Nelson Pit Visitor Centre

Nelson Pit, Lyme Road, Poynton, Cheshire, SK12 1TH

Tel: 01625 504 528

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About Us

Nelson Pit Visitor Centre is one of Poynton's hidden gems and is perfectly situated near to Poynton Marina for a relaxing afternoon.

Built on the site of a former colliery, this bijoux centre features displays about Poynton's mining history, the origins of the Middlewood Way and the local canal network.

Nelson Pit Visitor Centre offers 8 circular walks of varying grades around the local area, which are perfect for a stroll with the family.

The centre also has toilet facilities.


Road Directions

Turning off Middlewood Way on to Green Land and subsequently Lyme Road or alternatively turning off at Anson Road onto Lyme. 


Public Transport Directions

Middlewood Station is in a close vicinity for a 20 minute walk to the location.



Provider Features

  • Indoor Attraction

Contact Us

Tel: 01625 504 528

Tel: 01625 504 528

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