Best Caves and Mines In Shropshire

We've rounded up the best caves and mines in Shropshire in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 5 Shropshire 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.

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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...

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...

Black Country Living Museum4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Dudley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

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...

Corris Mine Explorers

  • Machynlleth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Delve around the secret underground world of a Welsh slate mine, with one of Wales' top Mine Explorers; abandoned and forgotten yet full of relics, s...

King Arthurs Labyrinth

  • Machynlleth
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

King Arthur’s Labyrinth is a magical underground experience led by costumed characters, installations and legends of yore. Will you live to tell the...

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