National Mining Museum Scotland, Newtongrange

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National Mining Museum Scotland is located in Newtongrange. By using our Newtongrange trip itinerary tool , you can arrange your visit to National Mining Museum Scotland and other attractions in Newtongrange.
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  • August 21, 2017
    Visited today with friends and found it fascinating and interesting. Our guide was an ex-miner who not only knew the detailed history of this mine but was very knowledgeable about mining in general. T...  more »
  • August 18, 2017
    Lived here all my life and was excited to do tour ..But very angry and let down the guide had miners on tour and we learnt more about other miners than this one in newtongrange waste of money to many ...  more »
  • August 17, 2017
    We travelled by coach to Newtongrange mining museum yesterday, we were greeted by a very pleasant member of staff when we arrived, the first part of the day was to see the exhibition of artifacts and ...  more »
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  • Great venue beautifully preserved features of the original mining buildings with top quality facilities. Well worth a visit.
  • Very informative exhibitions, fascinating to see life through the eyes of our guide Jimmy, an ex-miner himself. We had a lot of kids in our group, so he had to keep it family friendly, but I get the feeling old Jim could tell a story or three! Great cafe, and kids go free! What's not to love?
  • Nice place to learn for children and adults. Small groups guided by ex-miners, knowing the place in details. Very informative. Maybe the area requires a bit of renovation.
  • I visited the museum on a very dreich Sunday afternoon and it turned out to be a great day. The museum's exhibits are very well presented and the tour guides are friendly and knowledgeable. I think all age groups would enjoy visiting the museum.
  • Nice place. Most people would like it. I have tried better

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