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
Book one of our Mini Miner Monday sessions and bring your group of pre-schoolers to the National Coal Mining Museum and participate in storytelling, rhymes and songs as we move around the galleries.
Join our informal craft sessions in the Cafe on the first Thursday of every month from 12pm - 2pm and get crafty over a cuppa and some cake!
Re-discover, explore and share memories of growing up in a pit village. A session for community, special interest and organisational adult groups and those living in care settings.