Apedale Heritage Centre

"Bringing Britain's Great Industries Back to Life"

Queens Award for Voluntary ServiceOur team of enthusiastic volunteers aim to preserve and record the history and industries of the Apedale Valley and the surrounding communities. Based at the site of a former coal mine, we offer authentic underground tours, complemented by our museum and café. The Apedale Valley Railway operates at the same site, adding to a great family visit. More info...

Events at Apedale

  1. AVLR: Teddy Bear’s Outing

    May 5 @ 11:30 am - May 7 @ 4:00 pm
  2. Extended Mine Tour – May

    May 12 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  3. AVLR: Princess & Superheroes Weekend

    June 9 @ 11:30 am - June 10 @ 4:00 pm
  4. Potteries MMOC: Annual Rally 2018

    June 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  5. AVLR: Tracks to Trenches III

    July 13 @ 10:30 am - July 15 @ 5:30 pm

Latest News

  • Belong Heritage Gallery

    Belong Heritage Gallery

    The Belong Heritage Gallery opened this week in Grade II listed building that was formerly the Maxims night club. We’ve made a small contribution by …[More...]
  • The Apedale Hall Window

    The Apedale Hall Window

    We now have a very unique piece of local history on display in the museum – A stained glass window from Apedale Hall!  This was …[More...]
  • In the top 10!

    In the top 10!

    We have just noticed that we have snuck into the top 10 things to do in Staffordshire on TripAdvisor! That puts us in the company …[More...]

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