Big Pit National Coal Museum
Big Pit National Coal Museum is the most popular attraction within the Blaenavon World Heritage Site.
Big Pit National Coal Museum is a real coal mine and one of Britain’s leading mining museums. With facilities to educate and entertain all ages, it’s an exciting and informative day out. Enjoy a multi-media tour of a modern coal mine with a virtual miner in the Mining Galleries, exhibitions in the Pithead Baths and Historic colliery buildings open to the public for the first time. All this AND the world-famous Underground Tour. Go 300 feet underground with a real miner and see what life was like for the thousands of men who worked at the coal face.