Hope Pit Explore

We're excited to once again be offering visitors the chance to enjoy an interactive exploration of the Hope Pit area of the site with our volunteer team. Discover the people, the places and the expertise that was required to support the underground miners.


Get hands-on with mining interventions and techniques and walk the Lister-Kaye Roadway that helped to convey coal to national markets.

This tour will run on at 1pm and 2pm on:

  • 29th September
  • 13th October
  • 20th October
  • 27th October
  • 3rd November

Tours last 40 minutes, please book your place upon arrival.

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