Snibston Beam Engines in Action event

9 May 2015

Snibston Discovery Museum and Century Theatre, Ashby Road, Coalville, LE67 3LN

The Engineering and Extractive Industries Galleries celebrate the Midlands’ rich industrial past and the key technologies that have shaped our lives.

Visitors can see the steam powered beam engines in action at the following times

Gimson horizontal engine: 11:15 am to 12:00 pm; and 2 pm to 2.30 pm.

Gimson Beam Engine: 12.20 pm to -12.50 pm; and 2.45 pm to 3.30 pm.

Bellis & Morcom compound engine: 12:50 pm tp 1 pm; and 3.30 pm to 3.50 pm.

For further information contact the Museum by email on or telephone on 01530 278444.