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COVID-19 Announcement 

 In line with latest Government guidance the Buxton Visitor Centre and new Buxton Crescent Visitor Experience will unfortunately remain closed until further government announcements. We will be back as soon as we are able, and we are looking forward to welcoming visitors to our Visitor Centre, special Crescent Experience, and the future events in the Assembly Rooms. Yours sincerely, Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust  *updated 7th -January 2021

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The Buxton Visitor Centre at the Pump Room is ‘Good to Go’

After lots of hard work and preparation behind the scenes, the Buxton Visitor Centre at the Pump Room has now reopened, and we are looking forward to welcoming you back. … Read More

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National Apprenticeship Week 2021

We ‘ask Alfie’ on National Apprenticeship Week 2021

As National Apprenticeship Week is underway (8th – 14th February), we’re putting the spotlight on our very own apprentice Alfie Tomkinson. So, how has he found things so far? We #askanapprentice to find out… … Read More

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The ingredients for some great (herbal) heritage experiences

Culpeper’s Complete Herbal might not be the first historic book you’d associate with Buxton Crescent.
It has found its way onto our reading list this week, as we continue to plan new learning activities based on the history of medicine, healing, and wellness in Buxton. … Read More

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Give the Gift of a Buxton Crescent Visitor Experience this Christmas

Struggling to think of last-minute Christmas gift ideas for those very special (but very discerning) people in your life? Thankfully we here at the Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust are more than happy to help. … Read More

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The November Lockdown: an update from the Trust

It is with a very heavy heart that, in line with the full lockdown announced by the Government over the weekend, we will be closing the doors of the Visitor Centre in the Pump Room and the Visitor Experience in the Crescent at the end of the day on Wednesday 4th November. … Read More

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Tickets now available for the Buxton Crescent Visitor Experience

We are thrilled to announce that the much anticipated attraction is officially opening on Tuesday 20th and booking is now live on our website! … Read More

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Keeping our visitors and staff safe at the Buxton Visitor Centre

As we’re sure you will have heard, from this Friday 24th July it will be mandatory for customers to wear a face mask while inside shops and supermarkets. Because the Buxton Visitor Centre in the Pump Room has a (fabulous) retail offer, we will need to introduce this rule as well. … Read More

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THANK YOU TO NATIONAL LOTTERY PLAYERS FROM BUXTON CRESCENT HERITAGE TRUST

Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust receives ‘Lifeline’ Emergency Fund Grant from the National Heritage Lottery Fund

The Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown couldn’t have come at a worse time for the new Trust as it began to prepare the Pump Room for a busy Easter and season ahead.  The Trust were also getting very close to opening … Read More

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A bustling Buxton at half term

Buxton was alive with activity last week, as families from across the county visited to make the most of craft, performance and learning events around town. … Read More

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Meet the new learning team

Over the next weeks and months, we’ll be sharing what you can learn when you visit us in Buxton.
First though, time to meet the team – our passionate and talented band of self-confessed history geeks, with a passion for learning.
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