Dolaucothi

Family underground at Dolaucothi

Important notice -

In line with Welsh Government legislation and 'fire break' lockdown, all our places in Wales will temporarily close from 24 October to 9 November to restrict the spread of coronavirus. We urge people to follow legislation, stay home and not travel.

Golden Days Out Come Rain or Shine!

Dolaucothi

History

Victorian Miners at Dolaucothi Goldmines

Our History - From Pliny to Winnie!

Gold mining at Dolaucothi dates back at least 2000 years starting before the time of Roman author, Pliny the Elder, and ending just before Winston Churchill became Prime Minister of Great Britain...

Dolaucothi Guidebook
Dolaucothi Guidebook image and text

Dolaucothi Guidebook 

For further reading, and as a great companion to your visit, the Dolaucothi Guidebook is a must! Fully illustrated with wonderful colour photos, the book is packed with information on the history of these unique Goldmines and the surrounding estate. Get your copy online (see link above) or at the Goldmines!

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Wildlife

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Places to stay

Extend your stay

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Our work