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Sygun Copper Mine

Beddgelert, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4NE, Wales
+44 1766 890595
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Historic Wales

Ultimately this is the place if the weather is bad however if your fascinated with history of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Billingham, United Kingdom

A pleasant little trip out. Plenty to look at and lots of information. Set in a very very nice area... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Beddgelert, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4NE, Wales
+44 1766 890595
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ultimately this is the place if the weather is bad however if your fascinated with history of the British Isles, then you can't go far wrong here. Even if copper mines are not your thing, or any mining for that matter, to witness the conditions...More

Thank jdprotog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A pleasant little trip out. Plenty to look at and lots of information. Set in a very very nice area too.

Thank comeand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited early morning in October, few visitors so viewed the mine on our own, self guided tour with plenty of time to read information sheets, listen to audio and take photographs. Wrap up warm and wear a waterproof, low passages plenty of open stairways to...More

Thank DS4-Charisma
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We stopped here on a very wet Sunday on our way home. You don't get many opportunities to climb through a mine and the children quite liked the experience. It's a bit dim, moist and a steady 10C all year round so do bring a...More

Thank Birgmel
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Although there wasn’t that much to see the experience was great. Being free to look around without a guide was pretty awesome. Did expect a bit more to see though as the few highlights of the tour were smaller than expected. Yet we enjoyed our...More

Thank B387
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Personally I found it interesting. I would have liked to see more stalagmites and stalagtites but ducking through the winding, wet tunnels banging my head (they give you hard hats) was fun. The 186 steps at the end was worth it for tge gorgeous views....More

Thank Lelica1902
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We loved it here. The young man working was just lovely. So friendly informative. The mine was really well done and interesting. Watch your head if you're tall though. Excellent experience

Thank SueRob7
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Sygun Copper Mine is a wonderful place to visit, its surrounded by such beautiful scenery. Me and the family visited this week and thoroughly enjoyed it.We did the self guided tour, where you get given a helmet and a guide sheet, you then follow your...More

Thank Sezza_sAR
Reviewed 28 September 2017

My daughter & I visited Sygun Copper Mine on Saturday 23rd September.Day had started with rain so thought we'd go to the mine.We thoroughly enjoyed the experience,she's 25 & I'm nearly 51 but we felt like a couple of kids venturing further into the mine...More

Thank HelpingHands89
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Wasn't impressed at all. Not really a walking type person, but I was interested in visiting the museum and finding out about the history of copper and the mine itself. The museum is one room, but has only one cabinet containing copper items - no...More

Thank mrsnigel
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Lindsay C
29 July 2015|
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Response from Sarah L | Reviewed this property |
I took my 6 year old and 2.5 year old in there only 2 days ago. My youngest just about managed the stairs by himself, and he was wearing a backpack/rein thing, so I could guide him with the handle on it. The height from the... More