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Gala Day - new exhibition at the Mining Museum

About the event

Brass bands, union banners and beers. Family, friends, the fun of the fair… and the worse for wear. Come and experience the sights and sounds of Gala Day in our brand-new temporary exhibition.

Opens 24 July 2021 and will run till 20 March 2022. Wednesdays to Sundays.

You do not currently need to pre-book surface visits. Please go to Museum website under Further Information for updates.


National Coal Mining Museum

Caphouse Colliery New Road, Overton, Wakefield, WF4 4RH

01924 848806

Dates and venues

Further information



Learning and interest Events related to education and careers, as well as learning for fun. Also, talks, guided walks, and events of historical or other interest.