Digitised
Coal Magazine

Discover how this mid-twentieth century publication provided an entertaining link between the coalfields, mineworkers and their families…

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All Weather
Adventure

Come rain or shine, turn your day out into a unique adventure at NCMME! Whether it's 140m beneath the surface or exploring the galleries above ground, you’ll never be stuck for ideas!

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Dig deep & donate
your free time…

The Museum has a number of diverse volunteer roles for both skilled and enthusiastic individuals - view our latest vacancies and help us to ‘Keep the History of Coal Mining Alive’.

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What's on…

Pass It On

Whispering Wood Folk bring the National Coal Mining Museum to life with aerial acrobatics, taking the audience on an immersive theatrical adventure.

Wacky Wednesdays

Join us for free every Wednesday in term time with your under 5s from 10:15am - 11:00am for singing, story telling and craft activities.

Land Of Our Fathers Video

If you missed the fantastic comic play Land Of Our Father tour in 2016 you can now watch it in full, online.

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Meet us at the coalface…