City of Caves in Nottingham
City of Caves in Nottingham

City of Caves in Nottingham

Deep below the familiar sights and sounds of the city of Nottingham, lose yourself in the unique and unforgettable City of Caves.

Where can I learn about underground architecture in Nottingham?

Explore a labyrinthine world's tortuous passages here in Nottingham! Witness the lives of those who found themselves living and working in a wet, gloomy, yet reassuringly safe environment.

Experience the amazing ambience of the historic tunnels dug deep beneath Nottingham’s city centre, which includes WW2 air raid shelters and a mediaeval tannery.

Experience a realm beyond imagination and a genuinely remarkable adventure in history in the UK’s greatest network of caverns, with over 800 caves meticulously intersecting to create beautiful places.

Here is a site unlike any other, one that continues to draw tourists from all over the world and inspires fresh perspectives on our world.

We recommend that you book ahead of time to ensure that you get the time you want. Tours can fill up fast at peak times, so it’s always a good idea to book ahead of time. Schools and organisations must make reservations in advance.

Stoney Street and Lace Market car parks are the closest to the hotel.

  • Opening hours are from 10 am to 5 pm
  • Prices – Under 5s, Free, Adult £7.95, Under 18s £6.95
  • Opening times may change outside school holidays.
  • Closed 24 – 26 December inclusive, and 1 January.
  • Car Park available for free

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