Aberdulais Tin Works & Waterfall, Aberdulais

(300+ reviews on the web)
Waterfall Nature / Park
Aberdulais Tin Works & Waterfall is located in Aberdulais. Use our Aberdulais tour planner to arrange your visit to Aberdulais Tin Works & Waterfall and other attractions in Aberdulais.
Create a full Aberdulais itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Aberdulais

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Neath Port Talbot by other users

15 days in London, Devon & Seven Sisters BY A USER FROM TURKEY April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Seven Sisters BY A USER FROM HONG KONG August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Margam BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Port Talbot BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Port Talbot BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 33 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM MALTA September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Worcester, Birmingham & Wales BY A USER FROM MALTA September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Cardiff & Port Talbot BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • we found this a stunning visit after 3 days of rain the waterfalls were at their best it is very interesting how the people had to work in the tin mines it was a very harsh and hard life  more »
  • The National Trust have done an excellent job preserving and developing this otherwise well hidden site and bringing the history of Neath's tin-making industry alive. The displays and illustrations ar...  more »
  • Lovely few hours spent here, its small but worth going to, it's informative and well set out, the cafe was lovely and children had great fun dancing round the maypole  more »
Google
  • Beautiful place, however, quite small. The tin works are quite interesting and make sure you take a look at their little informational video in the turbine house. The price, however, is 50p more than advertised and for the price of £5.50 their really isn't much to see. If you take your time then maybe you can spend an hour to an hour and a half here.
  • A great all weather attraction. We visited the works on the way home from Pembrokeshire on quite a wet and miserable Monday morning. We were treated to the river in full flow cascading down the falls. After parking up on the small carpark, crossing the road we entered the very modern visitor centre, before moving onto the site proper. There is a small museum with an interactive display with characters who worked or lived near the tin works explaining what their lives were like (my girls were very taken by the girl who only attended school once a week...) and another building explaining how the water wheel generates electricity. You can clamber around the ruins and eat at the old school house cafe, which still has artefacts from its days as a school house for you to nose at. My children loved it. I'm very glad we visited. My only regret was that we could not find any sticks to throw into the river. This is an epic Pooh stick venue...
  • Interesting derelict tin works with waterwheel generating electricity. Fast flowing river. Disappointing that gardeners throw debris into river. Friendly staff.
  • Interesting place, full of history and a spectacular waterfall. Especially enjoyed the video about the place and tin mining. Staff were delightful and extremely helpful going out of their way to help my friend who had lost her NT members card
  • Staff were amazingly friendly and welcoming. Beautiful site and lots to see and do for younger guests.