Copper Mine Point, Spanish Town

4.2
Stop at Copper Mine Point while touring Virgin Gorda island to immerse yourself in a fascinating historical site. Abandoned and left to ruin in the 1800s, the mine was used by British miners, and the fruits of their labour would be transported by boat all the way to Wales. Be sure to bring your camera, as the site affords beautiful views of the ocean. There is little information available onsite, so it’s worth researching the mine's interesting history before you go. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Virgin Gorda holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Copper Mine Point and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • The Copper Mine is a spectacular ruin! They do have a trail that leads to the ruins. I would avoid flip flops if you want to walk around. This is a nice place to take pictures. There were goats the da...  more »
  • I should have just looked at other people’s reviews before we visited. The view is breathtaking- but that’s about it.  more »
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  • It's really cool to see a mine that was operational in the 1830s. 180+ years later it's only a shell of what it used to be, but it's it's still pretty cool to visit and imagine how it was back then.
  • You can feel the History come alive....well worth the visit. The views are spectacular.
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