Mine exploration - Family groups

Step back in time and explore our local copper and lead mine

Nicknamed 'Gottesgab' meaning 'God's Gift', Goldscope Mine in Newlands Valley dates back to the Elizabethan period. Explore this disused tunnel with your family complete with helmets and headtorches and get a taste of the life and work of the miners, learning about the history and geology of this spectacular local copper and lead mine.  An exciting adventure which will stretch your comfort zone!

  • half or full day options

  • available all year

  • up to 12 participants per group

  • off site activity