Buxton Visitor Centre is a source of inspiration and information for your visit to the town and area.

We also provide details of the many events and festivals to enjoy and experience.

Our newly opened gift shop also has an array of locally sourced gifts and bespoke souvenirs.

Opening Times

Christmas 2019/2020
Closed Tuesday 24th December up to and including Thursday 26th December
Open 27th December up to and including 29th December
Closed 30th December up to and including 2nd January
Open 3rd January
Friday, Saturday 10-4
Sundays 10.30-4
Wednesday to Saturday 10-4
Sundays 10.30-4
Tuesday to Saturday 10-4
Sundays 10.30-4
April to September
Monday to Saturday 9.30 to 4.30
Sundays 10.30 to 4
Tuesday – Saturday 10 to 4
Sundays 10.30 to 4

Mar – Sep:

Tue – Sat – 9.30am – 4.30pm

Oct – Dec

Tue  – Sat 10am – 4pm

Jul – Aug

Open every day – 9.30am – 4.30pm

Open every Sunday 10.30 – 4pm

The Pump Room will be open on Mondays during Derbyshire school holidays.

email: visitorinformation@buxtoncrescenttrust.org

Tel: 01298 214577

How to find us

Buxton Visitor Centre, The Pump Room, The Crescent, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6BH

Current Events

We have an exciting programme of evening talks and events throughout the year.

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Wednesday 19th February

Half Term Puppet Shows

Join us at Buxton Museum to meet Porto the puppet, a Roman who dreams of settling in the Peaks!

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Tuesday 18th February

Half Term Craft workshops

Have a go at our challenging Crescent crafts

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Thursday 20th February

Half Term Sensory explorers

Help us map the Pump Room in ways it's (probably) never been mapped before!

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Sunday 26 January 7pm

A performance by Buxton for Buxton inspired by our water

Deep - Buxton Opera House

You can also hire the Pump Room for evening functions

Latest News

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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Pump Room Reopening Event

The official reopening of The Pump Room took place on Monday 24th June, the celebratory event was attended by over 80 guests including project partners, funders, sponsors, volunteers and representatives from local organisations and groups. A restored bust of the

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Partnership with University of Derby

Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust are developing a major partnership with the University of Derby. Professor Kathryn Mitchell, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Derby, commented that “I am delighted to embark on this five year working partnership with the Buxton Crescent

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Nestlé Waters UK announced as a new partner

Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust are thrilled to announce a major partnership agreement with Nestlé Waters UK. The 4 years sponsorship will see Nestlé Waters UK, producers of Buxton Natural Mineral Water, and the Trust work together on the development of

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Our Video

Watch our promotional video created in 2017 or find out more about the Crescent and the restoration project.

"Buxton's thermal mineral water has inspired people for over 2,000 years. It was the Romans who first discovered the warm spring."
Duke of Devonshire
Patron - Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust

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