Who's it for? Any age group
What's it about? A genuine coal mine, Big Pit offers a multi-media tour of a modern coal mine, complete with virtual miner. It's renowned for its captivating underground tour where you go 300 feet under with a real miner to see what life was like at the coal face. Exciting stuff.
Address: National Coal Museum, Blaenafon, Torfaen NP4 9XP
Tel no: 01495 790311
Open: Daily 9.30am-5pm (underground tours 10am-3.30am) Winter opening hours vary.