Moorland Centre

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Moorland Centre is a new visitor and learning facility built at a cost of £1m, the centre is roofed with sedum turf and heated from the earth and is Britains first moorland research base. Interactive exhibitions of interest to people for all ages have been set up which explain why the Moors for the Future Project originated, to restore vast tracts of threatened habitat, and conserve its heritage, listening posts enable visitors to hear reminiscences of people who live and work on the moors, as well as those who use them for recreation. There are also a number of walks generating from the centre where information for the visitor is available.

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The centre is situated approximately a quarter of a mile distant from the railway station and village car park, on the main road to Edale. There are no car parking facilities available at the centre.

Train

Nearest railway station is Edale.

Admission

Opening times (Walks):

Never closes

Opening Times (Centre):

Open seven days a week.

Prices:

Free

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Contact

Address: The Moorland Centre, Peak National Park Authority, Edale, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 7ZA, UK.
Phone: +44 1433 670207
Email: edale@peakdistrict.gov.uk
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