. 

As always, we recommend you check the venues details prior to any visit by visiting their website or calling them.


CLIP 'N CLIMB DERBY

Location: Unit 12 Kingsway Park Close, Mackworth Derby DE22 3FP

Website: clipnclimbderby.co.uk

Open Term time: Monday - Friday: 9:30am - 8:00pm (climbing hours 1pm-8pm) Saturday - Sunday: 9:30am - 6:00pm

Open School and Bank holidays: Monday - Friday: 9:30am - 8:00pm Saturday - Sunday: 9:30am - 6:00pm

Suitable for: Climbing sessions: 4 years + Soft Play sessions: 0-5 years

Prices: from £8 find out more here


ALTER ROCK INDOOR CLIMBING GYM & ACTIVITY CENTRE

Location: St. James Church, Malcolm Street, Derby, DE23 8LU

Website: www.alter-rock.co.uk

Opening hours:Monday to Friday 12pm - 10pm, Saturday 9am - 6pm, Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Contact: Phone: 01332 367 200 Email: questions@alter-rock.co.uk


THE CLIMBING UNIT

Location: Unit 5 Masons Place Business Park, Derby DE21 6YZ

Websitewww.theclimbingunit.com

Prices: Adults from £6.50 kids £5

Opening hours: Monday-Friday 10am-10pm, Sat & Sun 10am-7pm, Bank Holidays 10am-8pm (see site for xmas closure)

Contact: 01332 265 864 info@theclimbingunit.com


BOUNCE REVOLUTION - TRAMPOLINE PARK

Location: Bounce Revolution, Siddals Road, Derby, DE1 2PY

Website: bounce-revolution.com

Opening hours: Mon-Thu 10am - 10pm Fri 10am - midnight Sat 9am - midnight Sun 9am - 10am

Contact: 0845 2414 44


Contact: 0203 846 1386 cst@oxygenfreejumping.co.uk

Prices: £8.50-£10.50 

Unique Discount Code: To receive a 20% discount quote DDO20 when booking


CHESTERFIELD BOWL

Location: Sorforth Lane, Chesterfield, S40 2TU

Website: www.chesterfieldbowl.com

Prices: Prices vary - for full bowling tariff see website

Opening: 9am - 11:30pm Mon to Sat, 9am - 11pm Sun

Contact: 01246 550092 chesterfieldbowl@tiscali.co.uk

TENPIN BOWLING DERBY

Location: Forester Leisure Park, Osmaston Park Road, Sinfin, DE23 8AG

Website: www.tenpin.co.uk

Prices: Prices vary - for full details see website

Opening hours: 9am - Midnight Sun to Thurs, 9am - 1am Fri & Sat (School Holidays)

Contact: 0871 2210000


MFA BOWL ILKESTON

Location: Derby Road, Ilkeston, DE7 5FH

Website: www.mfabowl.com/ilkeston

Prices: Prices vary - see website for full details

Opening hours: Open daily. Timings: 10am - 11pm Mon to Thurs, 10am - midnight Fri, 10am - midnight, 10am - 10:30pm Sun

Contact: 0843 2908909


MAKE YOUR ESCAPE - ESCAPE ROOM

Website: www.makeyourescapederby.com

Location: First Floor, 4 Osmaston Road, Derby DE1 2HR

Opening hours: Everyday except Tuesdays. Mon-Thu game times between: 11.30am - 8.30pm Fri -Sun game times between: 10am - 10pm

Contact: Phone: 07572542451 Email: info@makeyourescapederby.com

Description: Although the games are recommended for children aged12+ it is parental guidance due to the complexity of some puzzles, and some special effects. With your friends, family, colleagues or partner, you have one simple goal: to work together to escape a locked room.

With your friends, family, colleagues or partner, you have one simple goal: to work together to escape a locked room. Choose from two rooms; The Signal or SpellboundRead our family review here.


Prices: £5 admission and £2 skate hire but various offers on - see site

Opening hours: Open daily but sessions vary, see website for full timetable

Contact: 01332 345828 info@derbyrollerworld.co.uk


THE GENESIS FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE

Location: 32 - 46 King Street, Alfreton, DE55 7DQ

Website: www.genesis-centre.co.uk

Prices: Prices vary per activity - see website for details

Opening hours: Daily

Contact: 01773 522422 fec@genesis-centre.co.uk


WILLOW SPORTS CENTRE

Location: 1 Willow Road, Derby, DE1 3NZ

Website: www.willowssportscentre.co.uk

Prices: Prices vary per activity - see website for full details

Opening hours: Daily

Contact: 01332 204004 info@willowssportscentre.co.uk


THE CINEMA! List of Derbyshire cinemas here.


DERBY MUSEUM & ART GALLERY

Location: The Strand, Derby, DE1 1BS

Website: www.derbymuseums.org

Prices: Free

Opening Hours: Tues - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 12noon - 4pm

Contact: 01332 641901 info@derbymuseums.org


PICKFORD'S HOUSE MUSEUM

Location: 41 Friar Gate, Derby, DE1 1DA

Website: www.derbymuseums.org

Prices: Free

Opening Hours: Tues - Sat 10am - 5pm

Contact: 01332 715181 info@derbymuseums.org


THE SILK MILL

Location: Silk Mill Lane, Derby DE1 3AF

Website: www.derbymuseums.org

Prices: Free

Opening Hours: Thurs 3pm - 9pm, Fri & Sat 1pm - 5pm, Sun 11am - 3pm

Contact: 01332 255308 info@derbymuseums.org

Image credit: www.derbymuseums.org/locations/silk-mill

FIND MORE MUSEUMS HERE!


VISIT A SOFT PLAY AREA

Or - stick your wellies on and go splash in the puddles! 

We hope this has given you some good ideas for a rainy day in Derbyshire!

The DDO Family x

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We really hope that you find this website useful in helping you plan a family day out. Whilst we try our absolute hardest to ensure all of the information is correct and up to date, we highly recommend you call ahead of any planned visit to check opening times and prices etc. We don't want any disappointed families! (Oh and check the weather before you set off!) 

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