Dolaucothi Gold Mines

guided tour look at the gold mine entrance

Important notice -

Dolaucothi Gold Mines is now closed for the winter season. We'll re-open for the 2017 season in March. Meanwhile you can enjoy our wonderful walks before heading to the Dolaucothi Arms pub to fill your bellies.

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.

Dolaucothi's top 5 adventures

Our Top 5 adventures at Dolaucothi 

See our top 5 list of must-do adventures at Dolaucothi.

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

What's on

Romans in Dolaucothi

What's on at Dolaucothi

There's always lots to do at Dolaucothi Gold Mines including underground guided tours, a 1930s mineyard to explore and the chance to strike Gold when you try your hand at Gold Panning. Check out our list of upcoming events.

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


Dolaucothi Gold Mines


Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Places to stay

Visitors enjoying one of Bristol Astronomical Society's stargazing evenings at Tyntesfield, Somerset

Dolaucothi Estate caravan site 

Why not extend your trip to Carmarthenshire and stay at the idyllic Dolaucothi Estate caravan site? Did you know it's a great place to try out some stargazing?

The Dolaucothi Arms

The Dolaucothi Arms BnB 

Our friendly local is ready to welcome you to Dolaucothi