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Places to visit in Derbyshire and the Peak District 2017

Pooles Cavern
Green Lane
Derbyshire, SK17 9DH
Tel: 0129826978

Email : Info@poolescavern.co.uk
Website http://www.poolescavern.co.uk

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Derbyshire's most spectacular natural cavern deep beneath the beautiful High Peak hills of Buxton
Opening Times

Summer Opening Times:

March - October open 9:30am - 5pm

Tours every 20 minutes

Winter Opening Times:

November - February open 10am - 4pm

Weekends: Tours Every 20 minutes

Weekdays: Tours at 10:30am, 12:30pm & 2:30pm

The Cafe @ The Cavern serves food daily from 9.30 am to 4pm

The country park woodland trails are open all hours

Guided tours of the cavern last approx. 45 minutes and leave every 20 minutes throughout the day. There is a constant temperature of 7 degrees in the cavern, so dress warmly. Cameras and flash photography are permitted, however the use of video cameras is restricted for safety reasons (please ask for details).

The tours are conducted by expert guides who will lead visitors along well-maintained paths to the end of the cavern. You can then return at your own pace, take more photographs or talk informally with your guide. All aspects of the cavern's history, geology and related myths and legends will be covered. Please feel free to ask the guide any questions as the tour progresses.

See also

Buxton Museum

Buxton Guide

Buxton Photographs


Poole's Cavern at  Buxton in Derbyshire

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