Best Caves and Mines In Breighton, East Yorkshire

We've rounded up the best caves and mines in Breighton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 9 Breighton 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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Mother Shipton's Cave

  • Knaresborough
  • Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Behold the magic at Mother Shipton's Cave and discover the hidden powers of the magical water of the incredible Petrifying Well that turns all it tou...

National Coal Mining Museum5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Wakefield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Go on an adventure 140m underground at the National Coal Mining Museum. It’ll give the family a chance to see a century old tradition usually hidden...

Creswell Crags5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Worksop
  • Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

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

RAF Holmpton Bunker Tours

  • Withernsea
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

RAF Holmpton is a massive Underground Command Centre, which has been rebuilt several times over its 60 years and has just been newly refurbished. You...

Stump Cross Caverns

  • Harrogate
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

Stump Cross Caverns is one of Britain's premier show caves, located in Nidderdale on the border of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. They are a site...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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