Museum, visitor centre, limestone gorge & cave system, country park and wildlife reserve. Open: Everyday, 10:00am - 5:30pm March to September | 10:00am - 4:30pm October to February | November - January: Open Saturdays and Sundays only
Home of the Ice Age Hunter
Creswell Crags is a limestone gorge honeycombed with caves and smaller fissures. Stone tools and remains of animals found in the caves by archaeologists provide evidence for a fascinating story of life during the last Ice Age between 50,000 and 10,000 years ago.
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3D rendered view of Creswell Crags 12,000 years ago - Image: © 2009 ay-pe
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Explore the Creswell Area...
Use the links below and the map on the right to explore the Creswell area and discover a diverse range of cultural and geological sights and attractions.
Keep your eye on this section as we begin to add more exciting content over the coming weeks
Our online object collection brings the Ice Age to life
Hold your event or conference. Or just a great day out.
Come face to face with your past with our Cave Art Tours.
Join award-winning Astronomer, Paul Money, as he reveals more about the amazing night's sky in the stunning...
Lions, hyena and wolves all roamed the gorge during the Ice Age. Join us to find out more about these amazing animals. ...
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Job Opportunities at Crags Edge Cafe and with First Art
Job Opportunity: Elmton with Creswell - Big Local Development Coordinator
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Page last updated on 03 Jan 2012
Creswell Crags Museum & Heritage Centre
Crags Road, Welbeck, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, UK, S80 3LH