Easter opening hours!

This Easter we are open every day of the week with mine tours at 11 & 1 every day*.  From the 9th April through to the 24th April we have extended opening hours from 10am until 4.30pm so you can spend even longer in the museum. If you are hoping to go on the mine...

World Book Day 2022

As today is World Book Day Temple Mouse wanted to share some of his favourite books with you. These are all from his library and you can read them when you come to the Museum- all of the books have at least one mouse in them! Temple likes to read in the JCB, in the...

Christmas fun! Here are some more activities to keep the children busy. You can use them at home or at school. Christmas Fun 2: Click here to go to the activity...

Christmas activity sheets! Every weekend in December on the run up to Christmas we will share some fun Christmassy activity sheets. Feel free to use them at home or in schools. Click here to open this week’s...

The Museum is going to be open for family fun from Boxing Day through into the New Year. Once we get to the 8th January 2021 we will only be open at the weekends (11am – 4pm) with mine tours at 11am & 1pm. Call 01629 583834 to book places on the mine...