Rock Art Tours at Creswell Crags
This is your chance to see Britain's only known Ice Age Rock Art, which was discovered by archaeologists in 2003. these engravings of animals, birds and motifs are 13,000 years old, making Church Hole Cave the oldest art gallery in the country.
Booking is essential
For your safety please wear flat shoes, boots or trainers. Hard hats and lights will be provided at the beginning of your tour.
Due to the nature of the cave interiors we would recommend that groups with under 5s and people who have mobility concerns seek advice when booking.
Adults £8.00, Concessions £7.00, Children £6.00. Price includes entrance to exhibition.
|Season Dates||Opening Hours|
|Fri 1 Mar 2013 - Mon 30 Sep 2013||Sat - Sun 10:00 to 17:30|
|Notes||March to September only: Tour runs at weekends and during Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire school holidays only.
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Crags Road, Welbeck, S80 3LH
Map reference: SK 538744 Lat: 53.26449 Long: -1.19456
Parking £2 for all day
Leave M1 motorway at junction 30 and take A616. At next roundabout take 2nd exit and at next roundabout take 1st exit. At next roundabout take 2nd exit. Continue on A616 to traffic lights at awkward junction and bear left (A616). Continue on A616 passing under low bridge. Continue past rail station sign in Creswell then turn left at brown sign for Creswell Crags Visitor Centre (B6042, Crags Road). Follow road for approx ½ mile and turn right, then turn left into car park.
Follow A617 to the M1 motorway roundabout and take 4th exit (M1 north). Leave M1 at junction 30, then follow route from North/South.
Follow A619 eastwards to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and at traffic lights go straight on. At next roundabout select right hand lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). In approx 4 miles reach M1 motorway roundabout. Select left lane and take 1st exit (M1 north). Leave M1 at junction 30 and follow route from North/South.
Parking : with charge
Accessible by Public Transport : 1 mile (1.6 kms) from Creswell station
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|Sat 6, Sun 7 Jul 2013||RSPB Big Wildlife Weekender|
|Sat 13 Jul 2013||The Archaeology of Creswell Crags|
|Fri 19 Jul 2013||Sherlock Holmes and the Hound fo the Baskervilles|
|Fri 26 Jul 2013||Bolsover Brass Summer School Performance|
|Fri 26 Jul 2013||From Fact to Fiction|