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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 Durham

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 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
    176
  • Very Good
    34
  • Average
    4
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    3

Recent Reviews:

  • Sue B
    Southampton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Superb day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 12th May 2018
    Excellent museum recreating part of our industrial heritage. Interesting displays inside and great buildings and fantastic working water wheel outside. All the staff were welcoming and helpful. Mine... Read full review
  • Tarneys
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 29th April 2018
    This place is a great place for any age, the staff are so knowledgeable and can’t do enough to help you, when I arrived I went for a sausage sandwich to which I over heard the staff from the cafe... Read full review
  • MiddleEnglandMan
    Middle England
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 12th April 2018
    Even on a rainy day this was great. Up on the moors you think you are lost and then the museum appears. A small gallery display and then off down the mine. Wellies, hard hats and lights. A real hands... 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

Season (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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