Other Sites of Interest

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Washington ‘F’ Pit Museum

Albany Way, Washington, Tyne and Wear, NE37 1BJ.
Tel: 0191 ​553 ​2323.

Step back in time and remember the region's coal mining heritage. See the impressive winding engine which once took pit men to the coalface and brought…

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Sligo Folk Park

Millview House, Ardkeeran, Riverstown, Sligo, .
Tel: 00 353 71 916 5001.

  • Souvenir Shop

Located in the beautiful village of Riverstown, Co. Sligo, this community based attraction provides a true experience of rural life and Irish heritage…

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Canalside Heritage Centre

Weir Cottages, Canal Side,, Beeston, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG9 1LZ.
Tel: 0115 922 1773 .

  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop

New museum opened 24th June. It is a vibrant hub for visitors to enjoy and explore, with an interpretation centre, as well as blooming gardens and lots…

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Full steam ahead for Gondola on Coniston Water by Paul Harris

Steam Yacht – Gondola

Coniston Pier, Lake Road, Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8AN.
Tel: 01539 432 733.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Part disabled access

The original 'Gondola', a re-built Victorian steam yacht, was first launched in 1859 and now, completely rebuilt by the National Trust, gives passengers…

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Oare Gunpowder Works Country Park

Off Bysing Wood Road, Faversham, Kent, ME13 7UD.
Tel: 03000 422 997.

  • Car Park

Once one of the main gunpowder factories in the South East, the park is one of the best places to discover history of gunpowder manufacturing in a tranquil…

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Bunratty Folk Park

Bunratty, Nr Limerick, Clare, Ireland.
Tel: 00 353 61 360 788.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Set on 26 acres, is a stunning recreation of 19th century Ireland and features various types of farmhouses, a church, a magical walled garden and village…

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Arigna Mining Experience

Arigna, Carrick-on-Shannon, Roscommon, Ireland.
Tel: 00 353 71 96 46466.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The centre was developed to preserve the energy heritage of the Arigna Valley and to ensure that Arigna maintains its link with Energy themes: Past, Present…

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Purbeck Mineral & Mining Museum

Norden Station, Nr Corfe Castle, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5DW.
Tel: 01929 481 461.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Part disabled access

Dedicated to the history of Purbeck Ball Clay mining, the industrial heritage of Purbeck and the Purbeck narrow gauge railways.

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Wight Military & Heritage Museum

Northwood Camp, 490 Newport Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 8QU.
Tel: 01983 632 039.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Part disabled access

The museum holds an interesting mix of tanks, artefacts, other vehicles, small arms and a range of uniforms from the start of the 20th century to the present…

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East Cowes Heritage Centre

No.8 Clarence Road, East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32 6EP.
Tel: 01983 280 310.

  • Part disabled access

Since 1992 it has been the Heritage Centre and tells the history of the town with displays, maps, models and photographs. The last 200 years is portrayed…

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Acorn Bank Watermill

Temple Sowerby, Nr Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 1SP.
Tel: 01768 361 893.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Best known for its comprehensive herb collection and traditional fruit orchards, Acorn Bank is a tranquil haven with a fascinating industrial past. Wander…

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Glencoe Folk Museum

Main Street, Glencoe Village, Highlands, PH49 4HS.
Tel: 01855 811 664.

  • Car Park
  • Souvenir Shop

The museum contains a large variety of artefacts mainly collected locally, of interest to anyone curious about how Glencoe’s people lived in the past.…

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