What's On

Say It Loud : How Posters Talk To Us

Drawing from a largely unseen collection, ‘Say it Loud’ is a new exhibition which investigates the techniques and devices used by poster designers.

Donation Days

On the 1st Tuesday of every month we hold a Donation Day where members of the public can come along with mining related items or books that they want to donate to the Museum.

Seaside @ Pit

It's all going on this Summer at the National Coal Mining Museum. Bring the family and make a day of it!

Hope Pit Explore

Discover our Hope Pit site with our team of volunteers including the Lister-Kaye roadway.

Sally & Martha's Drama Workshop

Come and join Sally and Martha to explore the mining heritage of Victorian times. For children with Special Educational Needs.

Mary & Peggy's Drama Workshop

Come and join Mary & Peggy to explore the mining heritage of the pit village. For children with Special Educational Needs.

Blacksmiths Demos

Visit our resident Blacksmiths at Hope Pit Workshop and find out more about this traditional craft.

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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