Secondary Schools

Kents Cavern is a Covid-Secure site and ready to welcome back schools on educational visits. For more information about Covid-Secure visits, isolated from the general public,  or for other education enquiries, please email [email protected] or telephone 01803 215136.

Kents Cavern is an inspirational place to visit for the young and old. We're located on the coast of South Devon and just a few minutes' walk from the beach and the South West Coastal footpath! You can visit us on foot, by coach or by public transport; either way we're pretty easy to get to.


The cave is full of educational history and is home to the oldest human fossil found in North West Europe. The incredible geology and rich archaeological heritage of the cave has been astounding scientists and visitors alike for centuries. Records show the mysterious of the caves have been enticing explorers to venture inside for thousands of years.

Kents Cavern Key Stage 3&4 options:


An in-depth look at the formation of Kents Cavern and the surrounding geology of the English Riviera Geopark.


A simple look at the various elements involved in the running of a tourist attraction, including marketing, sectors and trends, organisational structure and future developments.


Fancy a bit more fun? We're able to offer awesome excursion days for secondary schools with a fantastic tour of our cave – you might even learn a thing or two.

Our education team are able to tailor any school visits to meet your needs whether educational or recreational. We also organise great combination day trips such as;

  • Kents Cavern and Geopark Coastal Cruise
  • Kents Cavern and Torquay Museum


Call 01803 215136 or email [email protected]

To find out more about visiting us come and evaluate the caves for free!