The Pump Room

Buxton Visitor

COVID-19 Announcement

Sadly, with the latest government announcement the  Visitor Centre  will remain closed until further notice. We will be monitoring the ongoing situation and making an announcement on our reopening as soon as we are able. 

We will be back as soon as we are able, and we are looking forward to welcoming visitors to our special Crescent Experience, and the future events in the Assembly Rooms.  

Yours sincerely,

Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust  updated:

3rd January 2021

Buxton Visitor Centre

Welcome to Buxton’s Visitor Centre at the Pump Room, providing you with information on great places to visit and experiences to enjoy in our town, the beautiful Peak District National Park and High Peak. Find out more about this lovely historic building, indulge in some retail therapy in the gift shop, and drink the famous thermal mineral water straight from its source.

The elegant Grade II listed Pump Room has a year round evening events programme and is also available to hire for private functions and events.

Gift Shop

The Pump Room Gift Shop has a selection of gorgeous gifts, local products, stationery and cards inspired by the Crescent and Buxton’s spa heritage.

Online shopping - ShopAppy

Shop our collection online...

Click below to visit our new webshop, to browse and buy a special selection of fabulous Buxton Visitor Centre gifts and souvenirs.
Buy online!

A selection of our Pump Room boutique stock is now available via ‘ShopAppy’ – a new community E-shop which allows you to buy local, online.

ShopAppy is about supporting your local, independent shops – to spend money in your local community to benefit your local community. 

ShopAppy does not take any commissions from shops, meaning every penny you spend (minus bank charges) goes straight to the shopkeepers. ShopAppy is shopping that truly makes you feel good.

Opening Times

The Buxton Visitor Centre is closed until Further notice.

  • MONDAY Closed
  • TUESDAY Closed
  • WEDNESDAY 10am to 4pm
  • THURSDAY 10am to 4pm
  • FRIDAY 10am to 4pm
  • SATURDAY 10am to 4pm
  • SUNDAY 10am to 4pm

Our Evening Events

An exciting schedule of talks, exhibitions and other evening events at the Pump Room.

Postponed until further notice

Life and Times of Buxton Museum

Talk by Ros Westwood MBE

Postponed until further notice

History of the Pump Room and Rise of the Well Women

Talk by Louise Brook


How to find us

The Buxton Visitor Centre at the Pump Room and Buxton Crescent are in the centre of Buxton, Derbyshire set in the stunning Peak District National Park. Buxton is within an hours scenic drive of Manchester, Sheffield, Derby, Stoke on Trent and Nottingham.

Get in Touch

Do you have any specific questions which you would like to ask? Send us a message and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

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