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.
‘After the Coal Dust’ is a new photographic exhibition with photos taken by John, Bridget and Freya Gill.
Visit our new special exhibition from 3rd April as we commemorate 70 years since the nationalisation of the coalmining industry.
On the 1st day of every month we will be holding a NEW Donation Day where members of the public can come along with objects that they want to donate to the Museum.
Join us @ Pit for unique events, underground tours and so much more this Spring Bank!
The Caphouse Colliery Coal Race is a traditional coal-carrying race for men, women and children. Show your strength and stamina!
Join us for our craft, gifts and fresh produce fair! Sample Yorkshire produce as you visit our stands.
Whispering Wood Folk bring the National Coal Mining Museum to life with aerial acrobatics, taking the audience on an immersive theatrical adventure.
A unique opportunity to sample fine dining with BBC Master Chef Quarter Finalist Chris Hale.
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.