14 Best Caves and Mines In Liverpool Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Caves and Mines In Liverpool

We've rounded up the best caves and mines in Liverpool in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 14 Liverpool caves and mines to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions, or 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.

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Family in Queensway Tunnel Tour in Liverpool

Queensway Tunnel Tour

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

Queensway Tunnel Tour is a fascinating insight under the surface of George's Dock, which welcomes families with kids over 10 years old who are confid...

Outside view of Williamson Tunnels in Liverpool

Williamson Tunnels Heritage Centre

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

Is there anything more exciting for a kid than exploring a cave? The Williamson Tunnels Heritage Centre provides a walk through insight into the fasc...

People paintballing at Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker in Nantwich

Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker

  • Nantwich
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

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...

Tour guide at Air Raid Shelters in Stockport

Air Raid Shelters

  • Stockport
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

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...

Archaeological mine with tunnels in Great Orme Ancient Mines in Llandudno

Great Orme Bronze Age Copper Mines

  • Llandudno
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

The Great Orme Bronze Age Copper Mines were uncovered in 1987 during a local government scheme to landscape this area of the Great Orme. The secret c...

People cave climbing at Go Below in Betws-y-Coed

Go Below

  • Betws-Y-Coed
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

If you've got an adventurer in the making and you've got the nerve to accompany them, you simply can't do better than Go Below ! An amazing subterran...

View from Hawkstone Park Follies in Shrewsbury

Hawkstone Park Follies

  • Shrewsbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

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

Someone going across a bridge at Zip World Slate Caverns in Gwynedd

Zip World Slate Caverns

  • Blaenau Ffestiniog
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Zip World Slate Caverns is home to crazy adventures for the whole family above and below ground. Kick off your action-packed day out with a ride on Z...

Family exploring Poole's Cavern in Buxton

Poole's Cavern & Country Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Buxton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

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...

Quarry explorer truck at Llechwedd Slate Caverns in Blaenau Ffestiniog

The Slate Caverns

  • Blaenau Ffestiniog
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Generations of families have had their lives defined by the mining industry. A t Llechwedd Deep Mine, you have a chance to interact with their storie...

Tunnel at Blue-John Cavern and Mine in Castleton

Blue-John Cavern and Mine

  • Castleton
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

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...

Cave wall in Treak Cliff Cavern in Castleton

Treak Cliff Cavern5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Castleton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

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

People on canal boat at Speedwell Cavern in Castleton

Speedwell Cavern5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Castleton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

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...

Man in Peak Cavern in Castleton

Peak Cavern

  • Castleton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

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...

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