Things to see & do

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Family trails

Completing a trail

There’s a fun brass rubbing trail, with nine clues hidden around the mine. Ask at Reception for this free family activity when you arrive and see if you can complete the picture.

The boiler room

Visitors enjoying information panels at East Pool

Have a go at the activities in the boiler room. The information panels paint a fantastic view of what life was like in the mine over 100 years ago.

Look up

A chimney stack bearing the letters of East Pool and Agar Ltd.

Leave the boiler room through the flue tunnel to get to the inside of the large chimney where waste gases were originally pumped out. From here you can see right up to the sky far above