Dolaucothi Gold Mines

guided tour look at the gold mine entrance

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

More about this place

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

Tue 24 Oct 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.

Ghastly Gold Mines Spooky Underground Tours

Tue 24 Oct 2017
11:30-12:30
Are you brave enough to walk into the darkness of an ancient gold mine this autumn?
Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Eating and shopping

Treat yourself at Dolaucothi

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

Extend your stay

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Dolaucothi Gold Mines on the National Trust Collections website