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Heights of Abraham

Type:Cave/Cavern Attraction

Derby Road
Matlock Bath
Matlock
Derbyshire
DE4 3NT
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 2472 reviews2472 reviews
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 (27 Mar 2017 - 5 Nov 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:30

* Please check the website for current opening times.

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1230
  • Very Good
    977
  • Average
    219
  • Poor
    36
  • Terrible
    14

Recent Reviews:

  • deeeky88
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Fun day out
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th August 2017
    Fairly expensive for the 5 of us to visit but we all enjoyed it. The cable car ride was an experience - more nerve racking for some than others! The tour guides in both the mines were informative... Read full review
  • gr0bs0n1
    Stafford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    A fascinating place to visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th August 2017
    This is a great attraction which is good value with the cable cars and all the various tours and exhibits included in the ticket price. It is really good for families and also people who want to... Read full review
  • Innyperson
    Stafford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Expensive for our length of stay
    3 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th August 2017
    We did not spend long here at all as it was raining when we arrived. The cable car ride is good but very short. The cave tour was interesting (we did this first) but we then went to the fossil... 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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