Plan Your Visit

Christmas Closure Days

We will be closed on the 24th, 25th, 26th December and 1st January 2019. The Museum will also be closed on 28th & 29th January 2019.

Opening Hours

Open 9.30am – 4.30pm daily. Last admission 3.30pm. Underground tours 10am - 3pm. Underground Tours may be suspended at busy periods.

Please note that throughout January 2019 the Underground Tours are only available on weekends. 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 Miner’s Canteen is open all year, with the exception of January, serving a range of hot and cold food, snacks, cakes, hot and cold drinks and treats.

The Coffee Shop is open throughout January and during some school holidays.

Food & Drink

JobaKnock Tickets

You can purchase a ticket for a set time slot in the Underground Tour queue.

JobaKnock Tickets

Families

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

Families

Parking

£3 payable by Pay and Display.

Group Visits

Pre-booked groups benefit from...

Groups