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Easter Opening Part 2

For the second week of Easter we’ll be opening the museum and running mine tours on Easter Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Check back here to see if we can do any later in the week! Also Genesis will be demonstrating his smithing skills in the Forge on Easter Monday. The railway will be running on […]

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Genesis Rowley, resident Blacksmith

As well as steam trains and the Easter egg hunt, run by the AVLR and our usual mine tours and museum, we’ll be joined on site by Genesis Rowley. Genesis will be demonstrating his blacksmithing skills in our forge and will be generally hitting lumps of hot metal with hammers. What’s not to like? He’ll […]

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