Big Pit National Coal Museum

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.

Contact Information

Blaenafon, Torfaen, NP4 9XP
Tel: 0300 1112333

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