Main Building:

  Monday - Friday   Saturday - Sunday  
Month Open Close Open Close
April 09:30am 5pm 09:30am 5pm
May 09:30am 5pm 09:30am 5pm
June 09:30am 5pm 09:30am 5pm
July 09:00am 6pm 09:00am 6pm
August 09:00am 6pm 09:00am 6pm
September 09:00am 4pm 09:30am 5pm
October 09:30am 4pm 09:30am 4:30pm
November 09:30am 3pm 09:30am 4pm
December* 09:30am 3pm 09:30am 4pm
January 9.30am 3pm 09.30am 4pm
February 9.30am 3pm 09.30am 4pm
March 9.30am 4pm 9.30am 5pm

*The venue is closed on Christmas Day

Lakeside Hut:

Opens at 10:30am - 2:30pm during weekends and school holidays.

Coffee Van:

Opens at 9:30am - 2:30pm during weekends and school holidays

Miniature Train:

Opens 10:30am during weekends and school holidays, closing at 2.30pm 

Boating Lake:

Opens 10:30am on Saturday and 12:30pm Sunday, last entry at 3pm

Due to weather conditions and unforeseen circumstances, there may be occasions where management deem it necessary to differentiate from the times given above. We will give as much notice as possible.

Contact us today on: 01298 23114

Business Hours

  • Monday - Friday   09:30am - 4:00pm
  • Saturday - Sunday   09:30am - 4:30pm
  • *See Opening Times for our full opening hours  

About Us

The Pavilion Gardens is a beautiful historic venue dating back to 1871 which superbly shows off the Victorian splendour of Buxton. Set within 23-acres of magnificent landscaped gardens and play areas the venue provides the perfect setting for fun and relaxing family days out, with great food and drink, shopping and over 100 events and festivals throughout the year.

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Pavilion Gardens St John's Road Buxton Derbyshire SK17 6BE