Castleton Historical Society Museum and Tourist Information Centre

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Located in the village of Castleton, the centre is a ‘must see’ for visitors to the Peak District National Park and houses the Castleton Village Museum the home of many local treasures, some dating from prehistoric times. The centre operates as a Tourist Information Centre offering accommodation bookings and local information to help you make the most of your stay.

The centre received a silver award in the East Midlands Enjoy England Excellence 2008 awards for the quality of its tourism information services.

Visitors are inspired to discover the delights of Castleton and the Hope Valley through interactive and interpretative displays. What would it be like to experience the view from Mam Tor, hang glide over the Hope Valley, climb Stanage Edge? Come to Castleton visitor centre – you’ll be surprised!


Admission is Free

Opening times

April – September: 10:00am – 5:30pm
October – December 10:00am – 5:00pm (5.30pm school holidays). Please contact the Centre for special Christmas opening times: 01629 816572
January – February: 10.30am – 4.30pm weekdays & 10.30am – 5.00pm weekends & school holidays
March: 10.00am – 5.00pm