Learning at Washington 'F' Pit

Learning at Washington 'F' Pit

Your students can enjoy a fulfilling, fun and educational experience at our museum.

Local Study – Coal Mining History at Washington F Pit

(£75 for a 2 hour session KS2)

Washington F Pit is open for 10 half day school sessions with museum learning staff from April to October 2018. Book a session to explore the coal mining history of Washington with real documents and artefacts to explore. Sessions can be tailored to your topic and curriculum needs and will focus on enquiry skills. To find out more or to make a booking please contact the Public Engagement & Learning Team at museumlearning@sunderland.gov.uk

Did you know?

L.S. Lowry spent his holidays in Sunderland at Seaburn, painting scenes of the coast, port and coal mines. The city is the home to one of the best collections of L.S. Lowry paintings in England.

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