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City of Caves (Tigguo Cobauc)

Drury Walk, Upper Level | Broadmarsh Shopping Centre, Nottingham NG1 7LL, England
+44 115 988 1955
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Interesting to find out about the world beneath our feet. Our guide was Stephen who was excellent... read more

Reviewed yesterday
RedShoesNottingham
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
something a little different

Was debating between visiting these caves or doing the tour at the castle! Bought ticket as... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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A set of man-made caves dating from 1250 AD that were discovered under the local shopping center. Part of the National Justice Museum.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Drury Walk, Upper Level | Broadmarsh Shopping Centre, Nottingham NG1 7LL, England
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+44 115 988 1955
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Reviewed yesterday

Interesting to find out about the world beneath our feet. Our guide was Stephen who was excellent. I think you can do audio tours, but the live version was much better.

Thank RedShoesNottingham
Reviewed 3 days ago

Was debating between visiting these caves or doing the tour at the castle! Bought ticket as part of a deal with the justice museum but was a little disappointed as to how long the tour lasted and the amount of the caves you actually got...More

Thank shaunpaulh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my wee family went to the city of caves last week and we had a lot fun. Our daughter had a blast. The staff where so friendly and very helpful.

Thank Bertienesbitt85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had trouble finding the location, and it id on the upper floor of the shopping centre. Very interesting but is relatively short, walked around by yourslef with prerecorded info. You only saw a small amount of the vast caves which are over many layers....More

Thank MW2822
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coming from Derby, I had no idea that Nottingham was built over caves. I found the whole tour very informative, and the tour guides were very passionate and really kept your interest. The tour lasts about 45 minutes, which flies by, it may be nice...More

Thank Ellie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed this visit. Cave are very interesting and the information given by the guides are full of interesting facts. Great visit for adults and children alike.

Thank ltyamas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an unexpected surprise right in the heart of Nottingham and truly, who would have known? Little promotion for such an iconic story of history. Super easy access for all ages and a great audio to follow. Learned so much about the history of both...More

Thank Robyn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my 6 year old son learnt alot, and it's a bit fun too! I recommend this place to alot of my hotel residents also. And you can get a deal with the galleries of justice too

Thank sarah f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a lot to see here - caves from 1250, Victorian cellars, an old tannery and air raid shelters. The people in costume add an extra touch - highly recommended.

Thank cathie22016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had not idea about the caves under Nottingham. A tour of these caves is recommended as shows the historic use of the caves over the ages including as air raid shelters during WW2.

Thank morswazza
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debjoy2017
16 May 2017|
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Response from jgls | Reviewed this property |
It's right in the middle of town u der the shopping centre so train or bus I'd imagine. Easy!
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amandayazooxx
22 April 2017|
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Response from Villainous S |
Hi, As the caves were designed for living and working in, most areas are large, however there is one low doorway where everyone will need to duck down. At no point are you crawling around for example. Hope that helps.
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Yaussietraveler32
1 March 2017|
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Response from Rich_PL | Reviewed this property |
We just went straight in, there was no queue but we had visited off-season.
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