Admissions and Opening Times


Opening times


Monday to Sunday 10am to 4pm

(10am -5pm during Easter Holidays, Summer Holidays and October School Holidays)

Admission is free and there's no need to book online.

There is a small charge for the mine, tram and other voluntary activities


Admission is FREE!

Car parking


Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life

The museum's nationally significant collection covers the main heavy industries of Scotland, with an emphasis on iron, steel, coal and engineering. Objects range from tools, machinery, equipment and work wear to locomotives, trams, a colliery winding engine, as well as social history items relating to the communities that depended on these industries.