A great day out for all the family is guaranteed in 2018 at the National Mining Museum! Celebrating the Year of Young People, the five star, award winning visitor attraction put on a great programme of activities and events for Mining the Past, Facing the Future. Creating their first ever youth panel, young people are the voice of the museum, planning and organising their very own exciting exhibition and event for young and young at heart audiences. Other highlights include The Story of Coal - a time travelling tour by young people, for young people and a Junior Brass Band Competition, showcasing young talent from across Scotland.
Following a Co-Design approach, young people are a driving force in shaping, developing and implementing all events for the Year of Young People 2018.