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Share your memories about Coal Nationalisation

Do you know someone who lived and worked in the mining industry pre and post nationalisation in 1947? Attend one of our three memory collection events where we want to encourage visitors to share their memories of Nationalisation.

Wacky Wednesdays

Join us for free every Wednesday in term time with your under 5s from 10:15am - 11:00am for singing, story telling and craft activities.

Wyrm Wednesday!

Join the Coalshed Poets for FREE family activities based on the Wakefield Wyrm story.

Heroes & Heroines Exhibition

Explore the real lives of people who went beyond the call of duty and add your own heroes and heroines to the Museum's archives.

Land Of Our Fathers Video

If you missed the fantastic comic play Land Of Our Father tour in 2016 you can now watch it in full, online.

Coalshed Poets

Want to improve your creativity skills, or meet like-minded poetry fans? Join Coalshed Poets, a regular event for people who would like to develop skills in performance poetry.

Love Motown

A fabulous night of Motown with Chequered Band and Motown DJ Carey Codner.

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.

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