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Address: Arigna, Roscommon, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 71 964 6466
Today
10:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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Well worth a visit

Great tour given by Gerry, very interesting and friendly guy, he couldn't be friendlier. Great facilities in the centre

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Buzz_7
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Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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45 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great tour given by Gerry, very interesting and friendly guy, he couldn't be friendlier. Great facilities in the centre

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Thank Buzz_7
Whistler, British Columbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gerry was our tour guide and he was brilliant. Informed, funny and someone genuinely interested in his job. Couldn't recommend this more if you have an hour to spare.

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Thank taraforde
County Galway, Ireland
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited as a family and found it a really fascinating tour. Gerry added to it with his knowledge and as a miner himself made it that more personable. The exhibition explaining the history of the mine before the tour was a great introduction. Kids found it really fascinating. We'd highly recommend it.

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Thank Sinead1269
County Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The exhibition explaining the history of the mine and its importance to the local community is very interesting and well done. The highlight though is the tour of the mine itself which was lead by a retired miner and which gives a really vivid impression of what work in the mine was like. On a clear day, there is also... More 

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Thank EGPM17
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really interesting tour. Fascinating walking through the tunnels. Gerry was a brilliant and informative tour guide. Well worth a visit.

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Thank Kerri H
Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the most interesting tours We've ever been on. Our guide, Gerry, made it a very interesting experience and brought the visit to life. We'd highly recommend it.

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Pittsworth, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic experience at Arigna today. Our guide Michael was very informative & passionate about teaching us about the history of the mine. We all thoroughly enjoyed it!

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Thank joadb
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30 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second time there as we have a holiday house locally, great enthusiasm shown by staff to explain the workings and history of the mine.

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Thank Catherine M
New Delhi, Delhi, India
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our trip to Arigna Mining Experience. Our guide Jerry, who used to work in the mine, brought everything vividly to life, and made the trip a lot of fun. Highly recommended!

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Thank Philippa B
Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant. Best santa experience ever. The kids loved it.... face painting, magic show, elves and of course Santa. The staff here are the best, Friendliest and most fun people you could ever meet. Remember it for next year. We will be checking out the mining experience in the spring

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ArignaMiningExperien, Front Desk at Arigna Mining Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your kind comments. We are delighted to hear that your visit was a pleasant one, and we look forward to your return visit in the Spring time! Thank you once again, Staff and Management of AME More 

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