Avoca : The Greatest Irish Mine

Avoca : The Greatest Irish Mine

20 August, 3pm - 5pm

  • Nick Coy
  • . Meet in Farriers Inn Car Park . Half way between the Meetings and Avoca village
  • Co. Wicklow

Guided walk and talk over Ireland's most unique Copper and Sulphur mine where thousands of miners worked deep underground over three centuries. Sensible shoes and rain gear advised.

An opportunity for a gentle walk over an extraordinary mining landscape which is slowly disappearing. See beautiful flora, fauna, spectacular geology, unique steam engine houses from the age of the Industrial Revolution and hear about the hard lives of the miners.

Admission & Booking

  • Admission Free

Access & Parking

  • Suitable for Children under 12
  • Car Parking Available

Further Information