Kents Cavern in Torquay is a protected Prehistoric cave with an extensive labyrinth of spectacular and easily accessible caverns. The oldest human fossil ever found in north-western Europe was found at Kents Cavern making it the oldest known human dwelling in Britain.
The geology of the cave is of international significance, recognised by UNESCO, giving it official status as the underground visitor centre for the English Riviera Global Geopark. The caverns have inspired many famous writers including Beatrix Potter and Agatha Christie.
Tours around the cave are led by entertaining guides who bring the incredible story of the cave’s Ice Age history back to life. The attraction has many awards for quality and visitor reviews give the attraction a high ranking on Trip Advisor.
April to October - Cave Tours run regualrly from 10.30am to 4.00pm
November to March - Caves tours at 11.00am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.30pm
Access to the caves by tour only - no booking required
|Children under 3||Free|
81-91 Ilsham Road
A week long programme of events hosted by the Kents Cavern!
Celebrating our Stone Age ancestors with a range of free and paid activities, workshops and demonstrations, there’s plenty to take part in whatever day you plan on visiting!