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Killhope

From £4.70
Killhope
Upper Weardale
Cowshill
County Durham
DL13 1AR

Tel: +44 01388 537505

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Killhope

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£8.60 per ticket type
Child£4.70 per ticket type
Concession£7.60 per ticket type

Tickets valid for 12 months, charges for activities are additional.
*Concessions include - Over 60's, students, unemployed and disabled. **Under fours have free admission, however, we regret they cannot go down the mine.
Free admission to Shop and Café which are open daily 10.30-17.00.

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS

Awards

  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme - Gold Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2015
  • Visit England Code of Practice 2016
  • Visit EnglandQuality Assured Visitor Attraction Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2014
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016
  • Visit EnglandVisitengland Hidden Gem Visitengland Hidden Gem 2016

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    150
  • Very Good
    29
  • Average
    3
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • car0lannjacks0n
    Darlington, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A day out to remember
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 25th April 2017
    Killhope Mine is a gem of an attraction, set in Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. We arrived in time for lunch in the café there, the food was freshly prepared and delicious, (we had the soup... Read full review
  • Kenven16
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Nice day out.
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 24th April 2017
    Enjoyed a lovely day out here. It is definitely not just for children to enjoy and learn, me and my partner spent a good few hours here walking and exploring. The staff were enthusiastic, polite and... Read full review
  • Montdev
    Stirling, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Very interesting trip
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th April 2017
    First, there is the beauty of the trip there, full of fantastic views. The museum is interesting and the trip into the mine is a gem 😀👍. Very knowledgeable guide and interesting stories. We were... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - On a lead.

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Access Information

Opening Times

2017 (1 Apr 2017 - 30 Oct 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:30 - 17:00
Bank Holiday10:30 - 17:00

* Open 10.30-1700 (last admission 16.15).Free admission to shop and cafe which are open daily 10:30 - 17:00.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A69. Take the A689 road, Killhope is situated between Alston and Stanhope.

Public Transport Directions

Traveline 0871 200 22 33 for general transport information. Weardale Motor Services run a regular bus service through Weardale. Normally this terminates at Cowshill, 2.5 miles east of Killhope, but certain summer services will run to Killhope by request. Please contact Weardale Motor Services for details and booking tel: 01388 528235 for details.
If you arrive by this bus we'll give you a 10% 'Green Discount' on your entry fee!
If you come on your bike you'll get a 10% 'Green admission discount'
Look out for the roof of england Sunday bus through out the summer 2013 season

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