Buxton Health and Healing Festival -

A Celebration of Summer Solstice

How to get here


How to get here

Pavilion Gardens is easily accessible by car or public transport.

By Car

You can plan your journey by entering our postcode, SK17 6BE, into you sat nav or by using a route finder website. www.aaroutefinder.co.uk

Close to the building, you will find our 270 space parking bay which is situated on the corner of St John’s Road and Burlington Road.

There are eight disabled car parking bays on the lower level of the car park. The ground floor is accessible to wheelchair users throughout.

Parking is on a pay and display basis but blue badge holders are free and can use any car park bay.

Please note that the under section of the car park closes and is locked between the hours of 6:00pm and 8:00am. Cars wishing to be released after 6pm and before 8am will incur a charge.

The surface is tarmac from the car parking area to the entrances and it is level access. Please note there is a steep incline between the upper car park level with St Johns Road and the lower car park level with the promenade.

With prior notification it is possible to enter the Promenade as a drop off area, as long as the vehicle doesn't park on the Promenade. Please contact us to do this, details are further down the page.

Local Accessible Taxi’s:

Allied Taxi’s, Buxton, Tel: 01298 721 23 or for advance booking A2Z Taxis, Buxton, Tel: 01298 918101

By Bus

Accessible Local Bus service information

High Peak Buses would like all passengers to enjoy journeys regardless of their physical abilities. Most of these buses are now low floor and wheelchair accessible. All standard wheelchairs are accepted on their wheelchair accessible buses. All wheelchair bus services and timetables can be downloaded at www.highpeakbuses.com Or to help plan your journey use www.travelineeastmidlands.co.uk

If you would like a copy of wheelchair accessible services and timetables or if you need help with planning a route around the Peak District please ask at the Tourist Information Centre or contact us by phone or email.

By Rail

Buxton Railway Station is approximately a 5 to 10 minute walk from Pavilion Gardens. Please follow directions for Pavilion Gardens and Buxton Information Centre. If you require an accessible taxi these are available from Allied Taxi’s, Buxton, 01298 721 23 or for advance booking A2Z Taxis, Buxton, 01298 918101. If you need further assistance with directions please contact the Tourist Information Centre on 01298 25106


By Coach

We allow coaches to drop their passengers off on the Promenade by prior arrangement. Coach parking is available on Burlington Rd (SK17 9AY). We also allow coaches to park for free on the Promenade provided that they have arranged this with us before visiting

Additionally the Sylvan Coach Park is situated off the roundabout at the intersection of the A6/A53. For directions from the Pavilion Gardens, please contact us.

Entrances to Pavilion Gardens

Pavilion Gardens is located near Buxton Opera House with automatic door entrances from the main promenade and St. Johns Road. St. Johns Road provides direct access to the Pavilion Arts Centre. However, wheelchair users would require the use of the lift to access the ground floor level where you will find the Coffee Bar, Tourist Information Centre, Gift Boutique & Art Gallery and Pavilion Café. Please see details of the accessible lift below.

Please refer to website www.visitbuxton.co.uk for downloadable map.

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