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City of Caves

Garner's Hill, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 1HF

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About

Please note: the main entrance has moved from the upper mall in Broadmarsh Shopping Centre to the bottom of the steps at the back of Nottingham Contemporary.

Open 7 days a week from 10am - 5pm (last entry 4pm)

Immerse yourself in the winding passageways of a labyrinthine world. Witness the lives of the people who found themselves living and working shrouded in a damp, dark but safe world.

Soak up the extraordinary atmosphere of the ancient caves carved deep beneath Nottingham’s city centre, including WW2 air raid shelters and a medieval tannery.

Audio Tours:
Everyday from 10:30am to 5:00pm. Last admission 4pm

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Admission Prices:
Adults £8.75
Under 18s £7.65
Under 5s FREE
Students £7.65
Over 60s £7.95
Family ticket £26.95 (4 people, max 2 adults)

Joint ticket with the National Justice Museum:
Adult: £17.60
Family: £53.63 (4 people, max 2 adults)
Further joint ticket options are available for under 18s and over 60s.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The entrance is at the bottom of the steps besides the Nottingham Contemporary art gallery. Just a 7 minute walk from Nottingham train station, or a few minutes walk from the Lace Market tram stop. Nearest car park: Stoney Street.

Facilities

Other

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Family Fun
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Groups Accepted - Groups welcome
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals - performance tours available
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Groups
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed Towards Students / Youth
  • Max group size - 100
  • Min group size - Groups welcome
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Parking (charge) - nearest car parks are at Broadmarsh, Fletchergate and Stoney Street.
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages

Payment Methods

  • All major credit/debit cards accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre - accessed through the broadmarsh shopping centre

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Venue Facilities

  • Shop

Opening Times

City of Caves (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 17:00

* Open 7 days a week from 1 April 2022
Opening times may change during school holidays.

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