Two robots dancing

Machination Visitor Centre

Overview

The only permanent exhibition of contemporary Automata in the UK. The interactive models move with a variety of fascinating mechanisms.

Hostels nearby

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YHA Borth

Meeting Rooms & Corporate Hire
Garden / grounds
Private rooms available

Machination Visitor Centre

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Map references

OS Grid Ref: SH898029

Lat/Lng: 52.613011, -3.628172

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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Bring your bikes and visit Nant-yr-Arian for the ultimate mountain biking experience. Try low level for beginners or feel the adrenalin pumping through your body on a more difficult route.

cycling

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Cycle down the coastal roads and round the Dovey estuary. There are loads of minor roads around Borth and into the foothills of Plynlymon Fawr to explore.

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Watersports in Borth

YHA Borth is just 20 metres from a four mile beach, so windsurfing, kite surfing and surfing are all available right on the doorstep.

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Sunrise over Snowdonia viewed from the tops

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