Heights of Abraham

Local nameHeights of Abraham
LocationEngland, UK

The Heights of Abraham is a tourist attraction in Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, England. It consists of a hilltop park on top of Masson Hill, accessed from the village by either the Heights of Abraham cable car or a steep zig-zag path. The heights are named after a supposed resemblance to the Plains of Abraham, also known as the Heights of Abraham, in Quebec, Canada, where James Wolfe died in battle.Amongst the attractions in the park, which has been open since Victorian times, are cavern and mine tours. There are also views of the dramatic scenery of the valley of the River Derwent. The cable car was opened in 1984 to provide easier access.The Heights of Abraham are listed as grade II* in the register of historic parks and gardens of special historic interest in England.

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heights_of_Abraham

Official website http://www.heightsofabraham.com/

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/theheightsofabraham

Twitter https://twitter.com/Hts_of_Abraham

Email office@heightsofabraham.com

Phone +44 1629 582 365

Address DE4 3, United Kingdom

Coordinates 53°7'26.799" N -1°33'48.252" E

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