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What an absolutely lovely place to visit. 2 adults, 2 kids under 10 and a dog. We had such a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Claire1984H
via mobile
They say first impressions stick with you....

I hadn't been to Creswell Crags before despite living only 30 mins away.Parking was fair at £3 for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Louise M
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Creswell Crags is a world famous archaeological site, a limestone gorge with caves and lake, home to Britain's only known Ice Age Cave Art. This art is thought to date to about 13,000 years ago and provide a glimpse into the rich culture and...more
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Crags Rd | Welbeck, Worksop S80 3LH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What an absolutely lovely place to visit. 2 adults, 2 kids under 10 and a dog. We had such a pleasent time exploring and making memories. Hubby got a take out coffee and myself and the children used the loo's. Coffee tasted good and the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't been to Creswell Crags before despite living only 30 mins away.Parking was fair at £3 for the day . On arrival at the visitors centre, despite only 2 people in front of us we were stood waiting in line for a good 10...More

1  Thank Louise M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by on a whim on Saturday and I’m so glad we did. Bought the combined ticked which included a tour of the ice age cave and the cave art tour. The staff are very personable - from the ladies at the front desk to...More

Thank SarahEmily84
Creswell C, Public Relations Manager at Creswell Crags, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi SarahEmily, Thanks for taking the time to review us, we appreciate all feedback we receive. I will pass your lovely comments on to the staff, they'll be thrilled! We look forward to welcoming you again soon with your annual pass! x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great visit to a beautiful area. Our family of four went on one of the cave tours. The tour needed a helmet with a light which are a bit heavy. The tour was interesting and our guide very knowledgable. We also visited the museum containing...More

1  Thank Dazzla1989
Creswell C, Public Relations Manager at Creswell Crags, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dazzla, Thanks for taking the time to review us, we appreciate all feedback we receive. We are getting new helmets, int he next few weeks, as i know what you mean about them being a tad on the cumbersome side! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a place you could spend the day picnicing.There is an interesting walk around the lake looking at caves used by cavemen.you can pay to get a guided tour into some of the caves.The cafe is clean and tidy with the usual selection of...More

1  Thank Markuspil
Creswell C, Public Relations Manager at Creswell Crags, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to review us, we appreciate all feedback we receive. Your lovely feedback is very much appreciated, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Creswell crags has a lovely cafe with both inside & outside sitting. Though they could do with more than 2 sun parsols. Dogs are welcome in the outside setting area & there are water bowls. The walk round the lake is gentle but mind the...More

Thank rachelrem95
Creswell C, Front Office Manager at Creswell Crags, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rachel Thanks for taking the time to review us, we appreciate all feedback we receive. As part of the gorge is a public bridleway, we can't help the horse muck, but I will call the equestrian centre and ask them to do a clean...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I very much enjoy coming to this attraction. It has been refurbished since we first found. It and now has an updated museum, cafe and amenities. The are tours.into the caves to see the art, but these have to be booked in advance. However, it...More

1  Thank HelenPick
Creswell C, Public Relations Manager at Creswell Crags, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Helen, Thanks for taking the time to review us, we appreciate all feedback we receive. I'm so glad you enjoy coming to us, thank you for the lovely comments! Hopefully see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing, beautiful and fascinating place. Able to get forces and student discount. Didn’t sample the cafe. Took part in the cave art tour which lasted at least an hour and was extremely informative. Awesome to see the cave engravings made up to 14,000 years...More

2  Thank Amy Y
Creswell C, Public Relations Manager at Creswell Crags, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Amy, thanks for taking the time to review us, we appreciate all feedback we receive. I'm glad you had a great time with us, and we cant wait to welcome you back in the future!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant day, guide was very informative. Learned alot and highly recommended. Great family day out but also great for adults.

1  Thank Sandra S
Creswell C, Public Relations Manager at Creswell Crags, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sandra, Thank you for taking the time to review us, we appreciate all feedback we receive! So glad you enjoyed your visit, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying near by so called to visit just to take a walk. Parking was easy there was plenty of spaces, there is a parking fee of £3 and you need the correct change The ticket machine is near the visitor centre so bare...More

1  Thank Deborah E
Creswell C, Public Relations Manager at Creswell Crags, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Deborah, thanks for taking the time to review us, we appreciate all feedback we receive. There is change available at reception if you need change for the parking meter. We'd love to know how we can get the 5th star from you, so please...More

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Response from Livmtb1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but best to keep them on leads.
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Response from lucanor1 | Reviewed this property |
As others have answered, you have to pay for the caves. We live about 15 miles away, and first went for a walk, coffee and museum visit. This gave us the impression that we wanted to visit the caves as well, so we returned... More
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