Arigna Mining Experience
Only a 1 hours drive from Enniskillen, the Arigna Mining Experience in Co. Roscommon will certainly appeal to those looking for a day out with a difference.
The visitor centre is located in a beautiful scenic location overlooking Lough Allen. Now a popular tourist post, this visitor centre is a community inspired initiative that perseveres the 400 year old coal mining heritage of the area and allows visitors am insight into coal mining life as it was in the Arigna Valley for centuries.
With an ex-Miner as your tour guide, the visit to the museum includes access to an exhibit area where there us a DVD presentation and a wonderful authentic photographic exhibition. The highlight of the visit is an underground tour where the visitor is brought to the mine's coal face and where lighting and sound effects add to the reality of the experience. The centre is fully accessible and is an all-weather facility, open all year round.
The Arigna Mining Experience is located close to the borders of Leitrim, Sligo & Fermanagh.
Co. Roscommon N41Y P78
Tel: (00353) 719646466
7 days per week, year round, 10:00-17:00
Seniors / Students €8.000
Family Pass (2 Adults & 2 Children) = €28.00
Family Pass (2 Adults & 3 Children) = €33.00