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visitor centre image ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN LLANBERIS
Set against a magnificent backdrop of the towering mountains and the magnificent scenery of Snowdonia, Electric Mountain is First Hydro Company's Visitor centre in Llanberis. Its split level layout contains a gift shop and café and is the starting point for the tour of Dinorwig Power Station.

Admission to the visitor centre is free, there is a charge for the hour long tour of Dinorwig Power Station.

cafe imageELECTRIC MOUNTAIN CENTRE GIFT SHOP
For all your shopping requirements, the gift and craft shop provides a comprehensive range of products including books, jewellery, glassware, pottery confectionary and novelties.

 

 

CafeCAFÉ
The café offers a superb range of home-made bistro dishes - from delicious local specialties to continental-style fare and refreshments. During the summer, you can enjoy your meal in the picturesque garden area. The centre has its own Barclays Bank cash point.

 

 

cafe imageTHE DEN
A fantastic new soft play area suitable for children age 12 and under. Café available. Hours of fun! Parties also catered for. Please ring for details on Phone: 01286 873050.
Website: www.yden.co.uk.

 

 

2012 OPENING TIMES FOR ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN CENTRE
Jan, Feb, Mar, April, May: 7 days a week 10:00am-4:30pm
Main Children's Holidays, Bank Holidays & Jun, July, Aug: 7 days a week 09:30am-5:30pm
Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec: 7 days a week 10:00am-4:30pm

 

BOOK AN UNDERGROUND TOURticket image

tour bus imageTours run daily from Easter to the end of October. All other times, select days only, please call for details.

For booking information, call the Visitors Centre on 01286 870636.

From the centre, a First Hydro bus will transport visitors to the Power Station itself. Descending deep inside ancient Elidir mountain's labyrinth of dark and imposing tunnels, visitors will experience one of man's greatest engineering achievements.

power station valve imageFirst Hydro Safety Procedures require that all visitors wear Safety Helmets on the Underground Tours.  These helmets are not suitable for use by babies and young children, we therefore cannot allow any children under the age of 4yrs on the tours. Anyone suffering from claustrophobia may suffer some discomfort while underground and they are advised not to take the tour. As visitors are entering an industrial site suitable footwear must be worn, specifically no flip flops, sandals or high heels.

Restrictions: No cameras, mobile phones, handbags, rucksacks etc allowed on the tour. Lockers are provided.

 

It's electrifying!

VISITOR INFORMATION

2012 TOURS OF DINORWIG POWER STATION
Easter to end Oct: Tours available daily (advanced booking advised).
All other times: Select days only, please call for details.

For booking information & to make your reservation, call the Visitors centre on:

01286 870636

CHARGES FOR TOUR

Adult: £7.75
Child: £3.95
Family Savers:
Children
1
2
3
4
1 Adult
£11.15
£14.90
£18.60
£20.40
2 Adults
£18.50
£22.25
£26.00
£29.75
3 Adults
£25.85
£29.60
£33.35
£37.00
4 Adults
£33.20
£36.95
£40.75
£45.50

Notes:

  • Child in Family Saver means children 4 - 15 years old.
  • Tour not suitable for under 4 years old.
  • Group discounts are available - phone 01286 870636 for details!
Email: info@electricmountain.co.uk
Address: Electric Mountain
Llanberis
Gwynedd
LL55 4UR
UK
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ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN BROCHURE

View Electric Mountain Brochure (English) pdf format (494kb).

View Electric Mountain Brochure (Welsh) pdf format (601kb).

 

ACCESS STATEMENT

View Electric Mountain Access Statement.

 

ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN WEBSITE LINKS

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