Museum of Lead Mining, Wanlockhead

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  • We had popped in for a hot chocolate and cake, wow,,,hot chocolate amazing, full of marshmallows and cake to die for. The museum itself is so interesting to see how they mined for lead. My father work...  more »
  • Had a excellent day learning how to pan for gold, many thanks to the instructors, Leon and Alan not forgetting John who kept the materials coming, even the scottish weather didn`t dampen our spirits, ...  more »
  • Great fun gold panning here, even if i didn't make my riches :-) its a bit like fishing, without a catch. Photo below of someone gold panning in the valley.  more »
  • A must visit. Beautiful remote location and helpful friendly staff. The train and mine were great.
  • Great place for a family day out. Lots to do and see including museum, mine, gold panning and cafe.
  • Great museum in a lovely location. Good gift shop and nice food. Free parking.
  • Great place to doge the rain. Cake and coffee both great.
  • A good place to visit for interesting information about mining also a good cafe to stop and have a snack in home cooked food at a reasonable price
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