Dolaucothi

A tour to the Roman Gold Mine at Dolaucothi

Important notice -

Booking is essential for visits to Dolaucothi, we’re open Wednesday, Thursday and Sundays in September. The car park, estate and walks are open daily. Please follow Welsh Government Regulations when visiting.

Pull on your boots and discover the UK’s only known Roman Gold Mine

Dolaucothi

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Book your visit

Please note you need to book tickets to visit Dolaucothi. You’re booking for a tour of the only known Roman Gold Mine in the UK. It’s an active outdoor tour, lasts c.1.5hrs, height restriction 1m applies. Your allocated time is your tour departure time not arrival time. Changes to date/time of booking can be made up to 24 hours in advance by calling 0344 249 1895.

Visit Dolaucothi's Roman Mine

Visiting Dolaucothi 

Planning to visit us? Read on for everything you need to know before you visit. We’ll take you on a tour of the only known Roman gold mine in the UK where you’ll get the chance to walk over ancient surface workings and go underground to see how the Romans mined for gold.

Dolaucothi

Things to see and do

Visit the Roman Gold Mine at Dolaucothi

The Roman Gold Mine at Dolaucothi 

Visit the only known Roman Gold Mine in the UK

Dolaucothi

History