About Us

The Heritage Centre was founded in 2001 on the site of Apedale Colliery, which had closed a few years earlier in 1998.

We are entirely run by volunteers and our main funding comes from our café, mine tours and donations.

Registered Charity Number: 1073104

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Tell your friends, visit our facebook page and like us, tweet,or shout about us from the roof tops!  Every bit of publicity helps.  We also have an entry on TripAdvisor so feel free to review us.