Aberdyfi/Dyfi Furnace Water Wheel. Free entry. Open daily.

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Disabled visitor and companion admitted free. The site is a multi-level site with steps to negotiate Parking spaces for approx. 12 cars at car park across the busy road. There are no dedicated disability spaces. Guide dogs are allowed.

Brief Description:

The Dyfi Furnace is a charcoal-burning blast furnace built around 1755. It is probably the best preserved example of this type of industrial furnace in Britain.

Further Information:


Aberdyfi Furnace Water Wheel, Furnace, Powys, SY20 8PG.


None available.


01443 336000.




Opening Hours:

Mon-Sun 10.00am - 4.00pm.

Last admission 30 minutes before closing.


The Aberdyfi Furnace Water Wheel is approx. 5 miles south west of Machynlleth on the A487. Signposted parking across the road from the mill. OS SN 685 951.


There is a regular bus service around Aberystwyth. For more travel information go to https://www.traveline.info/ or call 0800 464 00 00.


The closest amenities are about 5 miles away at Machynlleth. There are plenty of pubs, cafes and restaurants to choose from to eat and drink. There is also a wide selection of places to stay - ranging from camp sites to 5 star luxury.

Travel Information

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Or call Traveline Cymru on 0800 464 0000