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Clearwell Caves

| The Rocks, Clearwell, Coleford GL16 8JR, England
+44 1594 832535
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Superb, well thought out exhibition

It was a pleasure to visit somewhere where many things were left to the imagination. Mining tools... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
History/Ghost visit

The best cave visit I've ever been on! The complete setup in the caves was done with precision and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Average10%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
| The Rocks, Clearwell, Coleford GL16 8JR, England
+44 1594 832535
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a pleasure to visit somewhere where many things were left to the imagination. Mining tools were there for us to see with only minimal signage but just enough. You get a real feeling for how it must have been for those people who...More

Thank Grannyomy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The best cave visit I've ever been on! The complete setup in the caves was done with precision and it even included shadows of workers talking&working, along with sounds that would of been heard in that era.The writings around the caves covered so much history...More

2  Thank Spiritualpaul7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I stumbled across Clearwell last month on our way home. We decided to take a walk through the museum and caves, which this alone was a fantastic experience. So we decided to book in for the Deep level caving experience. At only...More

Thank JP071993
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both our boys had visited Clearwell Caves a couple of years ago with their cub group and they were so excited about their experience when we picked them up in the evening (and filthy!). We eventually got around to booking for the semi-deep tour for...More

Thank Jon W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well we have done the. Usual caves wookey & cheddar and to my thoughts this place surpasses them self guided tour so spend as long as u want full of interest especiallt the lake show i will not spoil it for anyone but go check...More

Thank garner1redditch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got a buggy round easily. Interesting and informative tour. Well worth a visit. Lovely cafe and a good family adventure!

Thank Em-brighton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting visit. Information well laid out and clear, good to see actual artefacts and replicas.

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our trip to clear well caves! Staff were very friendly and the place was awe inspiring

Thank Adam D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I remember visiting at Christmas and was pleased that the entrance fee included a free present for my child. Everywhere was lit up and looked pretty. Overall a great day out.

1  Thank Gmacandfries
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the deep caves and it was an experience of a lifetime! The kids 7,8 loved it. We are novices in caving, this was our first ever proper caving if we do not count the rock climbing and caving in Gloucester docks. The best...More

2  Thank mattblackmatt
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Is Clearwell Caves open on bank holiday Monday?
17 April 2017|
Response from Jonathan W | Property representative |
We are closed today, hope you found something else you will have enjoyed. We are open Tues-Sun, if you are able to visit on another day. Thanks, Jon
Are dogs welcome on site? Thanks
11 July 2016|
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Response from Jonathan W | Property representative |
Yes they are welcome around the site but would not be allowed underground. There are some nice walks around the common and shady car parking if needed. Thanks Jonathan
Sarah A
Hi, we have a 2 year old. Is this suitable for him at all? My husband is keen to visit but might end up going alone!! Thanks :)
7 March 2016|
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