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Day at the Village

Wasn't sure what to expect when we went, but pleasantly surprised how much was there. Ended up... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Trevor H
V8 Tour of Derbyshire

Really helpful and allowed the cars to drive onto the street and park. Excellent staff and tour of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Caroljaja
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Crich Tramway Village is a family visitor attraction and home to the National Tramway Museum. Take a trip back in time and ride vintage trams into the open countryside. There's an enchanting Woodland Walk and Sculpture Trail, Tearoom, gift shop...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Cromford Road | Crich, Matlock DE4 5DP, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Wasn't sure what to expect when we went, but pleasantly surprised how much was there. Ended up making a day of our visit. The amount of different types of trams to see was amazing. Never been on a tram before so really pleased to have...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Trevor H
CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you were pleasantly surprised by your visit and we hope you return for the new season, which starts on Saturday 16th March from 10am.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really helpful and allowed the cars to drive onto the street and park. Excellent staff and tour of trams. Would recommend. Plenty of parking. Food and drink facilities could be improved but everything else was great.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Caroljaja
Reviewed 10 December 2018

A really good day out plenty to interest young and old lots of seats for when you need a sit down you could spend all day riding the trams and the staff were very knowledgeable

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rosyposy761
CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and hope you return soon.

Reviewed 4 December 2018

We love this place so much that we felt terrible for not coming back to see it again after more than 10 years. So many visits we have made in the past - during the special vintage weekends when you could get in free if...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hildalg0
CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Thank you for your review. We are thrilled that you had a fantastic visit after an absence of 10 years. Thank you for gift aiding - it's a great help for charities and at Crich Tramway Village, it doesn't cost any more to do so....More

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

We went to the tram village as a family trip. We really enjoy the day, not only the whole atmosphere and staff are great, but it’s so much to do! Apart from having a ride on the fabulous trams, we enjoy the exhibition, the little...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your family visit and have returned many times since. We have a packed programme of 2019 events and we re-open for the new season on Saturday 16th March 2019.

Reviewed 15 November 2018

This is a great place to visit with so much to see and the enthusiamsm of staff is second to none. Guided tours were very informative and 'John' who showed us around the tram sheds was not only very engaging but also very knowledgable and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ROM722ROM
CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back. Our new season starts on Saturday 16th March 2019.

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Have been many times and can’t say enough nice things about Crich. The trams, the depot and the staff are all wonderful. Lots of people seem go on the trams and miss the other things like the Woodland Walk or the Great Exhibition Hall...you need...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank thrusterm
CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoy your visits and continue to return. We open for the new season on Saturday 16th March 2019 and look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Unforgettable day out which both adults and children enjoyed. We got to try a few teams out. The drivers and conducters are all volunteers, great to see community spirit. Can't wait to visit again

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MoniqueD1980
CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back. Our new season starts on Saturday 16th March 2019.

Reviewed 5 November 2018

I took a group of 75 adults. Lots of 'trammy' things to do - especially for the more active - with as many tram rides as can be taken. Huge portions of food in Rita's Tea Rooms. Welcoming and friendly staff at the ticket office....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your group visit and thank you for bringing the group to Crich. Most of our volunteers are very good and polite, so we are sorry that you have experienced some over zealous behaviour. We...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

This isn't the first time we've visited, but it was our first visit for the Starlight Extravaganza event and it was still as good as any other time of the year. Bonus if you're an English Heritage member as you basically get in as a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tracey C
CrichTramway, Marketing Manager at Crich Tramway Village, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and good to know you enjoyed our Starlight Event. We will have another programme of events next season and we re-open on Saturday 16th March 2019. We look forward to welcoming you...More

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Carla P
13 August 2018|
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Response from Breadpuddin | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry I don’t know,we just bought a family ticket when we got there.
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Blue_dog522
4 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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