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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 - Toys and Games (Age 5+)

Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd February 2018, 11am to 12pm.

Easter event      

Make and take your own version of three different toys through time.  £2.50 per child, but booking is essential. Call 01443 822666 to book your child's place.


Mines Rescue Trail

February 19th - December 21st.  £1 per child, drop in, no need to book.

Mines Rescue was a big part of life at Elliot Colliery.  Now you can follow in their footsteps with our family trail.  Those who can trace the clues and track down the Superintendant (boss) will be rewarded!


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 here


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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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