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Plan Your Visit

Buxton Visitor Centre

The town's new Visitor Centre will provide you with inspiration, information and ideas for great experiences in the town, High Peak and Peak District. Our newly opened gift shop also has an array of locally sourced gifts and bespoke souvenirs.

Visiting us

Buxton Visitor Centre, Pump Room are located within walking distance of other attractions, shopping, bars, and restaurants.

Buxton Station, Buxton Market Place, Buxton Opera House, The University of Derby Campus and The Springs Shopping Centre are within 10 minutes walk.

Open times

Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Friday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Saturday 10:00 am to 4:00pm

Open derbyshire half term and bank holiday mondays

How To find us


The Pump Room is accessible by wheelchair and electric scooter. The Buxton Crescent Visitor Experience will be accessible by wheelchair
Assistance dogs are welcome in the Pump Room and Buxton Crescent Heritage Experience. Hearing Impairments-Induction loops are installed in The Pump Room and will be installed in The Buxton Crescent Heritage Experience

Accessible Derbyshire have further details and advice on access in the town and county

Useful websites

  •  Explore Buxton Website
  • Visit Buxton Website
  •  Opera House Website
  •  Buxton Museum Website
  •  Poole’s Cavern Website
  • Pavilion Gardens Website
  •  Visit Peak District Website
  •  Buxton Cinema Website
  •  Devonshire Dome
  •  Let’s Go Peak District

Public transport

Family visits

Buxton Visitor Centre and Pump Room welcome families.

We are free to visit during opening hours.Families can book for the Crescent Visitor Experience and events in The Assembly Room.

For further details on special family events please check our Events page.


Pay and Display Parking bays are by Buxton Opera House.

Town Centre Car Parks:

Town Hall,Pavilion Gardens and Springs Shopping Centre.

Group visits

The Pump Room
and Buxton Visitor Centre
welcome groups are free
to visit during opening hours.

Group bookings for the
Buxton Crescent Visitor Experience
and events in The
Assembly Room are available.

To make a booking or discuss your groups requirements please email us

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