Activity Volunteer

Could you help make our visitors’ day this summer?
Flexible hours From Fri 28th May 2021

You will be supporting us to deliver simple ‘hands-on’ activities to help families discover more about the coal mining story.

 These include:

  • Handling authentic items from our collections.
  • Encouraging families to play familiar games with a mining twist.
  • Helping visitors to see the environmental impact of mining, first-hand, in our pit wood.
  • Delivering short talks where visitors can find out more about the people, inventions and processes behind coal mining.


The Museum does not offer expenses
Deadline: Sat 10th July, 2021


Nature & animals, Men, Women, Older people, Young people

Suitable for

People new to volunteering, People seeking work, People volunteering together, People who are older, People working on their wellbeing, People who like being outdoors


Accessible toilet(s), Wheelchair accessible

Minimum age


Skills gained

Listening, Organising, Teamwork, Talking to others

Skills needed

Talking to others, Teamwork, Listening



National Coal Mining Museum for England

The National Coal Mining Museum for England aims to keep coal mining alive by collecting and preserving the industry’s rich heritage, creating enjoyable and inspiring ways to learn for people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities.
01924 848806
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