Hopewell Colliery, Coleford

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#2 of 6 in Museums in Gloucestershire
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  • August 19, 2017
    Really good visit. Great if you have youngish children with a passion for minecraft lol. About a 45 minute underground tour of the site with lots of information given out throughout the tour. Good ons...  more »
  • August 17, 2017
    Today we went on a family trip to the colliery, this was with two youngsters 6&7 and a teenager of 16. I can tell you that is as adults and all of the kids really enjoyed the tour. To be able to see f...  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    The guides for this small colliery are all past (or present) Forest miners and thus have a practical and detailed knowledge of life below ground. Visitors are kitted out with helmets and headlamps - b...  more »
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  • It was a really interesting trip down the mine, unassuming place with very nice people. Guide was great with kids and we really enjoyed it. Lovely cream teas as well!
  • Very reasonable cafe and visiting mine also a good walk and children play park
  • Loved it, the tour was fascinating, good value for money and the tea room is nice too.
  • Well wort a trip nice kitchens with good food very interestingn place nice staff
  • Great tours, very authentic insight into Free Mining.

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