Sygun Copper Mine

No pre-booking necessary for our self guided tours...
Just turn up and pay on arrival.

How to find us

Sygun is located in the Snowdonia National Park on the A498 just outside Beddgelert – look out for the brown tourist signs. See the map at the bottom of this page or go to

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Entrance Charge

  • Adult £10
  • Children 3-15 years £7.50 (under 3 years free)
  • Students £9
  • Family (2 adults & 2 children) £30.00
  • Family (2 adults & 3 children) £36.50
  • Group bookings – Call for details

Visitor Centre

historical artifacts found at Sygun from as far back as Roman times

Museum of Antiquities:
Learn more about the history of copper mining.

fossils, minerals & crystals

We have a well stocked shop with quality gifts, gemstones, fossils, Jewellery, books and Souveniers

Situated within our Visitor centre is our Cafe overlooking the magnificent Gwynant valley. Light refreshments including sandwiches, pasties, and cakes along with hot and cold drinks are served everyday. Picnic lunches can be eaten in our picnic area outside.


Opening Times

We are open:
10th February - 10th November
27th December - 2nd January

* Please note last entry for the underground tour is 45 minutes before closing time

10.00am - 4.00pm 10th February - 31st March
9.30am - 5.00pm 1st April - 30th September
10.00am - 4.00pm 1st October - 10th November
10.00am - 4.00pm 27th December - 2nd January

Keep in Touch

Phone: 01766 549795


Address: Sygun Copper Mine Beddgelert, Gwynedd LL55 4NE UK.