DISCOVER THE WONDER OF UNDER
Underneath the mysterious Royal Forest of Dean lies something spectacular and unseen , a vast natural cave system that has been mined for more than 4,500 years.
UNEARTH THE ORE-INSPIRING STORY OF THE FREEMINERS
For at least 4,500 years Freeminers have been mining here, leaving behind magnificent caverns and and amazing stories.
Deep Level Caving: AN EXCITING ADVENTURE BUT UNFORTUNATELY WE ARE NOT ABLE TO OFFER CAVING ACTIVITIES AT THE MOMENT
Our show caverns only scratch the surface of the hidden world under the Forest. We would love to show you the extensive world beyond the public caverns. We are posting new dates soon for adventure caving as they are arranged
PLAN YOUR SCHOOL TRIP OR GROUP OUTING WITH US
Adventure is always fun with company. If you have a larger group or class excursion we can tailor a visit towards particular interests or projects.
Events at Clearwell Caves
We look forward to meeting you.
SAVOUR THE DEPTHS OF FLAVOUR AT THE LAMPROOM CAFÉ
The Lamproom Café sits above ground as the only marker for the adventure taking place below. The Cafe will be serving delicious cakes and snacks along with teas and all your favourite coffees. Our café is another delightful discovery hidden amongst the trees of the Forest.
AS SEEN ON SCREEN
A location this unique naturally provides extraordinary magic and wonder, which is why over the years we’ve played host to the filming of numerous programs, including Willow, The Change, Dr Who, His Dark Materials, Cursed, Britannia and many others.