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Museum of Lead Mining, Wanlockhead

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  • We visited the Visitor Centre and the library and the Lochnell mine. It was all very good but we had the feeling it was missing a trick - they need to relax. The Visitor Centre and tearoom is just wha...  more »
  • We stumbled upon this place after taking a scenic detour and were delighted to stop and partake of the tours. Really interesting place, with excellent tours from guides with a real interest in the sto...  more »
  • The lead mine is well worth a visit even though it is a little off the beaten track. The admission fee covers 4 different options - a trip into the mine workings with a guide, a tour of miners cottage...  more »
  • Returned after many years absent to find the whole place so alive. Glad to see its history being preserved in the museum. Very nice staff and had a nice snack in the tea room. Hot rolls at reasonable prices {link sausage one was just perfect ]. Again staff were attentive and friendly .Highly recommended. Visited 10/06/2016.
  • Museum 'reopened' on 1 April 2016. A wonderful experience and lovely tearoom in Scotland's highest village. A must to visit.
  • Food in cafe wasn't great at all. Salad was very poor. £5.50 and served in a small soup bowl.
  • Interesting and friendly place
  • Very interesting and a must visit in the area! Nice tea room as well!