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Big Pit Mining Museum
Blaenafon
Cwmbran
South Wales

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'A unique and unforgettable experience'. Descend 300 ft underground to explore a real coal mine with an experienced miner as your guide.

There's lots to see and do on the surface too…original colliery buildings, exhibitions, licensed cafeteria and Welsh Craft Shop.

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Nearest UK Airport: Cardiff
Months Open: Feb - Nov
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes - by appointment
Discount for Groups: Yes - free
Car Parking: Yes
Admission Price: free
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: Restaurant and refreshments

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