The Dean Heritage Centre

The essential introduction to the Forest of Dean

The story of the Forest, from wild woodland before man to the present day. A Royal Hunting Forest since Norman times.

Displays of the industries of coal, iron, timber and stone, charcoal burning, the water wheel, beam engines, geology of the forest, natural history, and lots more!. Visit the Forester's cottage, complete with the kitchen garden and the Gloucester Old Spot domestic pigs.

Craft workshops, art and craft exhibitions, nature trails, a superb adventure play area, picnic tables and barbeque hearths. The Heritage Kitchen provides home made snacks and full meals.

If there is just one place you visit in the Forest of Dean, then this should be it !

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Created September 1999
Last update 20 September 1999
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