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. Extended Mine Tour – December

    December 7 2019 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  2. AVLR: Santa Specials – First Weekend

    December 14 2019 @ 10:30 am - December 15 2019 @ 4:30 pm
  3. AVLR: Santa Specials – Second Weekend

    December 21 2019 @ 10:30 am - December 22 2019 @ 4:30 pm
  4. AVLR: Mince Pie Specials

    December 28 2019 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

Latest News

  • Newcastle in Bloom 2019

    Newcastle in Bloom 2019

    Congratulations to the Apedale Community Partnership for their success in this year’s Newcastle in Bloom completion. Awards this year are; a certificate of achievement in …[More...]
  • Deputy’s Sticks in the shop

    Deputy’s Sticks in the shop

    We’re trying out some thing new in our Shop – Deputy’s Sticks – to see how they go. £15 each. These are Yorkshire style sticks, …[More...]
  • Half Term

    Half Term

    The bank holiday and half term break is upon us, here’s whats on at Apedale…Monday 27th – Teddy Bears outing on the Apedale Valley Light Railway, …[More...]

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