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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 - 754 reviews754 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

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2020
  • Excellent
    473
  • Very Good
    213
  • Average
    47
  • Poor
    14
  • Terrible
    7

Recent Reviews:

  • mandydO9089IH
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Fantastic guided cave experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 19th October 2020
    An incredible guided tour of the Robin Hood cave. Simon took us on a wonderful journey back in time. Tom (7) loved the cave, hearing about the Ice Age, seeing the range of ancient tools, and holding... Read full review
  • stella12009
    Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Go often for walks
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th October 2020
    Lovely and peaceful. quiet surroundings. Clear signs that tell you more about the caves and the history of them. Read full review
  • Travelpony
    Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great family day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 21st October 2020
    Really interesting and enjoyable day out with lots to do and see in the fresh air. Cave tours are personalised and the perfect length and you’re free to wander around the lake and surrounding areas... 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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