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

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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Available for free during Pump Room daily opening hours

Water Swallows

New Sonic Artwork for Buxton

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20 Nov 6pm

A Crash Course In The History of Buxton

Talk by Trevor Gilman

13 Nov 6pm

Artist to Artist Presentation & Networking Event


Free Introduction to Sound Design For Stage and Events

The Pump Room Tuesday 19 November 2pm – The Devonshire Dome or 6pm – The Pump Room

Free - Please book

You can also hire the Pump Room for evening functions

Latest News

Water Swallows – new sonic artwork

Buxton is an ancient site of water. Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust have worked with artist Amy Sharrocks and BEAM to build a programme of work across the town and in conversation with local people. Water Swallows is a new sonic

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Water inspired Arts Council Programme

Buxton Crescent Heritage Trust are delighted to announce a programme of celebratory events for the community, visitors and local artists and musicians that will celebrate the town’s water. The Trust are working closely with artist Amy Sharrocks on an inspiring

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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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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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