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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 - 1262 reviews1262 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.

Awards

  • Visit EnglandVistEngland VAQAS VistEngland VAQAS 2016

Facilities

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups

Languages

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

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

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

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

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Guided tours 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 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    784
  • Very Good
    405
  • Average
    58
  • Poor
    11
  • Terrible
    4

Recent Reviews:

  • Davidhoff
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Excellent
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 14th February 2018
    Great place and the guide so enthusiastic about the cavern, and very informative. Would go back again. Read full review
  • Dino6565
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Entertaining
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 14th February 2018
    We decided to visit here as last year we went to the Devils Ar@e. This was also impressive. Good tour by a very enthusiastic tour guide (Ewan). Took around 45 mins. Coffee shop is also good with a... Read full review
  • Andy M
    Ainsdale, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    very good
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 13th February 2018
    we went on the cavern tour it was very interesting plenty of photos to take they have a cafe as well would recommend 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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