Woodhorn Colliery, Woodhorn
Woodhorn Colliery, Woodhorn, Ashington, Northumberland NE63 9YF View on map
Museum and archive located in grade II and grade II* listed former colliery buildings. Range of permanent exhibitions exploring the mining heritage and offering a temporary exhibition programme celebrating art and heritage from inside and outside the region. Home to the Northumberland County archive. The whole complex is located within a country park reclaimed from a huge spoil heap in the 1970's
April - September : Wednesday - Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays 10.00am - 5.00pm; October - March : Wednesday - Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays 10.00am - 4.00pm. Also open Mondays and Tuesdays during school holidays. Check for Christmas opening. Archives open Wednesday-Saturday 10.00am- 4.00pm (closed on bank holidays)..
- Open on Heritage Open Day
Just off A189 in south east Northumberland (coastal route). Rail: Morpeth (10 miles west).
£3.50 parking charge
- Wheelchair access: Partial
- Disabled Toilets: Yes
- Assistance dogs: Yes