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Electric Mountain Visitor Centre

Underground Attractions North Wales

For a truly electrifying family day out, visit Electric Mountain Visitor Centre, Llanberis, where you’ll discover the amazing powers of pumped storage hydro-electricity in an educational environment.

Take a journey of exploration, marvel at the sheer size of the massive inlet valve chambers and see close up the world’s fastest response turbine generators–they go from zero to full power in seconds! Descending deep inside the ancient Elidir mountain’s labyrinth of dark and imposing tunnels, you’ll experience one of man’s greatest engineering achievements.

Back at Electric Mountain, stop off at our excellent Café serving you home-made refreshments, visit Y Den soft play or have a browse around the shop for some unique gifts.


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Centre Opening Times

Jan-May: 10:00 - 16:15
Jun-Aug: 9:30 - 17:15
Sept-Dec: 10:00 - 16:15

Tour Times

Jan-May: 10:00 - 16:15
Jun-Aug: 9:30 - 17:15
Sept-Dec: 10:00 - 16:15

Tours everyday from Easter to end of October. All other time 'Select days' only.


Adult: £8.50
Child: £4.35
Senior Citizen*: £7.65
Student*: £7.65

*On production of valid identification

Notes: Tour not suitable for under 4 years old. Group discounts are available - phone 01286 870636 for details!

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Mynydd Gwefru/ Electric Mountain
First Hydro Company
LL55 4UR
Tel 01286 873020
Fax 01286 873002

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