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City of Caves (Tigguo Cobauc)

Drury Walk, Upper Level | Broadmarsh Shopping Centre, Nottingham NG1 7LL, England
+44 115 988 1955
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Nottingham's Caves are rather unique, o at least I've not visited anywhere like them in the UK... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
KevinSadler2364
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Add a bit of culture/history to your day whilst out shopping in Nottingham

Visited whilst we were shopping in Nottingham, I had always walked past thinking I would like to go... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melodybungle
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Derby, United Kingdom
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A set of man-made caves dating from 1250 AD that were discovered under the local shopping center. Part of the National Justice Museum.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Drury Walk, Upper Level | Broadmarsh Shopping Centre, Nottingham NG1 7LL, England
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+44 115 988 1955
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nottingham's Caves are rather unique, o at least I've not visited anywhere like them in the UK. They've been used for anything and everything, and it's encapsulated in this wonderful museum.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited whilst we were shopping in Nottingham, I had always walked past thinking I would like to go there one day, so we popped in. Was very informative and the whole tour really brought the past to life. I particularly loved the different characters from...More

Thank Melodybungle
Reviewed 1 week ago

The enthusiasm of our guide contributed much to our visit. Facts and figures came thick and fast and the injection of humour made this a most pleasant tour. The opportunity to see at first hand how life would have been lived in days gone is...More

Thank 218allanf
Reviewed 1 week ago

i went with a friend , we were i and out in 10 mins feeling a bit underwhelmed however i went on a mystery trip 3 days later ....and bizarrely it ended at the caves with a private guided tour ! a completely different experience...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to take a day trip from Leicester to Nottingham. Found City of Caves on google. I have a 6 year old and 12 year old boy and this was definitely something they enjoyed. It takes 35-40 min to walk thru and you are given...More

Thank Gene C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a thoroughly enjoyable time visiting the caves. We were a group of 7 -grandparents, parents and 3 children aged 6,8,11. The guide made it interesting for all members of our party, it was not rushed and we had time to linger and fully...More

Thank lassay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If your like me, I want to know a little about local history, but be entertained. I would really recommend this We went on the walking tour. Rather than going with the audio guide The guide, really makes it.. you can tell by his tone...More

Thank Daryl C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the caves tour on a blazing summer day as a multigenerational family outing. It is in the heart of the old city, but in a modern shopping centre, which made an incongruous pairing with the caves, but very handy for toilets. You do...More

Thank Yhapster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shame there wasn't loads there but still what they had there was still amazing. Was nice to just go on your own and visit. Staff was great very welcoming would go again

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great to look back in time in these wonderful caves. Imagining whom has walked in the same steps as you deep underground! It is a must see attraction!

Thank Mark A
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debjoy2017
17 May 2017|
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Response from jgls | Reviewed this property |
It's right in the middle of town u der the shopping centre so train or bus I'd imagine. Easy!
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amandayazooxx
22 April 2017|
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Response from Villainous S |
Hi, As the caves were designed for living and working in, most areas are large, however there is one low doorway where everyone will need to duck down. At no point are you crawling around for example. Hope that helps.
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Yaussietraveler32
1 March 2017|
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Response from Rich_PL | Reviewed this property |
We just went straight in, there was no queue but we had visited off-season.
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