Dolaucothi Gold Mines

guided tour look at the gold mine entrance

Important notice -

Please note, we will not running our normal Underground Tour schedule for the morning of Sat 28 April 2018 because South & Mid Wales Cave Rescue will be here to carry out a training exercise. Normal Tours will be resumed later in the day.

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

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.

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What's on

Upcoming events

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Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Eating and shopping

Treat yourself at Dolaucothi

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Dolaucothi Gold Mines


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

Our work

Felling deseased Larch at Allt Dolaucothi

Delivering for Nature at Dolauocthi 

Follow our progress as we deliver for land and nature at Dolaucothi.

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