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Creswell Crags

Type:Cave/Cavern Attraction

Crags Road
Welbeck
Worksop
Nottinghamshire
S80 3LH
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 720 reviews720 reviews
Exploring the Caves

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Concession Exhibition Entry£2.00 per concession
Adult Exhibition Entry£3.00 per adult
Combined Cave Tour Adult£13.50 per adult
Combined Cave Tour Child£10.50 per child
Combined Cave Tour Concession£12.00 per concession
Single Cave Tour Adult£9.00 per adult
Single Cave Tour Concession£8.00 per concession
Sngle Cave Tour Child£7.00 per child

Exhibition Entry is free for children under 16
Cave Tours include Exhibition entry
Combined tours are any two tours - Life in the Ice Age, Rock Art, Witch Mark, Hyena's Den
Rock Art and Hyena's Den Tours available March to September (weather depending due to roosting bats)
Children under 5 years are not allowed into the caves and children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult

Awards

  • Visit EnglandVisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2019
  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impaired

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome - Children under 5 are not allowed in the caves. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult on cave tours.

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality

Parking

  • Parking with charge - £4.00 per car, all day

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted - The gorge and café are dog friendly but dogs are not accepted on cave tours (except for assistance dogs)
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Opening Times

Season (1 Aug 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* Re-opening on August 1st

TripAdvisor

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2020
  • Excellent
    444
  • Very Good
    210
  • Average
    46
  • Poor
    13
  • Terrible
    7

Recent Reviews:

  • qaud1965
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great Cave's
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 25th July 2020
    Wonder ful place to visit. Full of fun and interesting experience to have. Seeing the wonders of Creswell Crags. Have been here many times. Never cease to amaze me. Plenty to do and enjoy. Read full review
  • Inglebar
    Australia
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Fantastic
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 29th July 2020
    One of the best sites I’ve been too. Nigel (I think was his name), was a fantastic guide who was very passionate. He took his time to show us the rock carvings, and gave us plenty of information... Read full review
  • T6096DOjulieg
    Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
    You will only need about an hour.
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 8th August 2020
    A short 1 mile walk around the Crags suitable for all. Lovely on a nice day and free! (apart from the parking) Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From North/South Leave M1 motorway at junction 30 and take A616. At next roundabout take 2nd exit and at next roundabout take 1st exit. At next roundabout take 2nd exit. Continue on A616 to traffic lights at awkward junction and bear left (A616). Continue on A616 passing under low bridge. Continue past rail station sign in Creswell then turn left at brown sign for Creswell Crags Visitor Centre (B6042, Crags Road). Follow road for approx ½ mile and turn right, then turn left into car park.

From East Follow A617 to the M1 motorway roundabout and take 4th exit (M1 north). Leave M1 at junction 30, then follow route from North/South.

From West Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Matalant) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and at traffic lights go straight on. At next roundabout select right hand lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). In approx 4 miles reach M1 motorway roundabout. Select left lane and take 1st exit (M1 north). Leave M1 at junction 30 and follow route from North/South.

Public Transport Directions

Accessible by Public Transport: Creswell station is 1 mile away.

There is a £4.00 charge for all day parking (ticket machines require exact change – change is available from reception).

 

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