Attraction in Caernarfon

Inigo Jones Slate Works
North Wales

LL54 7UE
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Indigo Jones was founded 1861 primarily to produce school writing slates. Today the company uses the same raw material, namely Welsh slate, to produce architectural, memorial and craft items.

The self-guided tour of the works includes a video presentation, a taped commentary on a walkman as well as a geological, historical, lettercutters and calligraphy exhibition. An opportunity exists to have a go at calligraphy and lettercuttery and a piece of slate is provided for you to keep as a souvenir.


Nearest UK Airport: Manchester
Months Open: All year, daily
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year's Day
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Discount for Groups: Yes
Car Parking: Yes
Admission Price: Adults: £4
Children: £3.50
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: Café

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