Opening Times for 2018 Season

We shall be open from 30th March 2018 to 30th September 2018 Tour Times 2018 Mine/Cottages Full Tours 1125hrs – 1225hrs, 1225hrs – 1330hrs, 1400hrs – 1500hrs, 1500hrs – 1600hrs Mine only Tours...

Gold Panning Courses 2018

The 2018 dates for our 5 hour gold panning courses are:- 21st April May – no course 23rd June 21st July 18sth August 15th September 13th October Please contact us on info@leadminingmuseum.co.uk for...

Gold Panning Courses 2018

Our 5 Hour Gold Panning Courses will be running this year from late April through to late October. The dates are to be confirmed but we hope to have them soon and they...

Santa in Lochnell Mine

SATURDAY 2 AND SUNDAY 3 DECEMBER 2017 Come and join us at the Museum of Lead Mining for some festive fun between 1000hrs and 1600hrs.  Book online. Visit Lochnell, a real lead mine,...

Wanlockhead Coat of Arms

Upper Nithsdale Regeneration Programme The Upper Nithsdale Regeneration Programme includes a funding allocation to develop new gateway signage in Upper Nithsdale at K&K , Sanquhar and Wanlockhead, to celebrate the heritage and raise...

Closed for the Season

We are closed for the Season and we would like to thank all our visitors, staff and volunteers who made 2017 such a successful season. GOLD PANNING LICENCES We are still issuing gold...