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Blue John Cavern

Buxton Road, Castleton, Hope Valley, South Yorkshire, S33 8WP
Tel: 01433 620638

The Blue John Cavern at Castleton is world famous. It is home to eight of the fourteen known varieties of Blue John Stone; a beautiful and ornamental fluor-spar. The mineral has been mined here for centuries and continues to be so in the winter months.

The traditional methods of turning Blue John are still used, and the skill of our craftsmen working in the Original Blue John Craft Shop in the village of Castleton enable the visitor to view this unique stone at its best.

Location: Castleton
Dates Open: All year (except Christmas Day) weather permitting
Open Times: 9:30 'til dusk
Entry: Adult 9. Concessions 7 Child (5-15yrs) 4.50. Family 25.

Call now on:
01433 620638
Please mention Visit Derbyshire when you call.

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