Dolaucothi Gold Mines

guided tour look at the gold mine entrance

Gold mines in use from Roman times to the 20th century

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Things to see and do

Family enjoy a day at Dolaucothi

Undergound tours at Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Plan your visit by checking the time table for our award winning underground experience.

Illustration of Pumsaint Stone

The legends of the stone at Dolaucothi 

To celebrate our stories myths and legends this year the team at Dolaucothi Gold Mines have delved into the history books in search of fascinating stories to tell. The Cothi valley’s the setting while people, and their stories, are the legends.

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

What's on

Upcoming events

Daily underground tours

Wed 26 Apr 2017
11:00-17:00
Get kitted up with a hard hat and lamp and walk in the footsteps of gold miners from centuries past at the only known Roman Gold Mine in the county.

Open Doors (FREE ENTRY)

Sun 24 Sep 2017
10:30-17:00
Experience all that Dolaucothi has to offer FOR FREE!
Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Eating and shopping

Scone with cream and jam

Treats for all 

After a day of underground exploration you can relax with a little retail therapy or a delicious homemade lunch in the tea-room.

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Learning

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

History

Victorians in Dolaucothi

Discover 2,000 years of history 

Step back in time and discover the story of the quest for Gold at Dolaucothi.

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Places to stay

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