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Poole's Cavern & Country Park

Type:Cave/Cavern Attraction

Green Lane
Buxton
Derbyshire
SK17 9DH
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Tel01298 26978

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 976 reviews976 reviews
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Guide Prices

Adult Ticket £9.00, Child (5 - 16 years) £5
Concession Ticket £8.00, Family Ticket £25
Group discount available for 10 or more.

Awards

  • Visit EnglandVistEngland VAQAS VistEngland VAQAS 2016

Facilities

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Guided tours mandatory
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • Picnic site

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Groups

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

Accessibility

  • Disabled toilets

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

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    598
  • Very Good
    316
  • Average
    49
  • Poor
    10
  • Terrible
    3

Recent Reviews:

  • Wendy R
    Buxton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great fo children and Adults
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 19th January 2017
    Walk upto Solomon's Temple for fantastic views of the surrounding area, woods to walk through, followed by a trip down Poole's Cavern and excellent food in the café. Added advantage sit and watch the... Read full review
  • 257brian
    Derbyshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Amazing
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 18th January 2017
    Certainly well worth a visit we took our Grandaughters who at the time where 9 and 7. They found it very interesting and magical. Wrap up warm, you would enjoy it better. Read full review
  • Lewis-reed
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Brilliant Guide and Very Interesting Experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th January 2017
    Visited midweek so our tour group was small, our guide Ashley with brilliant, he made the tour funny and very interesting. The cavern itself is incredible, we will definitely be visiting again! 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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