Join photographer Nick Hodgson for a conversation surrounding his exhibition Free Mines Coal Faces currently on display in the Café and Shop ramp area of the National Coal Mining Museum.

Hear all about the inspiration behind capturing the project and discover stories from the freemining community. There will be an opportunity to ask questions and purchase Nick’s accompanying book.

One of the freeminers that Nick Hodgson has photographed as part of his exhibition, Phil Schwarz, will be in attendance for this talk.

Free, pre-booking advised. Suitable for ages 16+.

Venue opening hours

Monday : Closed

Tuesday : Closed

Wednesday : 9:45 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday : 9:45 am - 5:00 pm

Friday : 9:45 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday : 9:45 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday : 9:45 am - 5:00 pm

    Access facilities

  • Accessible Car Parking
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Assistance Dogs Welcome
  • Dementia Friendly
  • Guide Dogs Welcome
  • Relaxed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Venue Details

Find us at

New Road, Wakefield, WF4 4RH