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Amlwch Copper Kingdom

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Anglesey Marine Terminal, Amlwch LL68 9DB, Wales
+44 1407 832255
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Fascinating

A real step back in time with some fascinating information about an industry which was a huge... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Freyasgran2011
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Friendly museum

Realy enjoyed the museum. Lots to read and many displays. Learnt a lot. Very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
FBtwo
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Braintree, United Kingdom
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  • Average11%
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“parys mountain” (54 reviews)
“amlwch port” (13 reviews)
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Anglesey Marine Terminal, Amlwch LL68 9DB, Wales
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+44 1407 832255
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"maritime museum"
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"small museum"
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"well worth a visit"
in 15 reviews
"sail loft"
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"interactive exhibits"
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"old harbour"
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"car park"
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"presented museum"
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"information boards"
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"audio guide"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A real step back in time with some fascinating information about an industry which was a huge employer at one time.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Realy enjoyed the museum. Lots to read and many displays. Learnt a lot. Very friendly and informative staff.

Thank FBtwo
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amlwch Port well worth a visit in itself. Great piece of industrial history. While there you should visit the Copper Kingdom museum and exhibition, well worth the entry fee. Very helpful member of staff who suggested we visit the nearby Copper Mountain (Parys Mountain) -...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here before going up to Parys Mountain. Really glad we did this to learn all about the history of copper mining. The information is well presented and there is an audio guide, so its not just endless reading that is an issue in some...More

1  Thank Julie C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traveled 21 miles to visit this Copper Museum, only to be ignored when struggling with a wheelchair and heavy door. A man (not a gentleman) who could see our struggles, yet got up from his chair and moved away. Once inside he said our small...More

3  Thank davei_fish
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Elfed R, General Manager at Amlwch Copper Kingdom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

To whom who wrote this review. Please be assured that the person in question wasn't bad mannered what so ever, all he did was outline to you that no dogs were permitted in the building. We, here at Copper Kingdom, strive and take particular care...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Here there is a film and individually guided tour of the Copper Mountain There are some Bronze Age artefacts, some local tokens with druids heads, HMS Victory copper plates. There is not a lot too it. The Geological museum is free and small. The Martine...More

1  Thank Stephen B
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Reviewed June 8, 2018

This place is full of hidden history of the copper industry in this country. Lots to learn to make sure the history is passed on to youngsters and not lost for ever. There is so much to see and the little harbour is an amazing...More

1  Thank James C
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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Having been to beautiful Anglesey many times, we took our visiting American family to see the sights. We’d never been to Parys Mountain and it was recommended to us by a local. Glad we went! The guide in the museum was very informative and his...More

1  Thank kazkishco
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Reviewed June 1, 2018

It doesn’t look much from the outside but it is worth a visit. £9.50 for the two of us so not cheap for what you get. It started with a really interesting film about copper production in Wales…who knew so much of the world’s copper...More

3  Thank PBPG
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Really interesting well displayed and interactive museum. If planning to visit the spectacular copper workings on Parys Mountain then you will get far more out of your exploration by visiting the museum first. i would have given this attraction 5 stars but one of the...More

2  Thank Jeanette D
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