Edinburgh - Visit to Scottish Mining Museum
|Event Title||Visit to Scottish Mining Museum|
|Venue||Scottish Mining Museum|
|Address||Lady Victoria Colliery, Newtongrange, Midlothian|
|Telephone||+44 131-663 7519|
|Ages||5 to 15|
|Dates||Year round event|
|Times||The museum and coffee shop are open 7 days a week
SPRING / SUMMER 10am-5pm (last tour 3.30pm)â€¨
AUTUMN / WINTER 10amâ€“4pm (last tour 2.30pm)
Child FREE (up to 3 children with 1 full paying adult)â€¨
Award winning museum with the tour guides at the museum , who are ex-miners and will have lots of stories to tell you about what it was like for them.
Here are just a few things you must do when you visit!
Squeeze through a tight, dark tunnel in A Race Apart Exhibition and find out if you would have made it as a miner!
Experience â€śwash dayâ€ť, back-breaking work for the wives of the miners
Build a bridge, find out about friction and learn about levers in the hands-on Operations Centre
Drive Scotlandâ€™s largest winding engine
Ask at reception for one of our â€śback packsâ€ť which contains lots of activities to help you make the most of your stay.