Visit the National Coal Mining Museum to be inspired by our special exhibitions.

We are delighted to be working with Yorkshire creative talent again this year to present our exhibitions in new, more interactive ways - please come along and learn more about the stories of coalmining.

Knot What It Seams : Textile Exhibition

Big Big Camera Exhibition

Say It Loud : How Posters Talk To Us 

Research project : Digging Deep

Community Art Space

In the new Community Art Space you will find 'Knot What It Seams' - an exquisite textiles and mixed media art exhibition from local artist group Hillstone Fibre Arts

Jan 10th until March 23rd.

FREE entry - you will find this display next to the Conference Suite.


Big Big Camera Exhibition

In the Special Exhibition Space visit the Big Big Camera Exhibition featuring large-scale prints and negatives taken by acclaimed photographer Ian Beesley as part of his Artist in Residency at Gallery Oldham. 

Jan 24th to Feb 28th.

FREE entry

Forthcoming projects

We are proud to be working with Norma Gregory (M.A.) at Nottingham News Centre CIC on a project currently at research and development stage called 'Digging Deep : Miners of African Caribbean Heritage'.

If you can help with any information and photographs we would love to hear from you.

Exhibition will tour including at the NCMME in late 2019.

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