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Cheddar Gorge & Caves

BS27 3QF


+44 (0)1934 742343

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Cheddar Gorge

Guide Prices

Adult £19.95
Child £14.95
Under 5s Free

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* Open daily from 1st January to 30th December 2018
25th July to 31st August 10am – 5:30 pm last entry to all attractions 5pm, all other days 10am - 5pm last entry to all attractions 4:30pm.
Open every day except Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.



  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors - Cheddar Man Museum, Shop and Cafe.
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Limited
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access - In the Museum and to the Shop and Cafe
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3

Establishment Features

  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages - Audio Guides commentary in Gough's cave in French and German
  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages - Tours of Gough's Cave in Spanish and Polish
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets - Including wheelchair accessible

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 4+ hours
  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Min group size - 20
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Village Location - On the edge of Cheddar Village

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • Parking (charge) - February Half-term to October Half-term
  • Parking (free) - November to mid-February

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Booking essential - For School & Group visits and Adventure Caving & Rock climbing sessions
  • Special group rates
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given - Stone Age Survival Skills - including flint-knapping & fire-making by re-enactors dressed in deerskins.
  • Educational Visits Accepted - School Rooms available for lectures and picnics
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - Guided Tours of Gough's Cave

Travel & Trade

  • Commission/net rates apply
  • Group discounts available

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Map & Directions

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • Elley B
    Basildon, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Long weekend break
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 15th July 2018
    We decided to take a little break to Somerset, lovely part of the Country. Whilst staying in the area we took a trip to Cheddar gorge, we purchase one of there all attraction tickets (which is valid... Read full review
  • Sally O
    Trip Type:
    Gough's Cave
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th July 2018
    Thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Great value for money, ticket valid for a full year, didn't manage to do all attractions, so will be back. Fantastic ice cream in the village too. Lots of attractions... Read full review
  • Thomas B
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th July 2018
    Really interesting place to visit, the cave tour is brilliant. Highly recommend coming here to any considering. Read full review

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