1975
TODAY
BIG PIT
NATIONAL MUSEUM

GULBENKIAN PRIZE FOR MUSEUM OF THE YEAR 2005 

VOTED BEST TOLD STORY 2016
WELSH HOSPITALITY
AWARD 2016

Discover the Rich Welsh Coal Mining Heritage.  The Big Pit was working coal mine  from 1880 to 1980 and is one of the biggest Mining Museums in the UK.

Visitors will be treated to an amazing  underground Tour led by a real Miner, complete with Story telling.  A souvenir shop is available on the site.

FIND THE BIG BIT

PHYSICAL ADDRESS 

Big Pit National Coal Museum, Blaenafon, Torfaen

SAT NAV 

NP4 9XP

TELEPHONE

Tel. + 44 (0) 300 111 2 333

For further information, please click the link for the Big Pit Website 

From Market Square Brynmawr, 13 min (5.0 mi) via B4248

Brynmawr Wales

The Highest Market Town in Wales. Legendary Historic Trails. Great outdoors Activities. Must See Attractions.  A Warm Hearted Local Community.