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Crich Tramway Village

Cromford Road | Crich, Matlock DE4 5DP, England
+44 1773 854321
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Distant memories

If you like old transport, you will like this place. Full of old trams, some of which you can have... read more

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lincsdave2013
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
well done a fun place

Visited this place in June 2018. We had a friend in a wheelchair with us. They had a tram that was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Barry B
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Windermere, England, United Kingdom
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Derbyshire’s award-winning family attraction lets you enjoy unlimited tram rides in a recreated village street along the mile-long track to breathtaking views. Plus play areas, shops, tea-rooms and 30,000 square feet of indoor attractions. A relaxing day out for all ages! Please note we are closed until Saturday 17th March 2018. Please check our website for 2018 opening times as they vary according to the season.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sweet shop” (155 reviews)
“woodland walk” (298 reviews)
“tram sheds” (66 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Cromford Road | Crich, Matlock DE4 5DP, England
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+44 1773 854321
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"sweet shop"
in 155 reviews
"woodland walk"
in 298 reviews
"tram sheds"
in 66 reviews
"the pub"
in 151 reviews
"the red lion pub"
in 43 reviews
"restored trams"
in 42 reviews
"tea room"
in 100 reviews
"exhibition hall"
in 48 reviews
"unlimited tram rides"
in 33 reviews
"indoor play area"
in 49 reviews
"sculpture trail"
in 45 reviews
"within months"
in 26 reviews
"all ages"
in 113 reviews
"pie"
in 53 reviews
"ice cream parlour"
in 36 reviews
"wooden sculptures"
in 26 reviews
"tram stop"
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Reviewed yesterday

If you like old transport, you will like this place. Full of old trams, some of which you can have quite lengthy rides for one old penny which is given to you on arrival when you pay the entrance fee for as many rides as...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Visited this place in June 2018. We had a friend in a wheelchair with us. They had a tram that was outfitted for disabled. The only problem we had was in the woodland as this area was gravel so it very hard to push a...More

Thank Barry B
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Reviewed yesterday

Thought we would spend a couple of hours here but instead we were the last to leave! This is an outstanding museum full of great information on static boards as well as interesting walks and not to forget the tram rides on beautifully restored old...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a great day out. One admission fee and then hop on and off the three trams that were running that day along the track. The museum was fantastic with an amazing array of trams dating from horse drawn up to recent electric. A...More

Thank Steve T
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Reviewed 2 days ago

my wife and myself spent the day here only expecting to be there a couple of hours or so the staff loved answering questions and were very informative had a great lunch good choice and not expensive like some places thank you from 2 65...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I took our two Dutch friends to this attraction whilst staying nearby and we were not disappointed. Ample free parking is available with a Tarmac area for those in wheelchairs. The admission prices for four seniors was £52 which allowed unlimited free...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a good fun day at Crich, riding all the available trams and a lovely walk through the woods on the sculpture trail after one of the rides to the end of the line. The passion of the staff is much in evidence, with...More

Thank Brian C
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had an excellent visit to the museum. There was a seaside theme with old style fairground rides which were great. The only downside was the food in the pub eatery. Otherwise a great place to visit.More

Thank Russellnw
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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit. The Beside the Seaside event is always a popular family event. Other 2018 events you may wish to consider are 'Build in Bricks' and 'Starlight Spectacular' - both involve lots of family...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

A never to be forgotten day driving a tram at Crich on 7 June as a belated present. Very friendly instructors (Paul and Ian) who explained everything about driving a tram before taking you out on the tramway and then supervised you for the rest...More

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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the Ultimate Tram Driving Experience and that you are thinking of returning next year. We look forward to welcoming you back and we will pass on your review to the instructors.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

OK, so I picked one of the best weather days of the year so far to visit but it was fantastic! The whole operation is superb, I was able to ride up and down a number of times on various trams. Took the walk round...More

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Blue_dog522
3 May 2018|
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Response from Paulride | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is loads of space and a kids pay area too. Just follow the woodland trail
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DTricky79
26 March 2018|
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Response from CrichTramway | Property representative |
Yes we still run the trams, and if rain is forecast, we don't run open top trams, so you will be dry inside the trams. We also have three exhibition areas and the tram depots which are inside, plus if you want refreshments... More
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paul b
1 March 2018|
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Response from Saffy1999 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely ... enjoy!
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