Heritage Walk
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Heritage Walk

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Price
£2 booking fee + VAT
Dates
Thursday 30th December 2021 - Thursday 30th December 2021
Times
10am - 12pm
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Enjoy the shades, sights and sounds of the winter countryside around and beyond the Museum in this two hour circular walk, down local roads and country lanes (with some inclines). Uncover the shadows of our mining past in a landscape reclaimed by nature, and seeped in stories of characters that made the history of Caphouse Colliery and the surrounding areas so captivating. From Lady Matilda who ran the mine while her husband hunted and fished, to lovers who took advantage of the mineral railway line to court.

Useful Information

  • This walk is easy – moderate, with several short, steep inclines
  • Appropriate footwear will be required for road and off-road walking
  • Dogs are welcome
  • Please note, this event is not suitable for young children or those with limited mobility

Places are strictly limited, so book now to guarantee your space.