Arigna Mining Experience, Roscommon

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At Arigna Mining Experience, you can learn about the valley's coal mining legacy from the 1700s through 1990. This museum is meant to preserve this land and its people's connection to energy sources, and show how this connection has shaped the region and its culture. View artifacts from 400 years of local mining before taking a guided tour of the underground site from an actual miner. Plan to visit Arigna Mining Experience during your Roscommon vacation using our convenient Roscommon day trip planner.
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  • a really great experience, taken down a mine shaft with an ex worker of the mine. unbelievable to see the working conditions these men endured. a brilliant way to spend an afternoon  more »
  • Our tour guide Gerry shared his family history of working in the mine which made the tour feel very personal. We would recommend this tour for everyone.  more »
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