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
A special exhibition about how acts of generosity by total strangers made Christmas possible for families of striking miners in 1984. Part of a project to explore and share the spirit of Christmas within our local community.
Visit Santa in his underground grotto & get your Christmas off to a magical start.
Join the Christmas fun with songs, stories, crafts and some very special guests... little ones can meet Santa and his pit ponies, Eric and Ernie!