6 Best Caves and Mines In Chalton Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Caves and Mines In Chalton

We've rounded up the best caves and mines in Chalton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 6 Chalton caves and mines to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, or tourist attractions. 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.

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People looking at cave carvings at Royston Cave

Royston Cave

  • Royston
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Royston Cave is unique in Europe. Believed to date from the 13th Century, it is a man-made cavern in the shape of a beehive, with a small aperture at...

People at climbing wall at The Pinnacle in Northampton

The Pinnacle

  • Northampton
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

At The Pinnacle there are lots of ways to get kids involved in climbing at the Pinnacle. They welcome all from absolute beginners just looking for a...

Skate board at The XC in Hemel Hempstead

The XC

  • Hemel Hempstead
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Features at The XC include a super modern skate park, a 14m indoor climbing wall, one of the biggest organic indoor caving systems in the world, mult...

Entrance to Hellfire Caves in West Wycombe

Hellfire Caves

  • West Wycombe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

The HellFire Caves go deep into the West Wycombe Hill. A quarter of a mile underground the narrow winding passages take you into various chambers suc...

Outside view of Kelvedon Hatch Nuclear Bunker

Kelvedon Hatch Nuclear Bunker

  • Kelvedon Hatch
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

Take your family on a day out to a former top secret location, and you’ll find t hat Essex has been prepared for far worse than chilly weather. Benea...

Aerial view of ancient flint mines at Grimes Graves in Thetford

Grimes Graves

  • Thetford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

At Grimes Graves today, visitors (10+) can descend 9 metres (30 ft) by ladder into one excavated shaft, an unforgettable experience: the only Neolith...

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