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History Museum

Big Pit National Coal Museum & More

47 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Cath
Cath
April 11, 2019
Further out of Cardiff, but part of the history of the area
Claire
Claire
January 04, 2019
Approximately 45 minutes drive but worth it for the trip down the pit: www.museum.wales/bigpit/
Jane
Jane
November 11, 2018
Great museum . Experience a trip down an old coal mine.
Nick & Jo
Nick & Jo
October 13, 2018
This is your chance to go down a real mine and experience what it would have been like. The ex-miner guides are great story tellers and bring the place to life. The pit head baths within the museum are interesting and documents the history of mining from the perspective of the miners and their…
Natalie & Seb
Natalie & Seb
June 10, 2018
Being such an important part of the local history, it's interesting to visit Big Pit for free - it's a real coal mine with underground tours, miner guides and a warm welcome.
Location
Blaenafon, Wales NP4 9XP
Phone+44 300 111 2333
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 5:00 PM
Credit Cards
Yes
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