Blaenavon World Heritage Centre

Blaenavon World Heritage Centre
Church Road
Blaenavon
Torfaen
NP4 9AE
Wales

Website

www.visitblaenavon.co.uk

E-mail

blaenavon.tic@torfaen.gov.uk

Telephone

01495 742333

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Blaenavon World Heritage Centre and Grounds
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Visit a modern attraction in the first school in Wales built (in 1816) by Ironmasters for their workers. Inside you will find interactive exhibitions telling the story of the Blaenavon World Heritage Site and its residents through history - it should be your first port of call to understand the World Heritage Landscape.

Also there are exhibitions in the Gallery, an on site café with fantastic views, gift shop, Tourist Information Centre and events held throughout the year. The Blaenavon World Heritage Centre is also the starting point for a number of circular walks around the Blaenavon Industrial Landscape

Venue Type:

Heritage site, Industrial heritage site, Archive

Opening hours

Tuesday - Sunday (plus Bank Holidays)
9am - 5pm. Summer opening (1st April - 30th Sept)
9am - 4pm. Winter opening (1st Oct - 31st Mar)

Admission charges

Free Entry.
Some charges on exhibitions/events

Getting there

From the M4 follow signs to Pontypool and then Blaenavon.
From the North, follow signs to Abergavenny, then Blaenavon
Sat Nav post code NP4 9AE

Additional info

Housed in the Grade II* & Grade II listed buildings, are a shop, Tourist Information Centre, Cafe, exhibition spaces and toilet facilities.

Getting there

From the M4 follow signs to Pontypool and then Blaenavon.
From the North, follow signs to Abergavenny, then Blaenavon
Sat Nav post code NP4 9AE

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