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Poole's Cavern & Country Park

Type:Cave/Cavern Attraction

Green Lane
Buxton
Derbyshire
SK17 9DH
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1548 reviews1548 reviews
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Guide Prices

Adult Ticket £9.75, Child (5 - 16 years) £5.25
Concession Ticket £8.50, Family Ticket £26
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.
  • 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)
  • Guided tours mandatory
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

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 3.45pm

TripAdvisor

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    976
  • Very Good
    484
  • Average
    74
  • Poor
    12
  • Terrible
    4

Recent Reviews:

  • PNE02031956
    Preston, United Kingdom
    Lovely experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 21st August 2019
    Short walk from Buxton centre with regular tours (aprox 40 minutes) this is well worth a visit. Our guide was called Ashley and obviously enjoys his job, very enthusiastic and knowledgable with a... Read full review
  • Yocky945
    Treharris, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Good experience
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 22nd August 2019
    Stopped in buxton for a few days, decided to visit poole's cave. Found it an interesting visit with lots of information from our guide Lucas, the small cafe had a good selection to eat, had some... Read full review
  • AnnaGuernsey
    Guernsey, United Kingdom
    Interesting caves
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 22nd August 2019
    On a wet day going underground seemed like the obvious choice. We had a very interesting visit into the caves with Lucas, our tour guide. He was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic but spoke way to... 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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