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Easter Egg Hunt at Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Start Date: 27 March 2024
End Date: 31 March 2023
Start Time: 9:00 am
End Time: 4:30 pm
Price: £3 per trail additional to normal admission fees which are: Adult £12, Child £6, Family £30, 1 adult, 2 children £18

This Easter, embark on a unique adventure that combines history, mystery, and family fun at the Easter Egg Hunt at Dolaucothi Gold Mines. Tucked away in the scenic heart of West Wales, Dolaucothi offers an Easter experience like no other, blending the thrill of exploration with the joyous tradition of egg hunting.

From the 27th to the 31st of March 2024, Dolaucothi Gold Mines opens its historic mine yard and surrounding landscapes for an Easter trail that’s set to dazzle families with its mix of natural beauty and fascinating heritage. Running from 10 am to 4.30 pm, with the last entry at 4 pm, this event invites you to don your explorer’s hat and delve into a world where the past meets present in the most engaging way.

For an affordable £3 per trail, participants receive an Easter trail sheet, a pair of adorable bunny ears, and the choice between a dairy, vegan, or Free From chocolate egg, ensuring everyone can indulge in a sweet reward regardless of dietary restrictions. It’s an opportunity for families to create memories that are as meaningful as they are delightful, without breaking the bank.

The Easter Egg Hunt at Dolaucothi isn’t just any ordinary egg hunt. It’s an invitation to journey through the mine’s yard and beyond, engaging in 10 family-friendly activities and challenges that bring the myths and legends of Dolaucothi to life. Each activity is a step back in time, a chance to learn and laugh in equal measure, making history accessible and entertaining for all ages.

While the Easter Trail can be joined upon arrival, it’s worth noting that those wishing to venture deeper into the mines with an underground tour will need to book in advance. Starting at our Visitor Reception, the trail sets the stage for an unforgettable exploration of one of Wales’ hidden treasures.

If the Easter Egg Hunt at Dolaucothi sounds like the perfect way to add a touch of adventure to your family’s Easter celebrations, be sure to click the add to calendar button at the top of the page to ensure you don’t miss out on this unique blend of fun, learning, and chocolatey treats.

And for those always on the hunt for more family-friendly events locally, make sure to visit our What’s on in West Wales Page. It’s your guide to discovering the best that West Wales has to offer, from cultural treasures to natural wonders, ensuring your family days out are always filled with joy and adventure. Let the Easter Egg Hunt at Dolaucothi be the golden start to your spring adventures.


At a Glance

Outdoor Event
OK for all ages
Drop in Event
Toilets Available
Refreshments Available

Looking for more Fun Family Friendly Events and Activities visit Our What’s On in West Wales page and if you’re up for a family road trip you’ll want to check out our Family Events Worth Travelling to page


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