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The Moorland Centre Edale

The Moorland Centre Edale

Address

Fieldhead,
Edale,
Hope Valley,
S33 7ZA

Details

This flagship centre, a focal point for visitors and ramblers, is ideally placed near the start of the Pennine Way, at the heart of the Vale of Edale. The exhibitions and interactive displays offer an important learning experience.

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPicnic sitePostboxPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessSmoking not allowed

Opening details

closed for lunch - ½ hour

Prices

Free entry

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 122856  Lat: 53.36713 Long: -1.81810

By Railway: Those travelling by train should head for Edale Station.
By Road: The Moorland Centre is in Edale Village.
The best exit points from the motorways are:
northbound on M1 - exit 29 to A671
southbound on M1 - exit 36 to A61 and then on to the A57
northbound on M6 - exit 14 to A34 and then on to the A520
southbound on M6/M56/M60 - exit 27 on to the M60 and then on to the A6

From the east (M1/Sheffield/Chesterfield) take the A6187 into Hope. Turn right at sign to Edale.
From the west (M6/Chapel/Buxton) take unclassified road from Chapel towards Castleton. Turn left at Mam Nick into the Edale Valley.

There is no public parking at the centre (except disabled). Please use the public car parks

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Edale station

Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed