Speedwell Cavern


Speedwell Cavern

A fascinating boat ride through the flooded workings of an 18th Century lead mine.


A fascinating boat ride through the flooded workings of an 18thC lead mine. The boat trips are fully supervised by experienced guides and take you deep inside a limestone hill to the 'Bottomless Pit', a huge underground lake in the natural Speedwell Cavern.


  • Clear signage throughout venue


  • Accessible by public transport

Our Facilities

  • On-site light refreshments
  • Children welcome
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Guided tours for groups
  • Parking with charge
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Guided tours for individuals
  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

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