The Big Pit is a National Coal Museum, the only one to be open and functional in Wales. Although no mining is carried out, it remains open to the public. This industrial heritage museum is situated near Blaenavon, Torfaen, South Wales a few miles from Cardiff. A must place to go for those visiting Cardiff.
Address of Big Pit: Blaenafon, Torfaen NP4 9XP
Opening hours: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Phone: 029 2057 3650
Admission: Free but have to pay for car park