Christmas is coming!

National Mining Museum is set to host a series of events throughout December to get everyone into the Christmas spirit.

Kicking off proceedings on Saturday 3rd December is the Magical Christmas with Mickey and Friends, a Christmas party with a difference!  Hosted by Boogie Buddies, there will be singing, dancing, games & prizes with some of your favourite tibute characters – Mickey and Minnie Mouse, PJ Masks Catboy, Gekko and Owlette, Henry Hugglemonster, Sheriff Callie and Deputy Peck, Jake the Neverland Pirate, Doc McStuffinds, Princess Sofia the First, Buzz and Woody, Elsa and Olaf and special guests Santa & his Elves.   Tickets are £8 each.

On Sunday 18th December the museum will host M&M Theatrical Productions wonderful adaptation of family favourite panto, Sleeping Beauty.  Packed full of fun, music, amazing special effects and wonderful characters, this pantomime is sure to have the audience laughing, clapping, singing along and cheering for more.  There are two performances (12pm & 2.30pm) and tickets are priced £8.50 for adults and £6.50 for children.

Tickets for all of our events are available on-line at

The museum’s gift shop is full of unique Christmas gift ideas and will be open every day between now and 23rd December so why not pop along and find that perfect gift!

We wish all of our visitors a very happy Christmas!