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Covid-19 Virus

Our area is now in Tier 4, so we must remain closed, until the restrictions on opening museums and cafes are lifted.

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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...

Latest News

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    Happy New Year

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  • 2nd Lockdown

    2nd Lockdown

    Last night the government announced a second lockdown and so we must temporarily close once more from 5th November. Thanks to everyone who has supported …[More...]
  • Re-Opening

    Re-Opening

    We’re pleased to announce that we are re-opening on the 4th July! As with other businesses there are changes to our normal operations. Initially we’ll …[More...]