Group Bookings

Tips for Groups

We understand how much work a group organiser or tour operator has to put in to make the day a success. So, we have put together some top tips and things you will need to know when planning a group visit with us…

  • We offer a special discount for groups of 10 or more people. Advanced bookings are appreciated when possible.
  • We welcome groups of all sizes and abilities. There is ample free coach parking by the admissions building.
  • For visitors with walking difficulties, coaches can drop off in the centre of the village.
  • The Museum is accessible for all with ramps and lifts to all buildings, smooth routes and dropped curbs for wheelchair users. There is also a specially modified access tram to carry wheelchairs. Carers are admitted to the Museum free of charge.
  • Catering – we have a variety of catering facilities on site such as Rita’s Tearoom which serves hot food 12.00 – 2.30pm, The Red Lion Pub which serves drinks and snacks from 12.00- 2.00 pm and Ice-cream Parlour which serves ice cream and hot drinks.
  • We also offer a free refreshment voucher for coach drivers.
  • We recommend 3-4 hours for your visit
  • For a unique group experience, Crich Tramway Village has a full events calendar which includes 1940s and Beside the Seaside events.
  • The roads around Crich are passable by coach, however if you are bringing a larger coach or double-decker, please contact us before your visit for a recommended route.
  • If you would like to investigate further, complimentary tickets for a FAM trip can be issued on request. Please contact the Museum.
  • If you are a school group, please contact the Learning Department: http://www.tramway.co.uk/learning/educational-enquiry

Download the Group and School Visits Leaflet here: Groups and Schools Leaflet

Opening Times 2019

Spring Season
16th March – 12th April 10am – 4.30pm (last admissions 3pm). Except week-ends when we will close at 5.30pm. (last admissions 4pm).

Main Season
13th April – 8th September: 10am – 5.30pm (last admissions 4pm) Except for Friday 14th – Monday 17th June when we are CLOSED.

Winter Season
9th September – 27th October: 10am – 4.30pm (last admissions 3pm) Except week-ends when we will close at 5.30pm. (last admissions 4pm).

Starlight Spectacular
Mon. 28th Oct. and Saturday 2nd Nov.: 10am – 8.30pm (last admissions 7pm; last tram 8.00pm)
Tues. 29th Oct. – Friday 1st Nov:. 10am – 7.30pm. (last admissions 6.00pm; last tram 7.00pm).

Last Day of the Season
Sun. Nov. 4th: 10am – 5.30pm (last admissions 4pm; last tram 5.00pm)

Group Rates

Adult £11:00
Senior (60+) £11:00
Child (4 – 15 yrs) £7.50

Group rate applies for 10 or more paying people. Payment must be made in one transaction.

For school or education admission rate, please see the learning section.

Tickets valid on day of visit only.

Car Clubs

Classic vehicle owners are invited to bring and exhibit their classic cars, but pre-booking is required. Open to all vehicles built in 1979 or earlier.

If you wish to book your car club to come to Crich Tramway Village, call us with the date, number and type of vehicles, number of drivers and passengers and approximate arrival time on 01773 854321.

Drivers wishing to bring their cars into the Village will be admitted free, with passengers admitted at group rates.

Use the online group booking form.

Group Booking Form

Click here to use the group booking form.

Crich Tramway Village is a brand name for the National Tramway Museum (Accredited with Arts Council England), solely owned and operated by The Tramway Museum Society, incorporated in England with liability by guarantee (no. 744229). Registered charity number 313615. Our ICO number is Z6700136.

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