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

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Sunday afternoon at the mines

The Arigna Mining Experience was an informative experience. Our Guide had worked in the mine for 40 years starting at a young age and working until it closed. He helped us... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 June 2010
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Smyrna, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2010

The Arigna Mining Experience was an informative experience. Our Guide had worked in the mine for 40 years starting at a young age and working until it closed. He helped us understand what it was like to work in the mines, in the dark, crawling in confined spaces. The tunnels are visible but the area of the tour is not... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2010

Have you heard the saying of we know the price of everything and the value of nothing well this is true of this place. The host of this attraction is a former miner and worked here all his life, He is the gem from his stories, The working conditions here were appalling and i believe would cure the depression of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2009

We are blessed to have a cousin from Boyle, who took us here. I come from coal mineing country in Pennsylvina, USA. My Grandfather was a miner and little did I know what he went though to provide for his family of nine. Young people today have no idea of what families of miners and farmers have to deal with.... More 

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