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Black Gold Underground Guided Tour

We are open! ! 6 tours a day from Tuesday – Saturday. Minimum number of 2 and maximum of 8 per tour. Book your Black Gold Experience Underground Tour online

Please note - We are using existing technology used by the RCTCBC Leisure for Life service to enable you to book your tour online at this time. Therefore, the booking page looks like a Leisure for Life page, but please be assured you are booking your visit to us! Please use your existing Leisure for Life log in and passcode to book. If you don't have one, you can create one by following the "create account" link. Alternatively, book via 01443 682036.

The Black Gold Experience Underground Tour will be available from Tuesday 18th May. Six tours a day will take place from Tuesday to Saturday. Tours are restricted to family and extended family parties with a minimum number of two people and a maximum of eight per tour.
Black Gold Experience Underground Tour

Be amazed at our underground tour, take a virtual ride on Dram and more!

The Black Gold Experience Underground Tour is led by our guides who all worked the coal mines of the Rhondda Valleys and have tales to tell of life underground and the history of the Black Gold that was shipped from the Rhondda around the globe.  The tour ends with a ride on DRAM! Our virtual coal dram which has a few surprises!

During your visit, why not take a free tour around our exhibitions – did you know coal from the Rhondda was used to power the Titanic?

Caffe Bracchi is currently operating a takeaway service and delicious meals with outdoor seating.

Pop into the award-winning Chocolate shop and take home a handmade chocolate – now open!

If you love crafting, we have another award-winner on our first floor.  Visit Craft of Hearts to browse their crafting supplies (restricted numbers apply) or pre book a crafting class of your choice to bring out your creative side.

Admission prices

Adult                    £6.95

Child                    £5.10

Family                  £17.50

Please note - prices are temporarily reduced due to a reduction in VAT until September 2021.