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Heritage Walk at the Mining Museum

About the event

Learn more about the history of the Museum whilst enjoying the shades, sights and sounds of the countryside around and beyond the museum in this two hour circular walk, down local roads and country lanes (with some inclines).

An easy to moderate walk, not suitable for children under 12 or those with limited mobility. Places are strictly limited so please book to guarantee your place.

Please click on the link under Further Information for more details and online booking.


National Coal Mining Museum

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

01924 848806

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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.
Walks, rides and conservation Please see under Events for walks, cycle and horse rides and conservation activities. From short town trails, to strolls around charming valleys and hikes across the Pennine moors, there's usually something for everyone.