Underground Pre Bookable Tour

Underground Pre Bookable Tour

Get kitted out with your hard hat and battery lamp then step into the 'cage' to descend 140m underground to discover the harsh realities of coal mining through the centuries.

The underground tour costs £5 per person (as from 16th July). You will receive a traditional miner's check when you arrive. After your tour you can keep the check and donate the £5 to help us keep the mine running or you can ask for your £5 back.

Underground tour lasts 1 hour 20 minutes.


Technical Tours

Technical Tours

Get all the nitty-gritty details about mining in one of our monthly Technical Tours! The underground tour will be led by an experienced miner who will tailor the tour to any technical interest in the group, including geology and electrical, mechanical and structural engineering.

The underground tour costs £5 per person. You will receive a traditional miner's check when you arrive. After your tour you can keep the check and donate the £5 to help us keep the mine running or you can ask for your £5 back.

Underground tour lasts 1 hour 20 minutes.


Caphouse Creators

Caphouse Creators

8-14 year olds are invited to get creative at our monthly club, working with authentic materials and using traditional techniques!