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Museum of Lead Mining, Wanlockhead

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4.7/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web
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  • This is a really great place to visit. The drive there is throughout some beautiful countryside, just watch out for the wandering sheep! The trip into the mine is fascinating and really worth doing ev...  read more »
  • Didn't know what to expect when we arrived as it is not something I would normally do. The tour in the actual mines and the cottage was very informative and opens up your eyes into how people lived an...  read more »
  • We really enjoyed the intimacy of this experience, we were a couple in the library and part of a foursome in the mine and the cottages. All the tour guides, but especially Bob in the library were wond...  read 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.
  • Excellent visit. Well worth the time and effort.
  • Very interesting and a must visit in the area! Nice tea room as well!
  • Excellent and very interesting experience. See how the miners lived and worked from locals who really know their area and history!
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