Visit the permanent exhibition of lead mining and also learn about the distinctive upland farming of the dale. There is also a traditional blacksmith's shop and the chance to enjoy a short nature walk. Also a water-powered Armstrong engine which operated the machinery in the mineyard in the 19th century.
Operator: Allenheads Trust
Address: Allenheads Village Allenheads Hexham Northumberland NE47 9HN
Open Days & Times
All year during daylight hours.
- By Bus: 688
- By Rail: Hexham / 20 miles
- Part disabled access