Great Orme Copper Mine, Llandudno

4.7
Explore the ancient tunnels leading to the 4,000 year old cavern, a unique experience suitable for all ages.

"...Stonehenge is certainly a world class site, but now it is joined by the Bronze Age Copper Mines of the Great Orme." ...'Current Archaeology'.

We are open 7 days a week from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm from mid-March through to the end of October.
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Great Orme Copper Mine Reviews

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  • I did not realise the importance of this place, it must be one of the most significant archaeological sites in Britain if not Europe. I really was blown away by the scale of the work that had been...  more »
  • I love the history that's why I visit the mines, very interesting to find out how they mine the area and live there. it's worth a visit.  more »
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  • Excellent time. Kids loved it. Going into the mine was great fun. Be aware this is not wheelchair friendly as some of the inclines underground can be a bit steep but I guess you'd figure that with it being a mine. Was really fun and the kids loved it. Great idea to stop at the halfway tram on the way down.
  • Loved this mine and the story behind it, well marked route through exhibits and mine itself. We had our 14 yr old son with us who thought it was totally awesome 😎. You have to wear a hard hat for the mine which is just as well ..... I bumped my head a few times. Some of the corridors are a bit narrow but otherwise fine.

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