Nelson Pit Visitor Centre

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

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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.

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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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