Go 300 feet underground with your Guide and see what life was like for the thousands of men who worked at the coal face. The Mining Galleries offer an audio-visual experience telling the story of how the Welsh mining industry evolved. There is also the Pit Head Baths building which houses four exhibition spaces and uses objects and images to tell the story of coal mining in Wales. Themes include children in the mines, health, home life and the mining communities. See how the life and work of a miner has changed from 1850 to 2000. Learning about the geology and uses of coal, mining disasters and rescue, discovering the role and impact of Trade Unions and Nationalisation, and get a closer look at some mining memorabilia.