Overview & description

The National Coal Mining Museum for England provides a great day out with a unique opportunity to travel 140 metres underground to explore England's last deep coalmine.

Meet a Miner who will guide you on an unforgettable underground adventure at Caphouse Colliery.
Spend the whole day here & learn about the history of coalmining and the science behind it.
There's so much to see and do on our 45 acre rural site, whatever the weather.
For families, for everyone!
A must-see attraction.
FREE admission & FREE parking for everyone.
Find out why we're the Number 1 'Thing To Do' in West Yorkshire on Trip Advisor.

You can be sure of a warm Yorkshire welcome!

Facilities Include:

NEW Adventure Playground
Under 5s play area, Little Diggers
Nature Trail
Free on-site parking
Baby changing facilities
Disabled toilets
Picnic site
Disabled access
Coach parking
Train (school holidays)

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Type Price
Underground Tour £4.00
Museum Admission £0.00

Facilities available at National Coal Mining Museum for England

  • On-Site Parking
  • Child Friendly
  • Card Payment


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  • Accred