Visitor Centre

Buxton Visitor Centre Inspiration and information for your visit to the town, Peak District & High Peak. Buy Event Tickets

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


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

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


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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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

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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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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