Open 9.30am – 4.30pm daily. Last admission 3.30pm. Underground tours 10am - 3pm. Underground Tours might be suspended during busy periods. Please call for January opening times.
LocationBig Pit National Coal Museum
Phone: 0300 111 2 333
General advice and advice for our disabled visitors
Food & Drink
The original Miners' Canteen in the Pithead Baths is closed during the winter. The Coffee Shop is open throughout the winter serving a range of hot and cold snacks, cakes, hot and cold drinks and treats.
Pre-booked groups benefit from...
Big Pit offers underground tours, for families throughout the year.
£3 payable by Pay and Display.