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Amlwch Copper Kingdom

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An excellent insight into the copper industry and its impact on the area. Well worth a visit if you... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Leominster, United 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 September 23, 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Anglesey Marine Terminal, Amlwch LL68 9DB, Wales
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The museum has had a very successful make-over recently and is now even better laid out with the information clearly itemised. Nice cafe, clean toilets and, outside, a pleasant walk around the ancient harbour. Well worth a visit. As with a previous review I too...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

Was very interesting and friendly and cheap with toilets and cafe you are better off parking at top of hill and walking down they do a discount if you go to both museums on the quays

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

An excellent insight into the copper industry and its impact on the area. Well worth a visit if you are nearby.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

A really interesting insight into the history of the area, and specifically copper mining. A well presented museum, with clear, easy to read signs.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jackie D
Reviewed October 16, 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank 94clairej
Reviewed September 26, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank james b
Reviewed September 24, 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Welshdraig
Reviewed September 23, 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Hutchy68_10
Reviewed September 18, 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Willwood8
Reviewed September 15, 2018

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.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank jojoShrewsbury
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