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Poole's Cavern & Country Park CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Type:Cave/Cavern Attraction

Green Lane
Buxton
Derbyshire
SK17 9DH
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1632 reviews1632 reviews
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Guide Prices

Adult Ticket £10.50, Child (5 - 16 years) £5.50
Concession Ticket £9.00Family Ticket £28
Group discount available for 10 or more.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering - Cafe serving fairtrade coffee and tea, homemade soups and cakes, toasties, all day breakfasts, daily specials, baked potatoes which choice of fillings including vegetarian options.
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Guided tours for groups

Languages

  • French signs/guides
  • German signs/guides
  • Spanish signs/guides

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted - dogs are very welcome in the visitor centre and cafe with dog treats and water available but for safety we cannot allow dogs on the cavern tour. The country park woods are ideal for dog walking.
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Guided tours mandatory
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • WiFi or internet access

Site Features

  • Regional Tourist Board Member

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups

Opening Times

* OPEN DAILY except Christmas Day Boxing Day and New Years Day
Guided tours leave the Visitor Centre every 20 minutes.
Last entry 4.30pm

TripAdvisor

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    1026
  • Very Good
    508
  • Average
    80
  • Poor
    13
  • Terrible
    5

Recent Reviews:

  • T8629GWelainem
    Stockport, United Kingdom
    Great place to visit.
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 18th March 2020
    Really enjoyed our trip to Poole’s Cavern as never been before.We both found it very interesting & our guide Luke was excellent,very precise & knowledgeable.It was fairly easy to get around depending... Read full review
  • NB1957
    Really enjoyed the tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 31st March 2020
    As others have said a great all weather activity and very well set out with not too many steps and a well laid out route. The regular stopping points and explanations were well placed and the talks... Read full review
  • lauramamczur
    St Helier, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    What a cave!
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 5th April 2020
    Well worth a visit, very interesting. Well organized and highly recommended. This is a great trip for half a day in Buxton. Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Poole's Cavern is a 20 minute walk from Buxton Railway Station and Bus Station. From the Crescent and Tourist Information Centre follow Broad Walk and Temple Road to Green Lane and The Cavern.

By road follow the brown tourist signs from A6, A515 or A53 to Green Lane. Pay and display car park for 80 vehicles priced at £1.50 for 4 hours, or £3.00 all day. Level access to visitor centre.

There is no public transport bus route direct to Poole's Cavern.

The nearest railway station is Buxton, which is 1 mile away.

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