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UK sites where work activities can be seen by members of public

These sites are targeted at the general public, but many show actual workplaces with associated work activities. Not all sites are open every day, so please check before travelling.

Dartington Crystal Glass Factory
Dartington Crystal, Linden Close, Torrington, Devon, EX38 7AN
Tours showing hand crystal glass blowing.

National Coal Mining Museum
Caphouse Colliery, New Road, Overton, Wakefield, WF4 4RH
Opportunity to go underground in guided tour. (No active mining.) Free

National Coal Mining Museum, Wales (Big Pit)
Blaenafon, Torfaen NP4 9XP (for Sat Nav, please use NP4 9RL)
Opportunity to go underground in guided tour.

National Mining Museum Scotland
Lady Victoria Colliery, Newtongrange, Midlothian, EH22 4QN
Surface Tours of Colliery.

Diamond Light Source Ltd  (Synchrotron facility)
Diamond House, Harwell Science & Innovation Campus, Didcot, Oxfordshire OX11 0DE

Waterford Crystal, Eire
House of Waterford, The Mall Waterford
Tel +353 51 317000
Email: houseofwaterfordcrystal@fiskars.com

Wheal Martin Clay pit
St Austell, Cornwall PL26 8XG

Geevor Tin mine
Cornwall, Sat Nav TR19 7EW

National Trust (Finch Foundry)
Sticklepath, Okehampton, Devon EX 2NW

Dolaucothi Gold Mine South Wales National Trust
Pumsaint, Llanwrda, Carmarthenshire, SA19 8US
Email: dolaucothi@nationaltrust.org.uk

Ardley waste centre/ incinerator group visits 

Culham – Nuclear Fusion 

BMW Mini 


Lambourn (Stables)

Morgan Cars
Morgan Motor Company, Malvern, Worcestershire WR14 2LS
Motor Car Assembly

Bremont – watchmaking
Henley-on-Thames RG9 4GE