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.
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.
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.
Curious to learn more about your family heritage? Book a place on our FREE Family History Workshops and find out more about your ancestry.
A new display of photographs taken as the last shift finished at Kellingley Colliery, the last working mine in the UK to close in 2015.
A new lyrical song by Ali Bullivent, commissioned by the National Coal Mining Museum for England, based on the work of prolific writer of coal mining stories Sid Chaplin. Performed at Westgate Unitarian Chapel.
See the Coalshed Poets in performance as they pop up around the Museum and be inspired to enter our poetry competition.
A mind blowing mix of mentalism!
Join us for our new craft, gifts and fresh produce fair! Sample Yorkshire Produce as you visit our stands.
Join us for fun science and craft activities, which bring Minecraft to life!
Get Creative & take part in the Family Arts Festival!
Come along to the FREE Science Show : explosions guaranteed!
One mile enchanted walk for the whole family with spectacular firework finale. In aid of Forget Me Not Children's Hospice.
Want to improve your creativity skills, or meet like-minded poetry fans?Join Coal shed poets, a regular event for people who would like to develop skills in performance poetry.
Browse for quality products at Fox & Moon Vintage Antique Fair
Visit Santa in his underground grotto & get your Christmas off to a magical start.
Join the Christmas fun with songs, stories, crafts and some very special guests.
It's never too early to book! Join us for delicious, locally sourced Christmas Lunches.
Why not get ahead and book us as your Xmas Party destination with a difference. Join us for a truly memorable Xmas Party location!
Create your own Christmas wreath to take home.
Christmas classics by Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Brass Band.
Create your own Chistmas Flower Arrangement to take home.