Tourist Information Centre

Tourist Information CentreBased within Sharpe’s Pottery Museum, serving South Derbyshire and The National Forest, Swadlincote Tourist Information Centre is the place to go if you want to know about where to go!

The centre has wheelchair access, provides a hearing loop system and has large print guides on request.

Our services include:

  • All the latest information on local events
  • Exciting ideas for places to visit locally and further afield
  • Information on leisure and cultural activities including walking and cycling
  • Information on where to eat including country pubs, restaurants and tea rooms
  • Public Transport Information
  • A ticket agency for coach trips, events and festivals
  • Local Accommodation Information
  • Tickets for Derbyshire Wayfarer
  • Free holiday brochure service
  • Ideas for short breaks and holidays
  • A range of souvenirs, gifts, South Derbyshire postcards, greeting cards, ordnance survey maps, local history books and self-guided walks

What’s On in South Derbyshire & The National Forest


Opening times:

We’re open Monday to Saturday 10am to 4.30pm. Easter Good Friday 10am to 3pm. Closed Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays. Please contact for Christmas and New Year Opening times.

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Come see us in Sharpe’s Pottery Museum, West Street, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE11 9DG

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Or telephone: 01283 222848

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