Tissington Well Dressings


Derbyshire, Tissington, Derbyshire, DE6 1RA

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Tissington Well Dressings


This ancient custom is all but unique to Derbyshire. It's the art of decorating wells and springs with pictures made using only natural materials.

The beautiful village of Tissington will again host it's fantastic display of Well Dressings.


1. Hands Well at the north end of the village, near the Post Office

2. Children’s Well on Rakes Lane, nearly opposite Hands Well. A small additional dressing located nearby.

3. Hall Well opposite Tissington Hall

4. Yew Tree Well at the south end of the village, near the start of The Avenue leading to Tissington Gates

5. Town Well at the eastern end of the Village Green, near the duck pond

6. Coffin Well in the garden of a house on Chapel Lane (follow the signs via a footpath from the Town Well)


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Tissington Village

 Ask at Herbert’s Tearooms for directions to sites


Opening Times

Season (26 May 2022 - 1 June 2022)
Thursday00:00 - 00:00

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