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.
Discover the new Community Art Space and see the fascinating work of Sakubei Yamamoto, world renowned Japanese painter.
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.
Discover our Hope Pit site with our team of volunteers including the Lister-Kaye roadway.
Visit our resident Blacksmiths at Hope Pit Workshop and find out more about this traditional craft.
This Murder Mystery is like no other, with an optional sing along! In aid of Kirkwood Hospice.
Visit Santa in his underground grotto & get your Christmas off to a magical start.
Browse for vintage treasure at Fox & Moon Vintage Antique & Home Fair
Create your own Christmas wreath to take home.
Get in the festive spirit in the run up to Christmas, while you're visiting the Museum, with our selection of outdoor gift stalls, festive food & activities in the Pit Yard.
The most enchanting pantomime of them all!
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!
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.
Book your place on our upcoming Volunteer Recruitment Day and find out about volunteering at the Museum.