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Heights of Abraham

Type:Cave/Cavern Attraction

Derby Road
Matlock Bath
Matlock
Derbyshire
DE4 3NT
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Heights of Abraham

Guide Prices

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Facilities

Site Features

  • Regional Tourist Board Member

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Languages

  • French signs/guides - Please ask at ticket office
  • German signs/guides - Please ask at ticket office
  • Italian signs/guides - Please ask at ticket office
  • Spanish signs/guides - Please ask at ticket office

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Catering

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

Parking

  • Parking with charge - Pay and display car park in the village.

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing

Groups

  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Guided tours for groups

Accessibility

  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired

Opening Times

Season (10 Feb 2018 - 25 Feb 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30
Season (3 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - FridayClosed
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30
Season (17 Mar 2018 - 4 Nov 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30

* Please check the website for current opening times.

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1348
  • Very Good
    1044
  • Average
    240
  • Poor
    38
  • Terrible
    15

Recent Reviews:

  • Kirsty W
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Our visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 18th February 2018
    The heights of Abraham is a must do activity if you visit matlock. You travel on a skyride up to the cliffs of matlock and the view is fantastic . There is also gift shops and exhibitions you can do... Read full review
  • Richard C
    Northampton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    A great afternoon out.
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 16th February 2018
    We were lucky with the weather. The cable cars were very enjoyable for the whole family providing great views. Both cave tours were enjoyable. Staff were polite, friendly and knowledgeable. I’ll be... Read full review
  • AliceAnn246
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Good
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 14th February 2018
    Lots to see and do, so long as the weather is good! Cable car ride there and back, good views. Not good if you don't like heights! Caves were interesting, staff had lots of knowledge and helpful. All... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The Heights of Abraham is located in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales in the village of Matlock Bath. Travelling by car it is situated on the A6, 18 miles north of Derby. It is signposted from M1 junction 28 and A6 approach roads. There are frequent rail services from Nottingham, Derby to Matlock Bath. The cable car is a 3 minute walk from the Station. Bus services are frequent to Matlock Bath.

 

Public Transport Directions

By Train

We are just a short walk (around 400m) from Matlock Bath station. There are hourly Monday to Saturday train services to Matlock Bath from Derby, Long Eaton, Beeston and Nottingham. On Sundays direct trains operate from Nottingham Beeston, Long Eaton and Derby every two hours.

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By Bus

There are frequent bus services to Matlock Bath from all the major surrounding towns and cities. Both services stop very close to our cable car Base Station.

The Transpeak High Peak Buses service running hourly between Derby and Manchester stopping right outside our entrance! Show your Transpeak ticket for a brilliant 20% off our Cable Car! Terms: Present your valid Ticket(s) for the day of your visit or Transpeak travel pass. Offer is valid for full paying Adult, Child and Senior. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

The Sixes 6.1 Trent Barton service running between Derby and Bakewell Use a Zigzag or Mango & SAVE 20%.  Terms: Present your valid Zigzag Ticket(s) for the day of your visit or Mango card. Offer is valid for full paying Adult, Child and Senior. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

Yourbus 110,111,140 & 141 service running from Matlock, Alfreton, Ripley and Ashbourne.  Save 20% with bus ticket or Genie card.  Terms: Present your valid Ticket(s) or Genie Card. Offer is valid for full paying Adult, Child and Senior. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

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