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Best Caves and Mines In Willington

We've rounded up the best caves and mines in Willington in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you.

There are 14 Willington caves and mines to pick from.

Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the caves and mines we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

  1. Ruins at Peak District Lead Mining Museum in Matlock

    Peak District Lead Mining Museum

    Matlock

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    Peak District Lead Mining Museum gives you a great chance to explore the fascinating history of the lead mining industry in Derbyshire, and of the fa...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 18.4 miles from Willington
  2. Girls in Temple Mine at Matlock Bath

    Temple Mine

    Matlock Bath

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    The Peak District Mining Museum and Temple Mine are related attractions either side of the road, with a great combo ticket discount scheme to encoura...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 18.4 miles from Willington
  3. Cable cars at The Heights of Abraham in Matlock Bath

    The Heights of Abraham

    Matlock Bath

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    Welcome to one of the Peak District's oldest and most popular days out, an attraction where stunning natural beauty is matched by human achievement a...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 18.7 miles from Willington
  4. Kids exploring City of Caves in Nottingham

    City of Caves

    Nottingham

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    At City of Caves discover a hidden world beneath your feet underneath the streets of Nottingham. Explore original sandstone caves with the actor-led...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 18.8 miles from Willington
  5. Family exploring Poole's Cavern in Buxton

    Poole's Cavern & Country Park

    Buxton

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    For centuries, curious visitors to Buxton have explored and marvelled at the natural subterranean world that is Poole's Cavern! Known as the ‘First W...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 31.3 miles from Willington
  6. Black Country Living Museum

    Black Country Living Museum

    Dudley

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    You don’t need a time machine to time travel! Visit the 26-acre open-air Black Country Living Museum to discover a corner of the world frozen in time...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 31.5 miles from Willington
  7. Lake at Creswell Crags in Worksop

    Creswell Crags

    Worksop

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    Creswell Crags is an ancient limestone gorge honeycombed with intriguing caves and smaller fissures. Cool stone tools and remains of animals found in...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 32.3 miles from Willington
  8. Man in Peak Cavern in Castleton

    Peak Cavern

    Castleton

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    Peak Cavern - unravel the deep dark mysteries of the Devil's Arse and step into the unique world of Peak Cavern. Unusual rock formations, the eerie s...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 34.9 miles from Willington
  9. People on canal boat at Speedwell Cavern in Castleton

    Speedwell Cavern

    Castleton

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    Speedwell Cavern takes you on an incredible underground journey by boat. Enter the inner world of the underground cave system in the heart of the Pea...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 35 miles from Willington
  10. Cave wall in Treak Cliff Cavern in Castleton

    Treak Cliff Cavern

    Castleton

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    Treak Cliff Cavern in an underground wonderland of stalactites, stalagmites, rocks, minerals and fossils. Home to Blue John Stone, a rare form of Flu...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 35.4 miles from Willington
  11. Tunnel at Blue-John Cavern and Mine in Castleton

    Blue-John Cavern and Mine

    Castleton

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    The Blue John Cavern is steeped in history and old mining equipment is on view inside the cavern. Guided tours are conducted through the cave system...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 35.5 miles from Willington
  12. People paintballing at Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker in Nantwich

    Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker

    Nantwich

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    In 1941 Hack Green, a site previously used as a bombing decoy site for the main railway centre at Crewe was chosen to become RAF Hack Green, to prote...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 42.2 miles from Willington
  13. View from Hawkstone Park Follies in Shrewsbury

    Hawkstone Park Follies

    Shrewsbury

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    Some of the magnificent Hawkstone Park Follies highlights include Grotto Hill, where you can explore a pitch-dark labyrinth of ancient mines cut into...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 44.6 miles from Willington
  14. Tour guide at Air Raid Shelters in Stockport

    Air Raid Shelters

    Stockport

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    Air Raid Shelters Stockport, gives you and the kids the opportunity to come and experience life as it was during a 'black out' in wartime Britain, su...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 45.8 miles from Willington