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Heights of Abraham

Type:Cave/Cavern Attraction

Derby Road
Matlock Bath
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Tel01629 582365

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 2108 reviews2108 reviews
Heights of Abraham


Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • On-site catering


  • Parking with charge

Opening Times

Season (11 Feb 2017 - 26 Feb 2017)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:30
Season (4 Mar 2017 - 5 Mar 2017)
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30
Season (11 Mar 2017 - 12 Mar 2017)
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30
Season (18 Mar 2017 - 19 Mar 2017)
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30
Season (25 Mar 2017 - 26 Mar 2017)
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30
Season (27 Mar 2017 - 5 Nov 2017)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:30

* 11th – 26th February – Open daily
March – Open weekends only
27th March – 5th November – Open daily
Times: 10:00am - 4:30pm (later during holidays)


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Recent Reviews:

  • Trish M
    Trip Type:
    Lots to see, breathtaking views
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 13th January 2017
    My other half and I visited and found the whole experience excellent. The views once you take the sky car up are excellent. The staff of the bar/restaurant were friendly and welcoming and we very... Read full review
  • Geoff M
    Derby, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Brill !!!
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 13th January 2017
    We had a great afternoon here with the children, great views of the valley and below from the cable cars, VERY hilly but this is not called the Peak District for nothing !!, Interesting cave tour... Read full review
  • BellaIzabela
    Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    good day out
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 1st January 2017
    Tickets are little pricey but all experience is really good ( I was terrify when cabin stop at the middle of way),Heights of Abraham is friendly for kids,and we absolutely loved caves visit!Little... 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.

Accessible by Public Transport: Matlock Bath station is 0 miles away.

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Heights of Abraham Vista Bar & Restaurant, Matlock BathVista provides a fresh, bright area in which to enjoy Bites and Platters with stunning views down the Derwent Valley.