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National Coal Mining Museum for England

Underground tour of Coal Mining Museum
Caphouse Colliery New Road
Overton Wakefield  WF4 4RH

Opening/Meeting Times:
Open every day except Christmas Day and Boxing Day 10am - 5pm

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The National Coal Mining Museum for England collects, preserves and interprets objects from English coal fields relating to the coal mining industry. It tells the story of coal and the communities that grew up around the mining industry, and gives everyone a very personal opportunity to experience coal mining at first hand.

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