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Cleveland Ironstone Mining Museum

| Deepdale, Mill Lane, Skinningrove TS13 4AP, England
+44 1287 642877
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a Great insight into the Iron industry

So, our 15yr old son wanted to visit this place, We actually rolled our eyes (another mine to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Diane G
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
Fantastic Tour

This is a must see in the area. The tour guides are superb, very entertaining and well informed the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joy S
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England
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 15:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Deepdale, Mill Lane, Skinningrove TS13 4AP, England
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+44 1287 642877
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So, our 15yr old son wanted to visit this place, We actually rolled our eyes (another mine to visit)!, we arrived and waited 30 mins for the next tour to start, however, the staff where very kind and offered us to tag along onto the...More

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see in the area. The tour guides are superb, very entertaining and well informed the 2 hours flew in. Would highly recommend

Thank Joy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an experience. The staff are great, friendly, knowledgeable and good with explosives!!! 😲😲😉😉😉. There is a carpark and disabled access and the welcome you get once in the shop/reception area is beyond expectations. As for the guided tour expect to learn lots about mining,...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a must for anyone who may have an interest in the history of the local Ironstone mining. We had our own personal tour guides who were very knowledgeable and informative, very enthusiastic and really do make your tour very interesting. There is so...More

Thank Newmarskeman
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We had our own personnel guided tour to ourselves. Nothing was too much trouble considering there was just us. The tour is arranged in 3 sections with a different guide for each section. The guides were interesting, entertaining, amusing and extremely informative.It is in a...More

Thank Carolwardtim
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This an excellent industrial heritage museum set in the disused drift mine. In reality there is not that much to see but the enthusiastic volunteers bring the site to life. You leave with an excellent understanding of the life of the miners and the place...More

Thank JNK65
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Visited in mid-May and had a guided tour to ourselves. The tour is arranged in three sections with a guide to each section. The guides are very knowledgable and have a lot of information on the mine. Our tour got very extended due to the...More

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The guided tour around this Mining Museum was the best part of my week in North Yorkshire. So, so fascinating and learnt so much about how the mining communities lived such a hard and dangerous life. The entrance fee was very reasonable and we were...More

1  Thank Chrispanting_12
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Said numerous times we must visit on 4/5/17 we actually made it. Staff in reception very very helpful as I was there to do a reece to take a group the help I was given was amazing. Our visit was very very good, informative information...More

Thank boydy73
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Visited out of curiosity. Best decision of the week. Absolutely fabulous place. Really interesting with great enthusiastic guides. Very informative and enjoyable. Great for all ages highly recommended. Lovely cafe as well.

Thank Neil Y
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Davey308
15 February 2015|
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Response from ClaHark |
The Tours start from 10 in the morning and don't run at set times, so if you turn up at 1130, they may start the tour off with you or get you to wait ten minutes, until the last tour begins at 330pm. The tours run for 1 1/2... More
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