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Museum of Lead Mining, Wanlockhead

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  • Situated in the out of the way village of Wanlockhead this is a fantastic find. The area is desolate with very few trees and the landscape is therefore unspoilt by the usual mass of forests that hug m...  more »
  • We visited the museum with friends and although I could not go to the mine due to my mobility problems my friends enjoyed the experience. The cafe served home made soup and sandwiches ,cakes coffee te...  more »
  • Visited today 7/4/2017. Myself and my partner went on a tour down the old mine, the guide was really friendly and provided lots of great information. After this we went into the small shop for a look ...  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!