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A wide range of minerals to buy as well as souvenirs and books.

Temple Mine

Take a guided tour into an authentic 1920s lead and fluorspar mine and try your hand at panning for ‘gold’.

Museum

Experience the fascinating history of the Derbyshire lead mining industry, and of the many families who made their living from this gruelling work. The Museum has something for everyone to enjoy and learn from.
 

Learning

A range of activities and tours to suit a wide range of educational needs.

Learning Activity PacksDiscover Old Matlock Bath with the Petrifying Wells, Charabancs and Trains. You do not need to have visited Matlock Bath to use this pack - it helps children to develop the enquiry skills every historian needs. Download the pack here.Find out...

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Opening hours

  • Last entry is 30 minutes before the closing times shown.
  • Check here for additional opening times at school holidays and bank-holidays.

Winter (up to 31st March)

Summer & Autumn (1st April to 31st October)

Winter (from 1st November)