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The West Country Sights

Underground Passages

  • 2 Paris St. Map It
  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Updated 05/28/2014

Fodor's Review

Exeter's Underground Passages, which once served as conduits for fresh water, are the only medieval vaulted passages open to the public in Britain. They date to the mid-14th century, although some were enlarged by the Victorians. An exhibition and video precede the 25-minute guided tour. Many of the passages are narrow and low: be prepared to stoop. The tours often sell out during school vacations, so come early. Children under five are not permitted in the tunnels.

Sight Information

Address:

2 Paris St., Exeter, EX1 1GA, England

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Phone:

01392-665887

Sight Details:

  • £6
  • June–Sept. and school vacations, Mon.–Sat. 9:30–5:30, Sun. 10:30–4; Oct.–May, Tues.–Fri. 11:30–5:30, Sat. 9:30–5:30, Sun. 11:30–4; last tours 1 hr before closing.

Updated 05/28/2014

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