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Exeter's Underground Passages

Add Exeter's Underground Passages to your Itinerary

Type:Heritage/Visitor Centre

2 Paris Street

Tel: 01392 665887

Fax: 01392 265695

Exeter's Underground Passages (c) Mike Alsford

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£6.00 per ticket
Child (under 18)£4.00 per ticket
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children)£18.00 per ticket
Senior / Student£5.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.




  • Gift Shop

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook. Large groups will be split into smaller groups of 15 max.

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest


  • Guide Dogs Permitted - Guide dogs not permitted underground.
  • Ramp/Level Access - To Heritage Centre only
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children - Children under 5 not permitted underground.

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route - Across road from Exeter Bus Station.
  • Parking (charge) - Please park in city centre car parks.

Payment Methods

  • Accepts Exeter Pound
  • Approx length of visit - Underground tour lasts approx 25 minutes
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 100
  • Special group rates - Group rates available.
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Air-conditioning throughout - Exhibition area only.
  • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
  • Open all year
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages

  • French audio guide - Video presentation in subtitles
  • German audio guide - Video presentation in subtitles

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Groups
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Individuals

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is M5. Follow signs to city centre.

Public Transport Directions

The entrance is located on Paris Street, just a few minutes walk fro Exeter Bus Station. The nearest train station is Exeter Central, approx 10 minutes walk.

Opening Times

2016/7 Low Season (1 Oct 2016 - 31 May 2017)
2017 Low Season (1 Jan 2017 - 30 May 2017)
2017 High Season & School Holidays (1 June 2017 - 30 Sept 2017)

* Tuesday - Friday: First tour half hour after opening, last tour 3.30pm.
However, from Monday 6th - Friday 10 February 2017 the Underground Passages will be closed for essential maintenance.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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