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Children's Activity Event, from 21 Jun 2017, free entry


Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays


National Coal Mining Museum

01924 848806


Caphouse Colliery,
New Road,

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 3 Apr - Sun 31 Dec By The People, For The People
Wed 28 Jun Wacky Wednesdays
Wed 5 Jul Wacky Wednesdays
Fri 7 - Mon 10 Jul On Behalf Of The People
Wed 12 Jul Wacky Wednesdays
Wed 19 Jul Wacky Wednesdays


Each week during term time from 10:15-11:00, the NCMME combine storytelling, singing and craft activities on Wacky Wednesdays - the perfect opportunity to drop in and have fun with your under 5.

Doors open early at 09:30, so come and enjoy a coffee, juice and cake before the session starts!

Plus, why not make a day of it and stay for lunch, explore the Nature Trail, discover soft play area and visit the ponies.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 28 Jun 2017 10:15 to 11:00
Wed 5 Jul 2017 10:15 to 11:00
Wed 12 Jul 2017 10:15 to 11:00
Wed 19 Jul 2017 10:15 to 11:00


Free entry



See location of National Coal Mining Museum for England on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 252164  Lat: 53.64376 Long: -1.61925

By Road:
Leave the M1 at jct 40 (A638) towards Wakefield, take the 1st right after the traffic lights (Broadway). The Malt Shovel pub will be on your right. At the end of Broadway turn right onto the A642 to Horbury and Huddersfield.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station
Bus Route: Yorkshire Traction Bus 232 from Wakefield Bus Station. Drops off outside the Reindeer Inn.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality