Learning

Fuel learning across the curriculum with a visit to the National Coal Mining Museum and give your pupils a unique experience they will never forget.

Our historic colliery buildings, interactive galleries, inspiring workshops and the chance to go underground in a real coal mine provide an immersive learning environment where pupils can:

  •          investigate their local history
  •          find out about coal mining through time
  •          solve a scientific problem and see science in action
  •          handle objects
  •          be creative and curious
  •          enjoy the great outdoors

Entry to our galleries and historic buildings is free; charges apply for the Underground Tour and Workshops.

The Museum has so much to offer to inspire learning across the curriculum. To find out more about the workshops, trails and resources we offer click on the links below. 

Our learning team will be happy to help you plan your visit; you can get in touch by email: education@ncm.org.uk or telephone: 01924 848806 

Museum Site Map (PDF, 1.09 MB)

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