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Winding House
Cross Street
New Tredegar
NP24 6EG

01443 822 666

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Events in 2018

From family fun to creative crafts, from historic talks to gallery trails, there's plenty for everyone to enjoy at the Winding House in 2018! Here's what we've got coming up over the next few months.....

Craft Club 

11am start, £2.50 per child, but booking is essential. Call 01443 822666 to book your child's place.


Friday 10th of August - Rockets!  Create your rocket and test it to see how far it will fly.

Friday 17th of August - Poppy Making!  As we get near to rememberance day try making these iconic flowers using three differnt methods.


Book Launch and Talk

Join author Steve Grudgings as he launches his new book.  Steve will give two talks on collieries from Caerphilly County Borough and there will also be chance to see our Winding Engine in action.  A must for those with an interest in industrial heritage!  Saturday 25th of August at 11am, free entry.   


Hands on History 

These are small, free activities that add to your general visit.  Drop in at anytime between 11am and 1pm to join in.


Wednesday 15th of August - Medieval Arms and Armour. Feel the weight of armour in the middle ages.


The Winding Engine in Action

 The Winding Engine The Winding Engine

See the original Victorian winding engine in action!

You will have chance to chat to our volunteers who currently maintain it, as well as ask any questions! Running the engine depends on the availability of our volunteers. Please call to confirm the engine is running prior to your visit. Free entry, booking not required. 01443 822666

The historic winding engine runs at 12pm on the last Saturday of each month - find out engine running dates for 2018 hereMines


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The Winding House project was financed by the
European Union's Objective 1 Programme, the Welsh Assembly Goverment
and Caerphilly County Borough Council.

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