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Minera Lead Mines

Minera Lead Mines is open on the following weekends:

  • 29th – 30th July 2017,
  • 5th – 6th August,
  • 12th – 13th August,
  • 19th – 20th August and
  • 26 – 27th – 28th August 2017.

Opening times: Saturdays: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed: Monday – Friday.
Admission Free.

Guided tours for groups available on request. Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives on 01978 297460 for details.

School history and science workshops for KS2 - KS3 pupils. For details email: museumeducation@wrexham.gov.uk.

What to expect

An open access site. Engine house and archaeological remains can be viewed at all times.


Leave A483 taking A525 signposted Ruthin. At Coedpoeth, opposite the Five Crosses Pub take B5426 (Minera Hall Road) signposted Minera and follow this road for just over one mile until you reach the site entrance and car park on the right. Look out for brown signs marked Pyllau Plwm Lead Mines.