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 for family-friendly activities all Summer and don't forget to make a visit underground !
Discover how minewater is treated in our innovative reedbeds water treatment site.
Discover our Hope Pit site with our team of volunteers including the Lister-Kaye roadway.
A specially commissioned piece of promenade theatre, inspired by the lives of the Bevin Boys who served in the coalmines during WWII. Delivered in partnership with Theatre Royal Wakefield's Young Company, IN ON THE ACT.
Back by popular demand! A re-run of our Wacky Wednesday Seaside special.
Come join our Land Rover enthusiasts at t'pit and show your Leafers, raising money for the National Coal Mining Museum for England.
Join us for a fantastic night of live music.
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.
Browse for vintage treasure at Fox & Moon Vintage Antique Fair
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!
The most enchanting pantomime of them all!
Visit Santa in his underground grotto & get your Christmas off to a magical start.