Killhope (CLOSED UNTIL 2 APRIL)

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Killhope
Upper Weardale
Cowshill
County Durham
DL13 1AR

Tel: +44 01388 537505

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Killhope mining museum Durham

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Annual Pass£13.50 per ticket type
Adult Day Pass£9.00 per ticket type
Concession Annual Pass£9.00 per ticket type
Concession Day Pass£6.00 per ticket type
Family Annual Pass (2 adults & 2 concessions max)£37.00 per ticket type
Family Day Pass (2 adults & 2 concessions max)£25.00 per ticket type
Under 4's£1.00 per ticket type

Charges for activities are additional.
*Concessions include - children aged 4-16, over 60's, students, unemployed and disabled allowance. **Under fours are unable to go on the mine tour.
Killhope annual passes are valid for 12 months from your first visit for an unlimited number of visits.

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction

Awards

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

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    194
  • Very Good
    37
  • Average
    7
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    3

Recent Reviews:

  • LJD1250
    Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A very informative and interesting visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 6th October 2018
    We were staying at a cottage nearby in Nenthead and found out about the mine from there. The staff were very helpful and held the tour back for a few minutes to give us time to get our wellies and... Read full review
  • Mathew C
    Trip Type:
    Family
    What a lovely day out and experience.
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 22nd October 2018
    What a little gem. Friendly and informative staff that helped enhance the experience. Saw red squirrels on the woodland walk and experienced seeing and practical rock sessions, mining and much more... Read full review
  • Curious35890545524
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    use to be nice
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 31st October 2018
    Use to be nice but the place feels run down and the cafe use to be lovely but i think it has been taken over and is not very good now and the price for one day entry or membership is to much money... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - On a lead.

Access Information

Opening Times

2019 (30 Mar 2019 - 28 Oct 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:30 - 17:00
Bank Holiday10:30 - 17:00

* Now closed from 28 Oct until 2nd April 2019

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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