Plan Your Visit

Opening Hours

Open 9.30am – 5pm daily. Last admission 4pm. Underground tours 10am - 3.30pm. Underground Tours may be suspended at busy periods.

For safety reasons, we reserve the right to conduct bag searches when entering the museum​

Entry is free!

Location

Big Pit National Coal Museum

Blaenafon, Torfaen
NP4 9XP

Map & How to Get Here

Contact Us

Phone: 0300 111 2 333
Email: bigpit@museumwales.ac.uk

Accessibility

General advice and advice for our disabled visitors

Access

Food & Drink

The original Miners' Canteen in the Pithead Baths is closed during the winter. The Coffee Shop is open throughout the winter serving a range of hot and cold snacks, cakes, hot and cold drinks and treats.

Food & Drink

Group Visits

Pre-booked groups benefit from...

Groups

Families

Big Pit offers underground tours, for families throughout the year.

Families

Parking

£3 payable by Pay and Display.