Big Pit National Coal Museum & More
Recomendado por 50 habitantes del lugar ·
Consejos de habitantes de la zona
Ever fancied going down the pit? Then this award winning attraction is for you. Its free, you just pay for parking. Run by ex coal miners. You can descend in the pit cage to visit the old mines. 49 mins.
An absolutely must. Big Pit if free to visit and a unique underground experience.
An industrial heritage museum in Blaenavon, Torfaen. About 1 hour away. Free entry. A real coal mine with underground tours.
5* Great place to visit if you interested in coal mining history. Entry is free (although for some strange reason there is a parking charge) Take the guided tour which goes down an original mineshaft in a original lift. The tours are conducted by ex-miners who tell great stories but also capture…
Big Pit National Coal Museum is an industrial heritage museum in Blaenavon, Torfaen, Wales. A working coal mine from 1880 to 1980, it was opened to the public in 1983 under the auspices of the National Museum of Wales.
Actividades únicas en la zona
Los habitantes locales también recomiendan
“Really lovely place to visit and see some Welsh culture from many years ago. Less than 10 mins drive great just to have a walk around the gardens. Myself my mum like to go especially if the weather nice beautiful and it’s FREE entrance ”
- Recomendado por 113 habitantes del lugar
“Massive medieval fortification surrounded by moats & islands. Used to televise Doctor Who and Merlin. 1/2 hour away. Fab.”
- Recomendado por 32 habitantes del lugar
“A Victorian folly, looks like a fairy tale castle, actually a copy of a medieval hunting lodge - great for families. 3 miles away. ”
- Recomendado por 35 habitantes del lugar
“Superb National Trust gardens. House open to visitors but undergoing renovations. Big nature playground for kids. 8 miles away.”
- Recomendado por 10 habitantes del lugar