Welcome to Discover Buxton Tours

Journey with us through the fascinating history of Buxton whether on foot or aboard our tram, the knowledgeable local guides of Discover Buxton Tours offer the best way to see it all.

  • Tram Tours - Travel in style aboard our unique “Victorian Tram” and relax as you are guided through the gems of the ancient spa town of Buxton (Seats 8. £7.50 adult, £5 child)
  • Themed walks and Experiences - Walk with and in the footsteps of historic characters who helped shape our town throughout the centuries.
  • Walks with a Difference - Have your history delivered differently with expert guides whose passion for the heritage of this gorgeous town spills into the unexpected.
  • Bookings - Tram tours March to October ( 2018)Season commences 23rd March) walks, experiences and more all year round.
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See 16th Century Buxton brought to life in the tale of Mary Queen of Scots told by the Queen herself in full Tudor costume. Be guided through the experiences of the imprisoned Queen and her time in Buxton. Mary Queen of Scots visited Buxton at least 7 times between 1573 and 1584. Evening tours on 11th January, 8th & 15th February.


Let us take you on a journey through time

Guided tours and tram rides through Buxton in the Peak District

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Discover the real story of Mary Queen of Scots time here in Buxton

Discover the real story of Mary Queen of Scots time here in Buxton

Written by Leanne on January 03, 2019

A new feature film, Mary Queen of Scots, will be released on January 18th 2018 and has a cast of stars including Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie and David Tennant but how much is shown of Mary's time here in Buxton?

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Sit back and enjoy the Discover Buxton podcast

Every month we release a podcast featuring the people, places and events that makes Buxton what it is.


Meet the Tram

Meet the Tram

From milk float to Victorian Tram!

Our milk float which is adorned with period style advertising will take passengers on a stress busting, slow paced, guided tour of Buxton in the Peak District.

The Buxton Tram

Our people

Our people

We love what we do

Discover Buxton's tours are operated by a team of locals with an unbeatable passion, and indepth knowledge of Buxton's history.

Meet the team

Discover Buxton Tours

Discover Buxton Tours

Visit them all on our personalised tours

Breathe in the excitement of the Opera House, see the magnificence of the lower town, the market place and the beautiful St Anne's church among others.

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Wedding bookings

Wedding bookings

Book our victorian tram for your special day.

We love creating memories for people, and our Victorian Tram has attracted the attention of people who want something special and unique for their weddings.

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"Would thoroughly recommend for anyone of any age, from anywhere in the world; a real discovery of Buxton's history."

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Phone: 01298 79648 | Email : info@discoverbuxton.co.uk | Online: Enquire Today

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