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Crich Tramway Village

Cromford Road | Crich, Matlock DE4 5DP, England
+44 1773 854321
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Something with a difference

This place offers some wonderful change from normal tourist type things to do/see. It is well... read more

Reviewed yesterday
192kymt
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Melbourne
Excellent day out

Someone had incredible vision in creating this village. I have been interested in and delighted to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jtaylor4751
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Liverpool, 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.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sweet shop” (150 reviews)
“woodland walk” (291 reviews)
“tram sheds” (64 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Cromford Road | Crich, Matlock DE4 5DP, England
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+44 1773 854321
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"sweet shop"
in 150 reviews
"woodland walk"
in 291 reviews
"tram sheds"
in 64 reviews
"the pub"
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"the red lion pub"
in 41 reviews
"restored trams"
in 41 reviews
"tea room"
in 98 reviews
"exhibition hall"
in 46 reviews
"unlimited tram rides"
in 33 reviews
"indoor play area"
in 46 reviews
"peas"
in 42 reviews
"sculpture trail"
in 43 reviews
"within months"
in 26 reviews
"all ages"
in 110 reviews
"pie"
in 52 reviews
"ice cream parlour"
in 36 reviews
"wood carvings"
in 25 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

This place offers some wonderful change from normal tourist type things to do/see. It is well thought out, has some great attributes such as wonderful views of the area, beautifully restored trams, lovely looking cafe/shops etc. There is plenty of parking which is free (as...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Someone had incredible vision in creating this village. I have been interested in and delighted to see Crich's growth, having visited for the first of many times now a number of years ago. The reconstructed buildings, such as the pub and the bridge, look as...More

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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and found our staff and volunteers helpful and friendly. We look forward to welcoming you back!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

In the heart of the Peak District overlooking a beautiful valley the National Museum is a whole day experience with different trams running and many others on display in adjacent sheds. Nearly a mile long track including band stand (used for special events), forest trail,...More

1  Thank Graham W
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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited in a group of ten and got a good discount by booking a few days before, we were very lucky as we went mid week when the schools were still in so it was not busy and the weather was fantastic, we had...More

Thank ian h
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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We reviewed our catering recently and found that in order to provide a good service, we needed to reduce the menu, which was very extensive. Generally, we have had positive comments, so we are sorry if this didn't match your...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been going to the Crich Tramways 1940s event for several years now and it gets better each year. This year, the weather wasn't brilliant, but they did put on a good show. The performers and just ordinary visitors who dressed for the occasion...More

Thank Marie0771
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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Unfortunately the weather was pretty bad at Easter, but our visitors still enjoyed it. Thank you for being a loyal follower of the event. You may be interested in the fact that we are introducing a Vintage Day this season,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a Saturday with nice weather. Everybody seems to go straight for the trams so we went for lunch first and then caught a tram. These are very busy but get better as the afternoon wears on so perhaps use the early afternoon to...More

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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and filled the whole afternoon. We look forward to welcoming you back.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Living locally, I'd never been before - why! My wife thought that it would be a great idea to take our daughter and grandkids here for the afternoon, what great time we had. We wandered down the very, very long driveway to the entrance. (We...More

Thank dick h
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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and if you live locally, we hope you can return many times during the season.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my wife and cousin, who is from England near Birmingham, and had a great day. She was not aware this place existed. We found it by accident and were not disappointed. They have a great collection of Trams as well as rebuilt buildings...More

Thank blenhoff
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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you found us and enjoyed your visit. We also have a lovely walk through our Woodland Walk and Sculpture Trail, which you can access from either the Outdoor Play area or Wakebridge Tram Stop (Half way...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think I tend to agree with others that it is a little expensive, £13 for us over 60’s not too bad but £17 normal adult rate is a bit high. OK so I know you can visit again in a 12 month period but...More

Thank Pippam
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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Many visitors think we offer good value. We will pass on your comment regarding the pot of tea. We are pleased that you enjoyed the tram rides. We are limited to three trams per day as they are run by...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

worth a visit, the museums are informative and interesting, the trams are lovely to look at but it would have been nice to get in a few and have a good look round. The tram rides were good, just up the track and back. We...More

Thank rickfug
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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed the exhibitions and tram rides and hope you will return again soon.

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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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