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A Welsh Coal Mining Experience

Everything you need to plan your school trip to A Welsh Coal Mining Experience. Including free teaching resources & workshop information.

A Welsh Coal Mining Experience, South Wales

Ongoing

What we love

Students will get personal mining stories and memories from former miners.
A fun day out for all ages, with numerous additional workshops available.
Award winning for their education programme.
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School trip offer

Self-led Sessions from £10.50 per session
Guided Sessions from £40 per session
1 free adult ticket per 10 students
1 free adult ticket for every 10 student tickets bought. Extra adult tickets £5.95. All tickets subject to availability.

We regularly check that the costs and information are the latest and most up-to-date. However, please contact us directly if you need any further information or have a particular question. Unless specified otherwise, all prices include VAT.

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About A Welsh Coal Mining Experience

What better place to inspire learning than an iconic location where the brave efforts of miners powered global industry? A Welsh Coal Mining Experience practical and interactive sessions follow the National Curriculum and can be adapted to suit all ages and learning needs. Sessions can be mixed and matched to guarantee a fascinating, educational and fun day out.

They would be delighted to work with you to tailor your visit around the needs of your group. Mix and match activities to suit and do as many as you like! If you need help to get the best out of your visit, please contact us and they can create a bespoke itinerary for you.

They offer free preview visits for teachers and can deliver any of their facilitated workshops (with the exception of the tour, and craft) in your classroom.

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School trip & venue info

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Curriculum links

Subjects: Art & Design, Citizenship, English, History, Science

Topics: Careers, Local History, Mining, Storytelling

Ages & suitability

Suitable for: KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, KS5, Higher

Age Groups: 5-7, 7-11, 11-14, 14-16, Post 16

Min. Age: Suitable for ages 5+

Things to know

Teachers: 1 free adult ticket per 10 students

Adult/Student Ratio: At least 1 adult is recommended for every 10 students

SEND: Suitable for children with SEND (please speak to us for more information)

Toilet Facilities: Toilet facilities are available on-site

Risk Assessment: A risk assessment is available

First Aid: A qualified first aider is on-site at all times

We regularly check that the costs and information are the latest and most up-to-date. However, please contact us directly if you need any further information or have a particular question. Unless specified otherwise, all prices include VAT.

Address

Rhondda Heritage Park
Coedcae Road
South Wales
CF37 2NP

Coach parking & drop-off

Coach drop-off area nearby

Times

Tue-Sat:
9am-4:30pm

Duration

Dates

Ongoing

Workshops & add-ons

At Venue

A Welsh Coal Mining Experience workshop where students will learn about the surrounding landscape.

KS2, KS3

At Venue

A creative workshop from A Welsh Coal Mining Experience for students to experiment with self-expression.

KS2, KS3

At Venue

A fun-filled workshop from A Welsh Coal Mining Experience for students to engage in mining life

KS1, KS2

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Free Teaching Resources

This educational resource pack from A Welsh Coal Mining Experience helps teachers engage students in learning about Victorian Toys.

KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4

This educational resource pack from A Welsh Coal Mining Experience helps teachers engage students in a fun mining lesson and activity.

KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4

A free teaching resource about the Environment to accompany a school trip to A Welsh Coal Mining Experience.

KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4

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