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The Welsh Mining Experience at Rhondda Heritage Park hosts a variety of events throughout the year, offering something for everyone.

A selection of our events are listed below so make it a date in your diary to come along and join in the fun!

For a full list of all events taking place at The Welsh Mining Experience, and around the County Borough, visit

Forthcoming Events

X Scream – Once Upon A Time returns to the Welsh Mining Experience - Rhondda Heritage Park, Trehafod for 11 nights – 18th-21st and 25th-31st October.


October 29th - 31st
Spooky fun for the little ones.

Further details to follow...

View last year's Spooktacular event

Santa’s Toy Mine 2018

November 24 – December 24

A Magical Journey At Santa's Toy Mine 

Booking NOW OPEN for 2018

Past Events

Classic Car Show
All roads will be leading to the Welsh Mining Experience at Rhondda Heritage Park this summer as organisers gear up for the Classic Car Show 2018.
Glamorgan Family History Society hosted the annual family history day at the Welsh Mining Experience, Rhondda Heritage Park.
Themed activities over the two days included an Easter Egg Hunt, arts and crafts, face painting, children’s rides and bouncy castle.
Event at Rhondda Heritage Park - Re-live those days when all the local coal mines would have their annual two-week summer shutdown, and all miners and their families would head to the coast.
Tribute in the Park 2017
Get ready to party as some of the biggest tribute acts in the UK head to Rhondda Heritage Park, the Welsh Mining Experience, this August Bank Holiday.
Halloween events for all ages take place at Rhondda Heritage Park in October - from the 'slightly spooky' to the 'very scary.'
Santa's Toy Mine returns to Rhondda Heritage Park once again this year, bringing Christmas cheer by the sled load!