Threlkeld Quarry & Mining Museum

Threlkeld Quarry Museum

Railway operating with steam and diesel locomotives.

Comprehensive museum on mining and quarrying in the Lake District.

The largest collection of Vintage Excavators in Europe.

Mineral panning.

A 45 minute Underground Experience

Open Daily: 10am – 5pm

Easter to October Half Term

New Volunteers Welcome!

Contact us on 017687 79747 or visit