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…More info
Discover how this mid-twentieth century publication provided an entertaining link between the coalfields, mineworkers and their families…More info
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!More info
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’.More info
Meet Saddleworth photographer Ian Beesley and his big camera on loan from Gallery Oldham.
This Half Term learn about the history of coalmining and get hands-on with our activities with a mining twist! Plus it's all FREE!
Take part in the UK’s biggest celebration of science. The National Coal Mining Museum presents a series of events celebrating stories of science and engineering with a mining twist!