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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

Please see our website

Awards

  • Visit EnglandVistEngland VAQAS Gold VistEngland VAQAS Gold 2017

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing 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

Groups

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

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

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing

Parking

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

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets

Site Features

  • Regional Tourist Board Member

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Opening Times

Season (23 Mar 2019 - 3 Nov 2019)

* Please check the website for current opening times, special events and prices

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1643
  • Very Good
    1180
  • Average
    270
  • Poor
    44
  • Terrible
    18

Recent Reviews:

  • Paul T
    Gloucester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A great experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th April 2019
    Having driven under the cable car a number of times in the past recently during an extended stay in Derbyshire with my wife we decided to visit it. We were not disappointed. Loads of parking. Pay for... Read full review
  • Kelly_L_Holmes
    Eccleshall, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Loved it
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th April 2019
    I love a good cave! These are small compared to other caves and caverns/mines etc I’ve been in but the tour guides were very informative and had a laugh with people. The top cave was busy but the... Read full review
  • jonesandtaylor2015
    Market Rasen, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Good day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 20th April 2019
    Visited this week in the School Easter Holidays and was surprised that it was not over busy. We arrived for when it opened at 10am and was the first to go on the cable cars. Loved the experience... 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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