History Society Talks
Bakewell and District Historical Society run a number of talks and activities throughout the year. To find out more about the Society, please click here .

 Talks are held at 19:30 in the Friends' Meeting House, Bakewell. Talks are free to Society members, but some outings may be charged to cover entrance to exhibits and travel fees.
Talks for 2017
Wednesday 24th May
​Guided tour of the Minster, the Archbishops Palace and Education Garden.
"Coach trip to Southwell Minster.

Saturday 24nd June
Historical society members enjoy a supper at the museum.  Please book.  See newsletter for details
Salmon and Strawberries
Wednesday 28th June
Please car share
Visit to Renishaw
Wednesday 23rd August

A coach trip to the National Memorial Arboretum
Wednesday 27th September
Talk by Ted Mellor
"Rowsley a Village Divided"
Wednesday 25th October
Talk by John & Jane Entwhistle
"Pentrich, England's last Revolution"
Monday 6th November, 17:00
End of season history society and vollunteer social. 5-7pm
Party at Old House Museum
Wednesday 22rd November
Talk by Kames Key
"De-coding the Symbolism of Eyam Church's Wall Paintings"