North Wales Sights



Great Orme Mines

Great Orme Mines Review

Discovered in 1987, these mines date back 4,000 years to when copper was first mined in the area. You can take a tour and learn about the technology that ancient people used to dig the tunnels, which are thought to be the largest surviving prehistoric mines in the world.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Pyllau Rd., Llandudno, LL30 2XG | Map It
  • Phone: 01492/870447
  • Cost: £6.75
  • Hours: Mid-Mar.–Oct., daily 10–5; last admission 1 hr before closing.
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  • Location: Porthmadog
Updated: 06-10-2013

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