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Killhope Lead Mining Museum

Durham, United Kingdom
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Owner description: Killhope, multi award winning Victorian Mining Museum, and a gold standard Green Tourism destination as well as a 'Quality... more » Owner description: Killhope, multi award winning Victorian Mining Museum, and a gold standard Green Tourism destination as well as a 'Quality Assured Visitor Attraction' and offers a grand day out for all. Equipped with mine hat, cap lamp and wellies, accompany one of our guides on an unforgettable tour of the mine. Our enthusiastic team will ensure you have a day to remember. Find your own minerals as you work as a washerboy. Dress up in Victorian style clothes in the lodging room. A total of 4 working water wheels on site . 2011 exhibitions include... Read More
Owner description: Killhope, multi award winning Victorian Mining Museum, and a gold standard Green Tourism destination as well as a 'Quality... more » Owner description: Killhope, multi award winning Victorian Mining Museum, and a gold standard Green Tourism destination as well as a 'Quality Assured Visitor Attraction' and offers a grand day out for all. Equipped with mine hat, cap lamp and wellies, accompany one of our guides on an unforgettable tour of the mine. Our enthusiastic team will ensure you have a day to remember. Find your own minerals as you work as a washerboy. Dress up in Victorian style clothes in the lodging room. A total of 4 working water wheels on site . 2011 exhibitions include ‘BIRD by Diane Maclean, a series of outdoor installations, Letters and language of Lead by Sue Lawty as part of the Museumaker project. The National Spar Boxes Collection, and Magnificent Minerals from the North Pennines. Walk the woodland trails to see our red squirrels and an array of other wildlife. Visit Killhope shop and café to complete a great day out. Killhope is also the inaugural winner of the Guardian's Family Friendly Museum, winner of the North East England Sustainable Tourism award 2007, Customer Service Silver Award 2006 and 2005 winner of the "Most Welcoming Experience." 2008 and 2010 Small visitor attraction of the Year. « less
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