Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves

Kents Cavern is the most important Stone Age dwelling in Britain and this makes it a unique natural resource.

Day visit



About Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves

People of all ages can learn about the history and geography of these famous Devon caves. Our programme of educational visits is designed to deliver learning and enjoyment across a range of curriculum subjects all within the safe underground environment of the oldest home in Britain. Ideal for full or half day school visits.


SEND Facilities

Free pre-visit

Key Information

Age suitability

5-7 yr olds, 7-11 yr olds, 11-14 yr olds, 14-16 yr olds, 16-18 yr olds

Key Stages

  • Key Stage 1,

  • Key Stage 2,

  • Key Stage 3,

  • Key Stage 4,

  • Key Stage 5,

Risk Assessment copy available?

By email, by post, from website


  • Stone Age,

  • Wildlife and nature,

Risk Assessment Category


Annual opening times

All year

Suitable for disabled/SEND needs


Group Size

20 +


Stone Age

Wildlife and nature

Curriculum Subjects



Physical Education

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