Friends of the Reinstatement Project.

Threlkeld Quarry & Mining museum.

Sign posted from A66, Threlkeld is four miles East of Keswick on the A66.


Open 10-00 am to 5-00 p.m. every day (incl. Bank Holidays) from March 6th to October 31st.

Museum £2-50 Adults. £1-50 Children.

Mine Experience £3-00 Adults. £1-50 Children.

Please mention the reinstatement project when you go along as they are very supportive.

Mine and Quarry map.

Kelly from Glasgow and Philip Harper from Doncaster on the underground mine tour.

The shed holds all sorts of old mining equipment.


They were re-laying the mine railway in 2001.

The Museum has the largest collection of excavators in the Country.

The Museum building which holds many mining artifacts and an incredible number of very old pictures.

The Workington Transport Heritage Center.

01900-67389 Denise Harper, Secretary.