…with expert guides, explore the vast limestone caverns and see how crystal stalactites have lined the chambers over millions of years. Stroll though beautiful woodland trails to a panoramic Peak District hilltop viewpoint.
If this sounds like your sort of day out, Poole’s Cavern in Buxton is the all weather location where you can shelter from the rain or find cool in the shade.
Explore Poole’s Cavern with our expert guides and journey through the beautifully illuminated chambers and paved walkways to discover yourself the magnificent underground scenery of the Peak District.
Take a virtual tour of the Poole’s Cavern chambers, but, if you want it to be a surprise, skip this bit and see it in real life.
Take a stroll through Buxton Country Park and follow one of our woodland sculpture trails to the hilltop viewpoint of Solomon’s Temple with spectacular peak land views.
Our Visitor centre includes the Cafe@ the Cavern with a wide range of delicious produce including daily specials, light snacks and fair trade coffee. The cafe also has free WIFI to keep you in touch with the World.
Also our rock shop with gems and mineral samples, jewellery and Peak District products, including…
Rock, crystal and gemstone gifts.
Onyx carved gifts, candle holders, stone goblets etc.
Guide Books, maps nature guides and other local interest publications
Cottage Delight Jams, Chutneys and preserves
Wild Olive Soaps and Candles
If the weather is good, then, eat, drink and chat about your visit in our beautiful outdoor seating areas.
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
Entry prices 2018 Adult £9.95, Child £5.50, Family £27.00
Storm Warning 12th to 14th January The Met office has issued a storm warning for the Peak District as Storm Brendan crosses the country over the next 48 hours. Buxton Civic Association advise avoiding entering woodland areas around Buxton including the country park during high winds as there is an increased risk of falling branches and trees on to footpaths. When tree clearing work is taking place please observe and adhere to safety notices and instructions and do not enter taped off work areas. ... See MoreSee Less