If you like machines and technology, then definitely visit this museum.
From the earliest mining tools, proto-type jet engine to the largest fashion display outside London, there is plenty to explore at this must see museum!
Take a fascinating journey around Snibston where you can discover 500 years of technological innovation and its impact on our everyday lives.
You can lift a Mini Cooper in the ‘hands on’ gallery, see their selection of historic and modern costumes, talk to real life miners and discover what it’s actually like to work underground.
There are also loads of play areas, including Wild Water, Science Play, Mini Miners Playpark, The Big Sand Pit and an Under 5’s Area.
There’s plenty of tours, rides, galleries, exhibitions and play areas to always make this a fun day out.
Adults (aged 16 and over) £6.95
Children (aged 3 – 15) £4.75
Children (under 3) Free
Family of 4 (max 2 adults) £21.00
Family of 5 (1 adult) £23.00
Family of 5 (2 adults) £25.00
Extra child for Family of 5 £4
Museum Opening Times:
Daily 10.00 – 17.00
Country Park Opening Times:
Daily 07:30 – 18:00