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Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

Green Ln, Buxton SK17 9DH, UK

Caves

About Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

This great carboniferous limestone cavern is one of the finest show caves in England and boasts many strange and wondrous formations and so more.  There has been Evidence of prehistoric life from the Neolithic and early Bronze ages have been found. It will be a new experience visiting this place.



Attractions near Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

Solomon’s Temple0.88km from Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

Solomon's Temple, also known as Grinlow Tower, is a Victorian folly near the spa metropolis of Buxton inside the Derbyshire Peak District.  The structure is a 20-foot-high, two-story tower built on top of a Bronze Age barrow, sitting on top of a ridge at a height of 440 meters above sea level.  The tower does not contain anything other than the staircase to the top. It is a Grade II listed building.

The Pavilion Gardens1.03km from Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

The Pavilion Gardens is a beautiful, historic venue Set within twenty-three acres of magnificent, landscaped gardens and play areas, dating back to 1871 which superbly shows off the Victorian splendor of Buxton.  The unique personality and characteristics of this Grade II listed building also provides the ideal backdrop for private bookings and Pavilion Gardens offers comprehensive and bespoke packages for weddings and special occasions, conferences and meetings, festivals and events.

Buxton Museum & Art Gallery1.15km from Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

Buxton Museum and Art Gallery focuses its collection on history, geology and archaeology primarily from the Peak District and Derbyshire. With over 1,200 objects on display, covering 360 million years of history. Geology: explore a time when sharks swam across the Peak District and when giant dragonflies rule the sky! Ice Age Animals.

Errwood Reservoir4.47km from Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

Errwood Reservoir is a drinking-water reservoir in the Peak District National Park, Derbyshire, close to the counties of Cheshire and Staffordshire.  It was situated in a naturally beautiful location and it provides drinking water for the town of Stockport and its surrounding areas, and it holds 4,215 million liters.

Ruin of Errwood Hall4.76km from Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

This once-magnificent country house, enjoying wonderful views over the picturesque Goyt Valley, is now just a sad pile of stones. It survived for less than 100 years. It was built around 1843 and demolished in 1934. Click on any of the posts below for information relating to the hall. I’ve managed to collect quite a few old photos showing the hall in all its former glory. The Hall still gets thousands of visitors every year, drawn to the mystique of the mansion in the woods.

Shining Tor5.68km from Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

Shining Tor is a hill with a height of 559 meters above sea level in the Peak District of England.  One of the beautiful trekking destinations and The views from the top are superb on a clear day. Looking out over the Cheshire Plain, you'll easily pick out the hills of the Clwydian Range in North Wales and the Wrekin in Shropshire, as well as numerous local landmarks, including Shutlingsloe, and the large Lovell radio telescope at Jodrell Bank.

Where is Poole's Cavern & Buxton Country Park

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Derbyshire is a county in the East Midlands of England. A substantial portion of the Peak District National Park lies within Derbyshire, containing the southern extremity of the Pennine range of hills which extend into the north of the county.