Poole's Cavern, Buxton

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Poole's Cavern, Buxton

Landmark - Address: Green Lane, Buxton Derbyshire, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 9DH

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ProDecently priced, family friendly tour into some fa...

ConsDripped on, public transport not the best, facilit...

Caves are part eerie / part peaceful places and you’d be forgiven in thinking if you’ve seen one, you’ve seen them all. Personally, I find caves fascinating as they always seem to have different origin stories and histories, and Poole’s Cavern in Buxton, Derbyshire is no different, so if you are...

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“Next Stop is Seventh Heaven”

published 01/06/2007

ProRelatively unspoilt, natural cave, with bats.

ConsSlippery underfoot, bats droppings, temporary buil...

** How to Get There ** The spa town of Buxton, in Derbyshire, is on the A6, which is the main road that dissects the Peak District. Poole’s Cavern, and Grin Low and Buxton Country Park which is above the caves, is well signposted from the main routes in and out of Buxton, and is situated in the...

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Pro Lots of history, Educational

Cons Damp and dark, Expensive

Poole's Cavern is situated just under a mile outside of the Derbyshire town of Buxton, on the fringe of the Peak District National Park. During a recent visit to the town I actually stumbled upon this place quite by accident, and since the weather was abysmal for trudging around I decided to pay...

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Excellent

ProHistorical, exciting, captivating

Conscold, dark and damp

When you think of the Victorians, with their fancy skirts and stiff collars it's hard to imagine the gentry of the time doing little more than having tea in the parlour or strolling in the park on a sunny afternoon. It seems though that our Victorian ancestors were a lot more adventurous than...

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Landmark - Address: Green Lane, Buxton Derbyshire, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 9DH

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Address: Green Lane, Buxton Derbyshire, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 9DH

City: Buxton

Type: Landmark

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