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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 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    153
  • Very Good
    29
  • Average
    3
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • Judith S
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Day out.
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 11th June 2017
    Quite a while since I had been here and there had been developments and new things to see. The staff were very friendly, knowledgeable and friendly and the soup at the café was delicious. We... Read full review
  • Jill S
    Norfolk, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Treated like royalty
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 26th May 2017
    Five of us decided that this would be a good idea on a wet Monday. We were the only people there and the staff were amazing. Three of us went on the underground mine tour. Prior to this a very... Read full review
  • Mervyn S
    Abergele
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Very interesting visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 8th May 2017
    We visited the Killhope Lead Mining Museum while being back in the area where my wife and I were born and brought up. I had previously investigated the ancestry of my family and established that they... 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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