image for Children's Activity Event item typeSomething Nasty in the Coal Shed at National Coal Mining Museum for England

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October Half Term, Sat 28 - Sun 29 Oct 2017

WRA WINNER 2007 VAQAS

Meet a Miner Underground Tour

Meet a Miner Underground Tour

Address

Caphouse Colliery,
New Road,
Overton,
WF4 4RH

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 22 Sep - Sun 17 Dec Sakubei Yamamoto Exhibition
Wed 13 Sep - Wed 18 Jul Wacky Wednesdays
Sat 28 Oct Lantern Trail
Sat 28 - Sun 29 Oct Something Nasty in the Coal Shed
Sat 25 Nov Kirkwood Hospice Rock, Shock, Horror Murder Myster
Sat 25 Nov - Sat 23 Dec Santa Underground

Details

Listen to miner's wife Peggy Thorpe sharing spooky stories about the coalshed. There's something nasty in there - can you guess what it is?!

Stories based on miner's experiences. FREE

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

Children welcomeDisabled access

NEW Adventure Playground

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 28 - Sun 29 Oct 2017 10:00 to 17:00

Location

Directions

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

Facilities

  • 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
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

NEW Adventure Playground