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
Celebrate our 25th birthday with us this autumn and enjoy a unique adventure, whatever the weather - Tweet us to celebrate!… #HappyBirthdayNCMMEMore 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
Join us for free every Wednesday in term time with your under 5s from 10:15am-11:am for singing, story telling and craft activities.
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 us on 6th June 1pm-3pm to mark the publication of Images of the Past: Coalminers with author Brian Elliott.