Plan your visit to Wookey Hole
We can’t wait to welcome you to Wookey Hole
You are always advised to book ahead of your visit as we do get very busy in the school holidays.
If you have questions before your visit check out our ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ section below.
Wookey Hole opening times
First admission: 9.30am
Last admission: 4pm
Site closes: 5.30pm
The peak season is February half term, and weekends and school holidays from April to October, and during our Winter Wonderland opening in December. We follow the Somerset school holiday timetable.
First admission: 10am
Last admission: 3pm
Site closes: 4.30pm
We only open at weekends from November to March (excluding February half term, and Winter Wonderland in December).
We also operate off-peak hours from April to October mid-week, and outside of school holidays.
ALWAYS check ahead to avoid disappointment if you are coming off-peak. Please take note of Wookey Hole closure times below.
Wookey Hole closure dates
We are closed midweek (Monday – Friday) from 7 November 2022 up to February half term 2023. However during December we are open everyday during the School holidays for Winter Wonderland. Please note we follow the Somerset School Holiday timetable.
Food & Refreshments
You can get a hearty, hot, homemade lunch on site, treat yourself to an ice cream or bring a picnic. Find out more about food options at Wookey Hole on our Eat, Drink and Shop page.
How to find Wookey Hole
Wookey Hole is 2 miles from Wells – follow the brown signs displayed on the main routes around the city centre.
We’re only 20 miles from Bath (A39), Bristol (A37) and Weston Super Mare (A371). From the M5, exit at Junction 22 and follow the brown signs.
Use this postcode for your SatNav: BA5 1BA
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We have a large car park and it’s free to Wookey Hole visitors.