Coming events

28th Anniversary of last pit disaster

The museum will be open on Wednesday August 18th from 10am until 4pm, on the 28th anniversary of the last disaster at Bilsthorpe colliery. Light refreshments will be served and all are welcome, there is no charge and no need to book.

If anyone has any paperwork or photographs of the time, we would be grateful if you could bring them in and allow us to take copies of them.

Museum re-opening to visitors

Chaplin the pit pony is looking forward to welcoming visitors again, following government guidelines, at 10:00 on Sunday 23rd May.

We will be following Covid restrictions and will require all adult visitors to provide contact details, wear masks and socially distance.