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Sygun Copper Mine

Beddgelert, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4NE, Wales
+44 1766 890595
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Misleading leaflet

Me and the dogs took an hours treck from the camp site to visit the copper mine. Leaflet clearly... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Loved it!

Such a lot of fun. The steps it goes on about weren't really that strenuous but if you're not so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lynette W
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Beddgelert, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4NE, Wales
+44 1766 890595
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Me and the dogs took an hours treck from the camp site to visit the copper mine. Leaflet clearly states 'Dogs welcome on a lead', when I arrived the guy behind the counter told me "mine is not suitable for dogs" this is because there...More

Thank MartMalcSid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a lot of fun. The steps it goes on about weren't really that strenuous but if you're not so fit take it easy. There's some great rocks to look at. It's a mine so damp and underground. Dress in damp footwear and dark clothes...More

Thank Lynette W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I visited here with our dog one morning when it was absolutely tipping it down with rain, as we thought it would be drier than being outside. It was, but there was still water dripping down the walls and we'd have been...More

Thank Anne T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made the mistake of thinking it was a place to go in wet weather. It is most definately not. There was water cascading over the entrance and exit. The first 50 yards of the adit was very wet and the path back from the...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is definitely worth a visit. Do go properly dressed, it is quite wet in the mine and there are steps to climb which arent for the faint hearted! There is an alternative route for those who cannot manage the steps but if you can...More

Thank EandPBath
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a warm Tuesday morning. Had the place to ourselves. Very chatty and knowledgeable young man on reception. Self guided tour and 186 steps up internally. The mine is wet and confined so appropriate footwear is recommended. The children's play area outside is pretty...More

1  Thank Rewst
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Humbling.. that's the feeling one gets after visiting the Sygun Copper Mine.. the 186 steps upto Victoria Point, the wet and dank walls, the audio guides kept at 6 locations of our tour and the lifelike displays of the miners only serve to remind us...More

1  Thank M J
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Hubby and I have passed this Victorian Mine on numerous occasions so on Tuesday afternoon we decided to pop in. It is located in the picturesque Snowdonia National Park just outside the quaint village of Beddgelert. There is a large free car park (accessed over...More

Thank Jilly2903
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The picture shows beautiful stalactites and stalagmites in a golden glow. The actuality is that these are on ly inches tall, not feet tall as the illustration would have you believe. The path in the cave is very uneven, slippery with water and low clearance...More

1  Thank George C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

My partner and I visited Sygun Copper Mine on the 6th May 2017 after a walk round the local village of Beddgelert. Parking is Free and often a Bouncy Castle Set up for Children on the Sunnier Days. We completed the tour in approximately 2...More

1  Thank Stephleech24
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Lindsay C
Can I take my 20 month old? She can walk.
29 July 2015|
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Response from Sarah L | Reviewed this property |
I took my 6 year old and 2.5 year old in there only 2 days ago. My youngest just about managed the stairs by himself, and he was wearing a backpack/rein thing, so I could guide him with the handle on it. The height from the... More