Killhope - The North of England Lead Mining Museum, Upper Weardale, Lanehead, County Durham, DL13 1AR
Wander around the site and see William Armstrongs water wheel. There are woodland trails to explore and a wildlife hide where you may be lucky and see our Red Squirrels. Work on the washing floor as a Victorian washerboy and find your own minerals. Find out about the lives of the lead miners and their families and go underground into Park Level Mine with one of our friendly knowledgeable guides. Enjoy our new and exciting exhibitions, new look shop and sample the home made food in the cafe. We are a family friendly site. Event not suitable for children under the age of 4.
This event took place in September 2014 and the entry is now archived.
Durham County Council
Date last modified: 8th May 2014 at 12:36