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Amlwch Copper Kingdom

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A fascinating small museum

We enjoyed our visit to Copper Kingdom and learned a lot about mining in the area. The small gift... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hutchy68_10
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Very informative

Not huge but well worth a visit. The history of the copper industry and its effect on the local... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
Hengist002
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Kent
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Anglesey Marine Terminal, Amlwch LL68 9DB, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited this attraction today as staying in a nearby cottage. The information given regarding Parys mountain was misleading as we were not told it was some distance away so assumed it to be at the top of the nearby hill where some workings were...More

Thank Claire J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we visited copper kingdom as part of our stay on Anglesey the museum is a small museum but well worth a visit to explains the finding and usages of copper and the lives of the people who worked there

Thank james b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning location on the outskirts of Amlwch. Nice circular walk which takes about and hour and on a nice day like I had the Isle of Man can be seen from the tower. Beautiful views of the Snowdonia mountains too. This is the first time...More

1  Thank Welshdraig
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to Copper Kingdom and learned a lot about mining in the area. The small gift shop was worth visiting, particularly as it sells jewellery, made from wire, by a Russian artist who lives locally. Unfortunately, the cafe was closed, even though...More

1  Thank Hutchy68_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We parked in a small car park on the west side of the Copper mines. There was a well marked footpath all the way. There was a choice of two paths and we chose the short version. The history on the information boards were really...More

1  Thank Willwood8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the museum and took the self guided tour and it was well worth it. Very informative and interesting displays. Combine this with the maritime museum and cafe just up the harbour for an interesting morning before heading out to Parts mountain for a walk.

1  Thank jojoShrewsbury
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Amlwch for a week during which time my friend and I decided to walk our dogs up the mountain spectacular views abound and we could have happily spent several hours there would recommend you keep your dog on the lead because it could...More

1  Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Not huge but well worth a visit. The history of the copper industry and its effect on the local community is fascinating. Loads to learn. Very helpful man at reception urged us to visit the 'Copper Mountain'. So glad we did. Almost a mini Grand...More

1  Thank Hengist002
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Full history of mining in the area Interactive and things for children to do Quite small for the price but lady on reception was lovely Afterwards have a walk around the harbour and maritime museum, very pretty

1  Thank elizabeth w
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

The Copper Kingdom centre was great. The boards along with the audio soundtracks were great. You could listen to and read as much as you wanted to. It was both informative and interesting with dialogue from 6 characters available. A great place to go before...More

1  Thank Hazel C
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