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 – March

    March 2 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  2. Extended Mine Tour – April

    April 6 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  3. AVLR: Easter Egg Hunt

    April 20 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
  4. AVLR: Potteries Bus Running Day

    May 19 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  5. AVLR: Teddy Bears Outing

    May 25 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

Latest News

  • Good Luck Mine and Caphouse Colliery

    Good Luck Mine and Caphouse Colliery

    Our mining team have been on a couple of field trips to see other mines.  It’s always great to get out and experience what other …[More...]
  • Woodsmith Mine Training at Apedale

    Woodsmith Mine Training at Apedale

    This week we have hosted CFB Risk Management who have been training to support Sirius Minerals PLC in their Woodsmith Polyhalite Mine near Whitby. This …[More...]
  • Newcastle in Bloom 2018

    Newcastle in Bloom 2018

    Congratulations to the Apedale Community Partnership on being awarded the Overall Winner Gold in the Community Gardens competition in Newcastle in Bloom 2018. The ACP …[More...]

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