With a wealth of cultural and entertainment venues in the area, the Cathedral Quarter is the heartbeat of the city with a unique and vibrant atmosphere.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery, located on the beautiful Strand, is home to a fascinating and diverse range of internationally important collections whilst The Silk Mill Museum, situated on the banks of the River Derwent, displays fascinating items from Derby’s rich industrial heritage.

Located on the Market Place, QUAD is a modern cinema, gallery, café bar and workshop venue, whilst the nearby Guildhall Theatre offers intimate live theatre and musical performances throughout the year.

Situated on Chapel Street, Déda is a unique venue offering a dance focussed arts programme of performances, classes and development activity whilst Derby Cathedral on Iron Gate hosts services, concerts and events throughout the year.

As well as fantastic venues, the Cathedral Quarter is also home to a diverse range of events and entertainment throughout the year including the regular CQ Saturdays events, Derby Comedy Festival, Derby Feste and Derby Folk Festival.