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.

The Pump Room is currently closed due to Government advice over COVID-19

Please see our full announcement on our home page

 

Opening Times 2020


March

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


October-December
Tuesday – Saturday 10 to 4
Sundays 10.30 to 4

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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Thursday 20th February

Plotting the Pump Room

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

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Wednesday 26th February

Solomon’s Temple, Grinlow Country Park and Poole’s Cavern

Talk by Simon Fussell

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Postponed until further notice

Life and Times of Buxton Museum

Talk by Ros Westwood MBE

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Postponed until further notice

History of the Pump Room and Rise of the Well Women

Talk by Louise Brook

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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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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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