News

Pump Room Available!

Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust offers a free venue to local community groups Does your community group need a venue? Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust are excited to announce that, with the support of the Bingham Trust, we can now offer a … Read More

Featured Post

Regency Masked Ball

Buxton’s first Regency Ball in 200 years – coming to the Crescent this September (The Gorgeous Georgians are coming to Buxton) The recently renovated Buxton Crescent, one of the finest Georgian buildings in the country, built by the 5th Duke … Read More

Featured Post

Buxton Town Centre Celebrated in a new Photography Exhibition at the Buxton Pump Room

The people and businesses at the heart of Buxton’s town centre are set to be celebrated in ‘Our Street’ – a new photography exhibition at the Buxton Pump Room … Read More

Featured Post

A Buxton Alphabet Competition – Celebrate your best bit of Buxton with a poem and a picture

A is for Arnemtiae, B is for Buxton FC, C is for Crescent, D is for?*

Finding out about the Manchester Alphabets got us thinking; what would a Buxton Alphabet look like? What would the people of Buxton include in a Buxton Alphabet created in 2022?
Our team in the Buxton Visitor Centre and Buxton Visitor Experience share top tips about Buxton everyday. We are always looking for ways to raise awareness of different places in the town that people can visit and enjoy; which is why we are launching this competition – to connect and celebrate the unique things about Buxton.
Read More

Featured Post

Announcing: Apply now to to join us on a work placement through the Kickstart Scheme

We’re excited to invite applications for two new Visitor Services officer and Host work placements with the Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust.

Thanks to the Kickstart Scheme two new young people will be able to work in our friendly and passionate visitor services team, a great opportunity to gain work experience in a growing heritage and tourism charity.

If you’re age 16 to 24 and in receipt of Universal Credit, find out more about the role and follow the link to apply online! … Read More

Featured Post
Buxton Crescent on the Net Online Heritage Talks

Join us for ‘Buxton Crescent on the Net’ Online heritage talks and presentations this winter

Next month we start our series of online heritage talks, with a lively and engaging (and thoroughly-researched!) history of English spas with author Melanie King. With her new book ‘The Secret History of English Spas’ hot off the press (and in stock at the Pump Room), we are looking forward to hearing Melanie speak about a topic very close to our hearts! … Read More

Featured Post

We ‘Thank a Trustee’ (or two) during Trustees Week 2021

For Trustees Week 2021, we take the opportunity to ‘Thank a Trustee’ for their support, governance, and commitment to The Trust. … Read More

Featured Post
Friends of Buxton Station Chair displays Buxton Crescent Model in front of the Crescent

Friends of Buxton Station to the rescue as Buxton Crescent Model comes full circle!

A museum-quality scale model of The Buxton Crescent has made a return to Buxton after being damaged by a drunken vandal. Measuring in at an impressive 1.5m by 1.0m, the 1:150 scale model was offered to Piccadilly by the Friends of Buxton Station (FoBS), working in partnership with the Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust (BCHT). … Read More

Featured Post

When Buxton Visitor Centre used to be the worlds only microscopic museum

The Grade II listed Pump Room, now Buxton Visitor Centre, has a varied and interesting history, serving the town in a variety of ways over the years. The building was initially used for a place to ‘take the waters’ in … Read More

Featured Post

NESTLÉ WATERS UK SPONSOR EXCLUSIVE TICKET GIVEAWAY TO BUXTON RESIDENTS

Thanks to Nestlé Waters UK, up to 3,000 local Buxton residents will be able to visit the new Buxton Crescent Visitor Experience (BCVE) for free this spring/summer. In a ticket giveaway exclusively for the local community, residents will get the … Read More

Featured Post
Buxton Visitor Centre 

February Opening times

Until the 20th February 

Wednesday to Sunday :

10.00am to 4.00pm

From the 21st to the 28th of February 

Monday to Saturday: 10.00am to 4.00pm

Sunday: 10:30 to 3.30pm

Buxton Crescent Visitor Experience

February Opening times

Open: Thursday to Sunday

Closed: Monday to Wednesday

Please refer to available timeslots to book your ticket.

Supported and sponsored by