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Winding House

  • New Tredegar
  • Indoor
  • All Ages
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

Visit Winding House, the Museum of Valleys Life!

Discover the hidden history of Caerphilly County Borough at the museum, which is built on the site of an old colliery. Explore the original Victorian winding machine or wander around the different galleries and see the latest exhibitions on show, many of which are interactive giving you a very hands-on experience.

A great day out full of family friendly fun!

  • Original Victorian Winding Engine
  • Interactive Exhibitions
  • Coffee Shop & Gift Shop

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 10:00 - 17:00

Saturday to Sunday: 11:00 - 16:00

Last Entry

Last entry is 15 minutes before closing time. 


Free entry.

Travel & Contact Information


Cross Streeet, New Tredegar, null, Monmouthshire and Gwent, NP24 6EG, Wales

Phone number

01443 822666



Click here to visit Winding House's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Free parking outside museum main entrance. 

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Ladies, gents, disabled toilets, and baby change facilities are located on the first floor, close to the entrance with lift accessibility.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

There is a food/milk warming facility at the attraction. 

Yes, snacks are available.

The coffee shop offers hot and cold beverages, as well as cakes and snacks from local suppliers.

Yes, Winding House is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Winding House have stated they are pushchair friendly.

No pets are allowed. 

Additional Info


Please call in advance in the event of heavy snow.

Public Transport

Winding House is on a main bus route. The nearest train stations would be Tirphil and Brithdir. Winding house is in between both.

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