Mining Heritage Trust of Ireland


  • The general promotion of awareness, appreciation and conservation of the mining heritage of Ireland.
  • To create and maintain an inventory of surface and underground mining remains.
  • To actively participate in, facilitate and promote the surveying and documentation of extant mining heritage.
  • To create and maintain a library of information to assist researchers.
  • To provide an active programme of lectures, field meetings, publications and a newsletter.
  • To undertake general mining history educational activities.
  • To initiate and support mining heritage as tourist amenities.
  • To promote a "Code of Practice" in relation to sites.
  • To provide representation on mining heritage to relevant statutory authorities


Contact Information: 

Mining Heritage Trust of Ireland
Natural History Museum
Merrion Street
Dublin 2

Tel: 01 6779031


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