Private Hire

The National Coal mining Museum is the perfect location for private events, family celebrations or fundraising events.

We are able to offer private celebration event packages inclusive of venue hire:

  • Engagements parties
  • Birthdays

  • Christenings

  • Dinners

  • Awards Nights

  • Proms

  •  Charity fundraising events

  • Funeral teas and memorial events

We cater for a wide range of events from informal buffets, seated meals, champagne receptions and everything in-between.

The Caphouse Suite offers flexible spaces and includes a bar and classic parquet dance floor. Guests can utilise the vast and unique outdoor areas which include a dedicated space for a marquee.

We appreciate that many families have a close family link to the mining industry, our new memorial garden provides a peaceful and reflective space alongside your own memorial.

If you have a particular event in mind, our dedicated team will work with you to create a bespoke event.

Please contact the team at or call 01924 844 581 to discuss your ideas.

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