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Man Engine Cymru: Forging a Nation Tour 2018 - Blaenavon


The largest mechanical puppet ever constructed in Britain, the moving, steaming, mechanical Man Engine, is set to visit Wales for the very first time next year – and you can meet him in Blaenavon!

All part of the 2018 “Man Engine Cymru: forging a nation” tour, the giant miner will be unveiled with an opening ceremony at Big Pit before parading through the Gilchrist Estate with the tour ending at the historic Blaenavon Ironworks.

The event outside the Big Pit Museum and the Gilchrist estate are free and un-ticketed.

Tickets for the Ironworks may be booked via in January.