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“We went to check out the suitability for a group visit in June” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Arigna Mining Experience

Arigna Mining Experience
Ranked #1 of 16 things to do in Roscommon
Certificate of Excellence
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Newry, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“We went to check out the suitability for a group visit in June”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were made very welcome and had the tour led by former miner Gerry. He was excellent and in particular he handled the young children there very well. An absolute fount of knowledge. Brought us to realise just how tough mining was. We will be back in June.

Visited March 2017
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ArignaMiningExperien, Receptionist at Arigna Mining Experience, responded to this review, 2 weeks ago
Thank you Frank. Glad you had a good Experience.
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Ireland
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Very interesting trip to the mines”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently took a trip to the arigna mines and found it a very interesting and worthwhile experience. Our tour guide Gerry was excellent and having worked in the mines himself he was a 'mine' of information about the place!well worth a visit

Visited March 2017
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ArignaMiningExperien, Receptionist at Arigna Mining Experience, responded to this review, 2 weeks ago
Thank you very much. Hope to see you again soon.
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
“A must see!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Roscommon for the weekend and found this on trip advisor. So glad we did! The tour was so great and personal it was so interesting hearing about the past from Michael. He is such a gent! This is a great idea for something to do. Well worth the money!

Visited March 2017
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ArignaMiningExperien, Receptionist at Arigna Mining Experience, responded to this review, 2 weeks ago
Thank you very much. Glad you had a good weekend!
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Dallas, Texas
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20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great place and very interesting.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place and very interesting. Takes about an hour total and tours are given by former miners. Must see.

Visited February 2017
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ArignaMiningExperien, Receptionist at Arigna Mining Experience, responded to this review, 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your kind review. Hope to have you back soon.
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Dublin
2 reviews
“Gerry our guide brought the mine to life”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Fantastic experience. To be able to actually go into a mine with a former miner and ask questions on what life was like working there is a brilliant way to spend the afternoon. Absolutely brilliant. Hats off again to Gerry

Visited February 2017
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ArignaMiningExperien, Receptionist at Arigna Mining Experience, responded to this review, 2 weeks ago
Glad you enjoyed the experience and chat...Thank you for your review.
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