Peak District Lead Mining Museum is a museum in Matlock Bath. The museum features exhibits related to the old lead mining heritage of the area. You can explore the past through interactive, hands-on displays, through the use of video and exhibits ranging from the large water pressure engine in the centre of the museum to tallow candles used by the miners. There is also a large collection of mineral and rock samples in the geology corridor. The museum also runs Temple Mine where you can go on a guided tour of real fluorspar mine. It is a bit muddy and wet and you will have to bend in places - it was a hard life being a miner.
|Wednesday||11:00 am – 03:45 pm|
|Saturday||11:00 am – 03:45 pm|
|Sunday||11:00 am – 03:45 pm|
Also open Bank Holidays.
|5 - 17||£6.00|
|60 and over||£8.00|
These prices are for joint tickets to visit the Mine and Museum.
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