Edwardian Britain – step back in time 100 years at Crich Tramway Village

Edwardian Event Crich Tramway Village 2018

The Edwardian Event returns to Crich Tramway Village, nr. Matlock on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th July following its continued popularity – this year featuring World World War I anniversary elements.

As well as re-enactors, who will create a Suffragette Rally, there will be the Old Time Music Hall, featuring Tommies Tunes and audience participation.

Edwardian Event Crich Tramway Village 2018

There’s plenty to see and do for all the family in the village which offers breath-taking views of the surrounding Derwent Valley. Visitors to the event can enjoy unlimited rides on the vintage trams and don’t miss the Bundy Clock at Town End Terminus, the tram depots and the adjacent Exhibition Hall.

Stretch your legs on the sculpture trail with the Woodland Walk as the perfect place to escape for a picnic or to while away the hours surrounded by nature. Look out for the sculptures which lurk around every corner such as the Troll and the Green Man!

Photo credit: Guzelian Press Agency

Edwardian Event Crich Tramway Village 2018

Continue your step back in time and soak up the atmosphere with a drink in the Red Lion Pub, a visit to the old style sweet shop – Barnett’s or refreshments in Rita’s Tearooms.

Street theatre will be featured during the weekend including confrontations between a tram crew and suffragettes! All those dressing in Edwardian costume will receive group rates for the daytime entrance and activities.

The villages’ Sheffield 15 horse tram will be running both dates (additional charge of £1.00 per person applies to ride on the horse tram).

Edwardian Event Crich Tramway Village 2018

Edwardian Event Crich Tramway Village 2018

Edwardian Event Crich Tramway Village 2018

The event begins at 10am each day and finishes at 5.30pm each day.

Standard admission tickets are required which can be booked online at www.tramway.co.uk/tickets. Tickets can also be purchased on the day. Please note that tickets for this event can be used for to return to Crich Tramway Village, free of charge for up to 12 months. (Excludes free return to the World War II events).

Save 50p per ticket by booking online at least 24 hours in advance.

Crich Tramway Village is open daily from 10.00am – 5.30pm (last admissions 4.00pm) until 2nd September 2018. Winter season opening times 3rd September – 4th November, 10am – 4.30pm.  For further information Tel. 01773 854321 or visit: www.tramway.co.uk

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