George Stephenson Day
One of Chesterfield's most famous residents, George Stephenson also known as 'Father of the Railways' for his revolutionary work involving the railways across the country.
Meet George and find out more about his life, why he came to Chesterfield, why he stayed and where he is buried.
You may also like the following events from Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre:
- Next Saturday, 22nd June, 09:00 am, Save A Life in Chesterfield
- Next month, 27th July, 10:00 am, Exhibition: Hidden Heritage, Secret Streams in Chesterfield
- Next month, 30th July, 10:00 am, Chesterfield Medieval Fun Day in Chesterfield