castleton visitor centre front

interior castleton visitors centre

 under the sea
ann beedham
jenny mather exhibition
archeology exhibition

The Castleton Visitors Centre & Village Museum is the tourist information hub in the Hope Valley, providing a wealth of knowledge about local attractions and events. It is also host to a number of events through the year, including morris dancing and many other traditional displays.

The Castleton Village Museum in the Centre is home to a number of fascinating local treasures, some dating as far back as prehistoric times.  The interactive and informative displays not only show you the rich history of this land, but the best that the Hope Valley has to offer today.
Opening Times


  • January:  Weekdays 10.30am – 4.00pm,  Weekends 10.30 – 4.30pm
  • February: Weekdays 10.30am – 4.00pm, Weekends & half term (13th – 21st February) 10.30am – 5.00pm
  • March: 10:30am-5:00pm
  • April: 10am-5pm daily
  • May: 10am-5pm daily
  • 29th May (Garland Day) 10am-6pm
  • 1 June – 22 July: 10am-5pm daily
  • 23 July – 4 September: 10am-5:30pm daily
  • 5 September – 31 October: 10am-5pm daily
  • November: 10:30am-5pm daily
  • December: Contact Centre for December opening


  • Tourist information
  • Safety information, including hill safety and general advice and information on the National Park
  • Details of public transport
  • Displays
  • Accommodation Information
  • Exhibitions
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Events and attractions
  • Refreshments & picnic area
  • Gift Shop
  • Toilets
  • Seating Areas
  • Public Pay & Display car park located next to the Visitor Centre


Buxton Road, Castleton, S33 8WN

Telephone: 01629 816572

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