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

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…

Mini Miner Mondays

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.

Crafty Conversations

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!

Older & Bolder

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.

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Meet us at the coalface…