Killhope Cafe and Shop (Museum to remain closed)

Killhope Museum
County Durham
DL13 1AR

Tel: +44 01388 537505

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Killhope Mining Museum Cafe and Shop



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Service
      5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      5 of 5 stars
    • Food
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Atmosphere
      5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • DaddysBabyBelle
      Dalmeny, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Very disappointed.. out of date cake??
      1 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 28th July 2019
      So we came here in hope of tea and cake. The vegan tart we bought was 3 days.. and a month out of date. The chocolate cake was okay but tasted store bought and burnt, the tea was great since it was... Read full review
    • 321KSG
      Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 4th September 2019
      Chunky bacon sarnie and freshly baked cakes served by friendly staff. Great for a run up the dales. Good price too Read full review
    • Eddie730
      Durham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Hmmm, what's going on?
      3 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 14th September 2019
      Love visiting the museum attached to the café. Haven't been for a while and are looking forward to seeing Pip and eating her very good food. Extremely surprised to find the café opening 30 mins... Read full review


    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    Shop (1 Apr 2019 - 3 Nov 2020)
    Monday - Sunday10:30 - 17:00
    Bank Holiday10:30 - 17:00
    Cafe (1 Apr 2019 - 3 Nov 2020)
    Monday - Sunday11:00 - 16:00
    Bank Holiday11:00 - 16:00

    * Free admission to shop and café.

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

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

    Public Transport Directions

    For Public travel information - please call Traveline 0871 200 22 33. Weardale Travel (01388 528 235) service 101 Runs up to Killhope at request on Sundays and in summer holidays.


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