We are excited to feature new displays, showing prehistoric sea life that created our limestone here 345,000,000 years ago!  

Especially for 'Mothers Day' a FREE cofee or tea (of your choice) for mother when you show your entrance till receipt in our cafe. 

Visit at Easter and Primrose (the Cave dragon) has hidden her Easter eggs around the Caves. Join the free Easter egg competition to spot them all and you could win our Grand Easter Draw.

Feeling really adventurous? You can book onto one of our exciting adventure caving trips, to go far beyond the show cave.

We are fortunate to have the thought provoking sculptures created by Sandi Carr, Sole Light is on show now, until the end of April.


Clearwell Caves, a uniquely special home to so many amazing things!

Explore atmospheric, natural caverns first mined for ochre over 4,500 years ago, then mined for iron ore until 1945, making some of Britain's most complex and ancient mine workings. Spectacular new displays for 2017, an exciting visit, suitable for all ages. 


General Opening Times for 2017:
We are open 6 days a week - Tuesday through to Sunday. Closed Mondays.

  • 11th February 2017 until 7th April 2017 - 10am - 4pm
  • 8th April until 3rd September 2017 - 10am – 5pm
  • 5th September until 29th October 2017 10am – 4pm
  • Entry: Adults £7.00 ; Children (ages 4 to 16): £5.00 ; Concessions: £6.00.
  • 9 large caverns are open to the public, with mining and geological displays throughout. Visitor Centre, Shop and Cafe. Picnic area.
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