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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.

Awards

  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme - Gold Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2017
  • Visit England Code of Practice 2017
  • Visit EnglandQuality Assured Visitor Attraction Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016
  • Visit EnglandVisitengland Hidden Gem Visitengland Hidden Gem 2016

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    163
  • Very Good
    32
  • Average
    3
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    3

Recent Reviews:

  • cazzie230567
    Leyland, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Don't bother rude staff
    1 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 20th August 2017
    Went here after ringing up to confirm first tour. Was told 11.00 or 11.30 tried to book over the phone but told if we came at 10.30 when they opened we could do first tour. When we arrived at time... Read full review
  • William C
    Haddington, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Well worth a visit.
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 19th August 2017
    Came back hear for a second time in 4 years and it is still very interesting to see again and it is in a lovely part of County Durham in the valley. As well as the mine you also have the woodland... Read full review
  • Angieswim
    Preston, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fantastic day out..something for everyone, pay once and go all year!
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 17th August 2017
    Killhope really does bring history to life. There is something for all ages, a mine tour, museum, video show, walk around the mine buildings and workings, a lovely little cafe and an amazing red... 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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