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Blaenavon Ironworks, Blaenavon

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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • An excellent experience of how difficult and hard life used to be just to survive. The cottages fitted out in different eras brings home the poverty of previous eras.  more »
  • Not only ironworks, this place gives you also an insight in the way people lived some tens years ago. Very nicely decorated cottages where you feel like travelling in time. Worth spending more than an...  more »
  • Some good exhibitions displays and a small but very well-made audio-visual experience. Presents some very interesting history of Wales, the first industrial nation!  more »
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  • A very interesting place to learn about "iron making" between 17 and 1900. Really impressive the LOUD on-site MM show about the hard work in an Industrial Revolution's Ironwork, and the original houses of privileged workers...
  • National heritage site informative visitor centre combine with Big Pit for a good day out. At Xmas have Santa and story time.
  • Great place for a family visit. Very impressive that it's free as well.
  • Very nice place to visit. Very factual an interesting. Great views of the valleys an it's free entry
  • We had a great experience here at the iron works. The multimedia presentation was truly well done.