Visiting - National Slate Museum
Located in the unique 19th Century workshops of the massive Dinorwig Slate Quarry, much is as it was when the quarry was being worked.
Easter - End of October: 10.00am - 5.00pm, daily
Beginning of November - Easter: 10.00am - 4.00pm, closed Saturdays.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Christmas closure dates
Please note that the National Slate Museum will be closed 24 – 28 December and 1 January.
Llanberis, within the Padarn Country Park
For satellite navigation purposes use the post code LL55 4TY.
National Slate Museum
Phone: (029) 2057 3700
Switchboard (standard rate): 0300 111 2 333
Fax: (01286) 871906
Pre-booked groups benefit from:
- Free entry
- 10% off in the museum café on a minimum spend of £5 per person
- 10% off in the museum shop on a minimum spend of £5 per person
- Free guided tours
- Behind the scenes tours, available on request
- Complimentary refreshments for coach driver
View our Group Visits brochure which covers the seven Museums of Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales.
Please note that the catering and retail discounts do not apply to educational groups.It is policy that any child aged under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.
Ample free parking nearby
Wheelchair access to most parts of the Museum. Disabled toilet.
Museum shop. Car parking. Picnic area in Padarn Park. Refreshments available at Caffi'r Ffowntan Cafe