NORTH EAST INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE

Kilhope - North of England Lead Mining Museum         Nr Cowshill            www.durham.gov.uk/killhope
Killhope is an award winning, Family Friendly, 'Quality Assured Visitor Attraction' where visitors discover the lives of Lead Mining families. Park Level mine is a real adventure. Equipped with hardhat, lamp and wellies you are guided down the original tunnel. On the surface, work as a washer boy and find your own lead ore. See the North of England's largest working water wheel. Quiet Woodland Walks, Exhibitions, Shop and Cafe enhance you memorable day out.
Directions: Situated between Stanhope and Alson on the A689, the heart of the North Pennines ANOB.
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UK Tourist Attractions 2008