Museum of Lead Mining
Wanlockhead

Picture of Lead Mining Museum

Guided tours of the lead mine and period cottages, see how families lived and worked in Wanlockhead in the 18th and 19th centuries. Miners library with multi- media touch screen presentation, visitors centre with a superb display of rare minerals and mining equipment, including working models of mining machinery, many "hands on" exhibitions. There is also a Gold panning centre, where you can try your hand at panning, mabye take home a piece of Scottish gold.

Open daily: April to September
11am-4:30pm
July and August:
10am-4:30pm
Admission:
Adult:£7.75, Child:£5.70, Concession:£5.70, Other prices see museum website
Museum of Lead Mining, Wanlockhead, ML126UT.
Tel:(01659) 74387 Fax:(01659) 74481
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Museum of Lead Mining, Wanlockhead

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