Opening Hours

Daily 9.30am-4.30pm. Last entry: 3.00pm. Underground tours: 9.45am-3.00pm. Please call for January opening times.

Pre-book your Job-A-Knock ticket

Job-A-Knock tickets, which give you a timed slot for your underground tour, are now available to pre-book, at £5 per person, for tours on weekends and during school holidays. You can still visit us without a Job-A-Knock ticket but you might have to wait for an underground tour: Pre-book your ticket


What's On

Big Pit National Coal Museum
23 November 2022 – 1 December 2023
Big Pit National Coal Museum
17 December 2022, 11.30am-1pm
Big Pit National Coal Museum
3–22 December 2022, Daily 10am - 3pm

Digital Events

11 & 12 February 2023, 2pm - 10am

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