Big Pit National Coal Museum & More
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Approximately 45 minutes drive but worth it for the trip down the pit: www.museum.wales/bigpit/
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…
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.