School visits

On Monday 27th June, Tuesday 28th June & Wednesday 29th June we have school groups visiting the Museum & Mine. This means that the first public mine tour on Monday & Tuesday will be at 1pm and the first public mine tour on Wednesday will be at 2.10pm. The...

Hillhead 2022

We are busy learning about quarrying so where better to go than Hillhead 2022? This is one of the largest exhibitions of quarrying, construction and recycling equipment and ancillary products. It has lots of equipment on display and live demonstrations of it.  I had a...

Travellers’ Choice award

We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the 2022 Travellers’ Choice award from TripAdvisor. This award is extra special as it is based on the reviews left by visitors. We are still the Number 1 Thing To Do in Matlock Bath as well!! Do check out...

School visits

If you are planning to visit on Wednesday 15th June please be aware that we have a very large school group visiting in the afternoon! Mine tours for the public will only run at 11am that day. There will be school children in the Museum and Mine from 1pm until 5pm that...

School visits

This coming Thursday (9th June) we have a school visiting the Museum and Mine. This means that there will be no mine tours until 2.10pm. You are welcome to visit the Museum but please be aware that 30 children going through our tunnels can be quite noisy! It will be...