The Old Hall

The Old Hall has been here since the 16th Century, listen to the audio above to hear about one of its famous visitors.

Derbyshire described, 1610, by John Speede. The Old Hall and St Anne’s Well are illustrated in the bottom right corner.

Derbyshire described, 1610, by John Speede. The Old Hall and St Anne’s Well are illustrated in the bottom right corner.


Copy of Mary Queen of Scot’s Praise for Buxton, photograph by J.R. Board, 20th century

Copy of Mary Queen of Scot’s Praise for Buxton, photograph by J.R. Board, 20th century


The Old Hall was one of many hotels for a tourist looking to take the waters.

The Old Hall was one of many hotels for a tourist looking to take the waters.