Underground Tours

Get kitted out with your hard hat and battery lamp, then descend 140m underground to discover the harsh realities of coal mining through the centuries…

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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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For Families, For everyone

The Museum is family-friendly, and aims to provide an enjoyable and informative experience for everyone. You can always be sure of a warm Yorkshire welcome.

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What's on…

Easter @ Pit!

We've got great ideas for all the family this Easter!.You can uncover brand new galleries and get insight into the lives of miners at work and at leisure, explore the underground mine, and experience the playground.

Blacksmiths Demos

Visit our resident Blacksmiths at Hope Pit Workshop and find out more about this traditional craft.

Yorkshire Geology Day

We are delighted to welcome back the Yorkshire Geological Society for their annual FREE family event here at the Museum.

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Meet us at the coalface…