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Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday

10am - 4pm (last admission 3pm)

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Opening Times

The Museum is open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday from 10am to 4pm. Last admission is 3.00pm.


Winter Season

3rd†November 2014 to 27th March 2015. Open 5 days a week from†10am to 4pm.
Open Tuesday - Thursday,†
Saturday and Sunday. Closed Monday and Friday.†

Weekends;The Town, Pit Village, 1940s Farm, Pockerley Old Hall, Pockerley Waggonway, Rowley Station and Tramway are all open.†Please note Mahogany Drift Mine is closed.

Midweek (Tuesday - Thursday);†The Town, Pit Village and Tramway are open. Please note Mahogany Drift Mine is closed.

Mid-week discount;
One-day tickets can be purchased at the entrance during the winter season.
Adult - £9.00, Senior (60 years) / Student* - £6.75, Child (5 - 16 years) - £5.00.
Mid-week discount is only available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, excluding February half term.

Last admission 3pm.

Christmas and New Year

Over Christmas and New Year the Museum is open on the following dates:

  • Monday 22nd December
  • Tuesday 23rd December
  • Wednesday 24th December (Christmas Eve)
  • Friday 26th December (Boxing Day)
  • Saturday 27th December
  • Sunday 28th December
  • Tuesday 30th December
  • Wednesday 31st (New Years Eve)
  • Friday 2nd January

Over Christmas and New Year we are closed on the following dates:

  • Thursday 25th (Christmas Day)†
  • Monday 29th December
  • Thursday 1st (New Years Day)†

In the event of adverse weather conditions or changes to on-site operation at short notice, please check the News Alert on the†homepage, or our†Facebook†and†Twitter†profiles.