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Quick Directions

Follow the brown tourist signs from Coleford town centre

The caves are 1.5 miles south of Coleford town centre in Gloucestershire.
From Coleford town centre follow the B4228 to St Briavels and Chepstow. After approximately 1 mile, turn right for Clearwell village (immediately after the Lambsquay Hotel). The car and coach park is immediately visible on your left after a few hundred yards.

Nearest Railway Stations
LYDNEY - 5 miles, bus to Coleford, alight at Milkwall, three-quarter mile walk to Clearwell Caves.
GLOUCESTER - 21 miles, Stagecoach bus No.31, alight at Milkwall, three-quarter mile walk to Clearwell Caves.

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  • Clearwell Caves - Ancient Iron Mines, Nr Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8JR
  • Phone: 01594 832535
  • Email: info@clearwellcaves.com

We are open 7 days a week

  • 10am - 4pm until 29th March 2018
  • 10am - 5pm 30th March to 2nd September 2018
  • 10am - 4pm 3rd September to 28th October 2018

Christmas Fantasy Dates 2018

  • 30th November 2018 - 6th January 2019