Due to government guidelines and the Covid19 lockdown both the Mine and Museum will be closed until at least the 3rd December. We are working on some new activities and events so keep an eye on our facebook...

Visits to Temple Mine & Mineral Panning Sessions. Temple Mine: With that pesky virus still hanging around for a limited period we are offering individual family groups the chance to go on a mine tour without other members of the public. Yes, your own personal...

We are open again! The Museum will be open 11am-3pm each weekend from the 4th July. No booking is needed for the Museum.  Temple Mine will be open from the 11th July for guided tours of individual family groups. There will also be mineral panning sessions. Both of...

Learning Activity Packs Discover 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....

For our learning pack on the Miner’s Tools click here. These are the first two of our children’s learning packs designed for primary-aged children to use at home. Have fun with them and let us know what you think! There are other packs available on our...

Children’s learning activities

Children’s Learning Activities.   To help keep your children busy learning whilst at home for the next few weeks we have designed some activities that can be printed out and completed. Each Monday we will upload a few sheets of activities which will cover...