Welcome

To Wheal Martyn, the UK's only China Clay Museum and Country Park

Bringing Cornwall's fascinating billion pound China Clay industry to life!

Jack Clemo: Tragedy and Triumph - Visit Wheal Martyn and discover our current exhibition celebrating the work and life of renowned local poet and writer, Jack Clemo.

Discover how Cornwall's largest mining industry changed the world and the amazing uses of China Clay in our everyday lives today!

Fun, Discover and Adventure for everyone...... even the dog!

26 acres of woodland walks, nature trails, Cornwall's largest waterwheel, Victorian clay works, children's play and much more...

Five Main Reasons Why Museums in Cornwall Matter

Our museums are facing challenging times. Local and national governments are making tough decisions about funding, and we want to show them how much museums matter in Cornwall by celebrating the public support for our wonderful cultural institutions.


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