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King Arthur's Labyrinth

Corris Craft Centre | Corris, Machynlleth SY20 9RF, Wales
+44 1654 761584
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Ranked #4 of 10 attractions in Machynlleth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: This storytelling adventure is time travel at its best as you’re swept underground by a mysterious hooded boatman and through a magical waterfall;... more » Owner description: This storytelling adventure is time travel at its best as you’re swept underground by a mysterious hooded boatman and through a magical waterfall; your gateway to the Dark Ages and to the life and times of King Arthur.Once docked, your boatman guides you around the vast caverns and winding tunnels of the Labyrinth where you’ll find ancient stories of King Arthur and other Welsh legends too. Enjoy stories of the mighty King Arthur who came out of the darkness to face formidable Saxon invaders, stories of dragons foretelling Celtic glory, of a giant so colossal he waded across the Irish Sea, of King Arthur's final battle - the Battle of Camlan and more; all brought to life through dramatic scenes, light and sound. This is a real adventure for young and old whatever the weather - a cool attraction when hot and a dry attraction when wet...Open: Daily 10am to 5pm from 31st March to 2nd November 2014 « less
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

We were pleasantly surprised how professional this attraction was. The mine tour is great fun, full of story's and a ride in a long boat. The caves are amazing although alittle more effective lighting would enhance the experience. The little craft shops and cafe are lovely too. Thoroughly enjoyable mornings entertainment.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed the visit underground which kept our 7 year old son entertained. The boat ride and waterfall was a nice touch and added to the idea of adventure. It is cold underground so do take warm clothes and sensible footwear, even if it's warm outside.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Really enjoyed King Arthur's Labyrinth. Went with our 5 kids ranging in age from 11 to 17 and they we're enthralled. A great way to spend a morning. Also really enjoyed looking around the craft shops. Definitely a more laid back day.

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Shirley O, Manager at King Arthur's Labyrinth, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, great to read that you and your children all had such an enjoyable visit. More

Barmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

A great video to start, embarrassed to still be learning so much! Hard hat, warm coat, and into the depths! Scary enough, great boat trip, some sneaky tricks had us roaring with laughter! Great lighting effects, a few surprises, history, story telling, varied age group on the tour, all seemed to really enjoy it! Want to go back with a... More

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Shirley O, Manager at King Arthur's Labyrinth, responded to this review

Sounds like you had a really fun time sailing underground and enjoying the whole King Arthur's Labyrinth adventure. Thank you for sharing your adventure with others. More

Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We have been wanting to go to this attraction for some while, and managed to get there at last. Started with a really good cup of coffee in a pretty cafe which was busy but we had speedy service. The introductory video was excellent and everyone started to get excited, when we arrived at the boat trip the boat was... More

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Shirley O, Manager at King Arthur's Labyrinth, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderfully detailed 5/5 review. Sounds like you really made the most of your time, enjoying King Arthur's Labyrinth, the Craft Studios, Bwtri - our Welsh food and drink shop and Y Crochan café. More

Skegness, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Had a fantastic day going round all the craft shops, the cafe is very good and a nice variety of well cooked, home made food, Hubby & Daughter did the King Arthur's Labyrinth and really enjoyed the whole experience, would recommend it

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Shirley O, Manager at King Arthur's Labyrinth, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic 5/5 review. We're so pleased that you and your family enjoyed your day at the Corris Craft Centre and King Arthur's Labyrinth. More

Whitland, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Interesting, but probably better for young families, I only went on this trip to kill some time before a pre booked caving trip. Our guide the 'Boatman' could of been a bit more 'in character' which would of made the experience a bit better.

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Shirley O, Manager at King Arthur's Labyrinth, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we're sorry that you didn't enjoy the underground adventure more. More

Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This place is excellent and well worth coming back to as it often gets renovated. There are several attractions here. The main one's being: King arthur's Labyrinth - A short underground boat ride, and then fairly good walk detailing a selection of Artharian tales. The recent renovation is of a hugely comedic safety video before entering the underground. Lost Legends... More

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Shirley O, Manager at King Arthur's Labyrinth, responded to this review

Thank you for your detailed review about your time with us, great to read that you've visited lots of times and that you've noticed our many changes! You're right, Lost Legends of The Stone Circle is a re-imagined Bards' Quest, with beautiful new sculptures, an extended maze, new stories and a stone circle at its centre. Thank you for telling... More

Leighton Buzzard
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

A journey under the mountain on a boat and then you walk round the tunnels and listen to stories about king Arthur. A pleasant hour spent down there doing something different. On the same site are lots of craft shops and a cafe.

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Shirley O, Manager at King Arthur's Labyrinth, responded to this review

Thank you for your great 5/5 review and for sharing your visit with others. More

Sudbury
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14 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This was one pace I really wanted to visit after finding it's website by chance. We went on the one wet day of our holiday, getting there early so getting the first boat. A hooded man takes you on an underground boat trip then guides you round tunnels on foot. Various tableaus tell the legend of King Arthur. There was... More

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Shirley O, Manager at King Arthur's Labyrinth, responded to this review

Great to read that you convinced your husband to visit and that he enjoyed King Arthur's Labyrinth too! I love your review title - thank you so much. More

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