Maps & Location
Town Map: to download a map, click here.
Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, East Midlands, England, United Kingdom
OS Map: OL24 – White Peak
Grid References: SK0595073550 , 53.259°N 1.911°W , 53°15′32.12″N, 1°54′44.16″W
Elevation: 303m, 1001ft
Telephone Code: 01298
Post Code: SK17
Famous for both sun and snow and all four seasons in one day, keep an eye on the weather!
Tourist Information Centre at the Pavilion Gardens, SK17 6BE. Tel: 01298 25106
Discover Buxton Booking Office in the Pavilion Gardens Conservatory Entrance (Mar/Apr-Sept/Oct)
Buxton Town Team talking signposts by the Pump Room in July and August
Leaflets are also available at the Buxton Station, Green Man Gallery, Palace Hotel and Buxton Library.
Town Hall, Market Place
Sylvan Car Park (far end of Spring Gardens)
Pavilion Gardens (closed January)
Accessibility & Wheelchair Hire
For listing and information on services click here [link to services page].
Buxton Library: Kents Bank Road, Buxton, SK17 6HW, 01629 533460
- Barclays – 5 The Quadrant, Buxton SK17 6AW
- Halifax – 74 Spring Gardens, Buxton SK17 6DL
- Nationwide – Spring Gardens Centre, 3, Buxton SK17 6BJ
- NatWest – 2 Spring Gardens, Buxton SK17 6DJ
- Nottingham Building Society – 28 Spring Gardens, Buxton SK17 6DE
- Royal Bank of Scotland – 18/20 High St, Buxton, SK17 6EU
- Santander – 73 Spring Gardens, Buxton SK17 6DN
- TSB – 24 Spring Gardens, Buxton SK17 6DE
Accident & Emergency
Buxton Police Station: Silverlands, SK17 6QJ. Dial 101
Buxton Hospital Minor Injuries Unit: London Road, SK17 9NJ, Limited services. Open: 8am – 10pm. Tel: 01298 214000
Defibrillators: located at the Springs Shopping Centre, the Pavilion Gardens, Poole’s Cavern Visitor Centre and the Volunteers Centre on the Market Place.
For information on Chemists, click here.
Pay and Display parking is available by the Square, the Pavilion Gardens, the Market Place, Buxton Station, Spring Gardens and Sylvan Park. See the map below.
Morrisons – Bakewell Rd (A6)
Tesco Esso – London Rd (A515)
Rockbay Service Station – Leek Rd (A53)
Buxton Radio Taxis: 01298 23457
Jam Taxi Services: 01298 72333
Allied Taxis: 01298 72123
Crescent Cars Ltd: 01298 73515
A Cabs: 01298 70423
Town Markets Higher Buxton. Tuesday & Saturday. Market stall hours are usually from 9am to 4pm, but may vary with the weather.
For other fairs, see: Fairs & Markets
Overdale Vets: New Market St
Medivet: 8 Market St
Lost & Found
Buxton Police Station, Silverlands, Buxton, SK17 6QJ. Dial 101.
Buxton aims to become a dementia-friendly town. The Buxton & High Peak Dementia Action Alliance are working towards this.
- The Stewart Medical Centre, Hartington Road
- Morrisons, Bakewell Road
- Buxton Swimming & Fitness Centre, Pavilion Gardens
- Buxton Cinema (matinee screenings)
Sylvan Car Park
Market Place Car Park
Buxton Station Car Park
Cattle Market Car Park
Spring Gardens Car Park
Water Street parking
Minor Injuries Unit
Town Hall Public Toilets
Buxton Volunteer Centre
Stewart Medical Centre
Buxton Police Station
Poole's Cavern Visitors Centre
Morrisons Petrol Station
Tesco Esso Petrol Station
Rockbay Service Station
Nottingham Building Society
Royal Bank of Scotland
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