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LOVELY HISTORIC PLACE

Fantastic day out for both young and old, refreshments could be better but my young boy Sam loved... read more

Reviewed yesterday
JaneCowley
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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A great day out

We spent the whole day at Crich when we visited in August. It was a great day all round, with... read more

Reviewed yesterday
RojBlake
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Wales, 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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Cromford Road | Crich, Matlock DE4 5DP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic day out for both young and old, refreshments could be better but my young boy Sam loved the trams.Beautiful on sunny day!!!

Thank JaneCowley
Reviewed yesterday

We spent the whole day at Crich when we visited in August. It was a great day all round, with several different trams in operation, and we managed to ride on all of them. We thought that there was so much to do and see...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was such a great place to go to , you can use your ticket for the whole year, we went 2 days on the trot , we took our golden lab star and he loved it to ,

Thank beef70
Reviewed 2 days ago

I went to crich as part of a coach tour. We were not told what to expect. I thought we were going to be visiting a museum to see retired trams. How wrong I was. It was fantastic. They have an old village that uses...More

Thank labrador16
Reviewed 3 days ago

I don’t know how anyone could be disappointed by this museum. We spent over three hours here and did not see it all. I was particularly impressed by all your volunteers and how hard they worked. We managed to walk up to the memorial beacon...More

Thank Kathy T
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great day out and we enjoyed every minute of it. Special thanks to tour guide Ian who gave an informative talk on where all the outside items came from and then inside on the history of trams. We found everyone at Crich...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We last came here 20 years ago. We were disappointed that there was very little to do. The display of trams were good, and very impressive. However, we had tea in the tea shop, which was fine, looked into the pub and souvenir shop, and...More

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

Further to your review, from what you have described, I wonder if you missed the three exhibition areas, Workshop Gallery and Woodland Walk / Sculpture Trail? Most people find that 3 -4 hours is about right for a visit (but longer if you have lunch...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely two days at the tramway village, Saturday for the steampunk day and Sunday to see the vintage Citroen DS cars. The village is well laid out with a pub, tea room and museum containing trams from the UK and beyond. It...More

Thank norasharples47
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 both trips over the week-end and look forward to welcoming you back soon. The Starlight Extravaganza event is worth a visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having always wanted to visit Crich for many years I was pleased it didn’t disappoint. There is a good deal to see but it would have been good if some of the trams in the sheds were pulled out so visitors could get a better...More

Thank FluffyTBear
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. We do sometimes have a tram out on the depot, but to get more out and put them away at the end of the day in addition to our operational trams, takes...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a wonderful insight into the history of early public transport and its development. You are allowed to get very close to the numerous exhibits and can experience a proper tram ride with the enthusiastic volunteer staff who add to the enjoyment. Commendable...More

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Carla P
13 August 2018|
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Response from Helen S | Reviewed this property |
We had booked my dad a tram driving experience so we got his ticket through the post. The rest of us bought tickets when we got there and can use them over and over for a years free entry!
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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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