Clay Works! Project

Public consultation on the Clay Works! Project at The Hall, Treverbyn. The meetings are on 20th & 27th January 6pm – 8 pm and 23rd January 1-3pm. Currently in its development phase, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, the museums Clay Works! Project will see essential preservation works carried out to the Victorian clay works […]

Pots of Stories – Celebrating Creativity at Wheal Martyn

Wheal Martyn are proudly showing an impressive exhibition of work by school pupils from Roche School, St Dennis School, Cury School and Poltair School.  The Pots of Stories exhibition is the culmination of a project run throughout the autumn term with the participating schools, supported by Arts Council England through its investment in Cornwall Museums […]

Caring for Working Collections: Examples and Practice

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 Caring for Working Collections: Examples and Practice An Industrial Heritage Subject Specialist Network Event The latest Industrial Heritage specialist subject network event for the South West, Caring for Working Collections: Examples and Practice, will be taking place at Wheal Martyn on 25 November. Click here to download the poster Click here to download the programme […]

Reconnect with your heritage at Wheal Martyn this winter

Guided tours for groups at Wheal Martyn Museum, Cornwall. Waterwheel, history learning

Reconnect with your heritage at Wheal Martyn this winter Discounted admission for residents of Cornwall Wheal Martyn wants to inspire and reconnect the people of Cornwall with a significant and important part of their heritage, China Clay mining – which has shaped much of the Cornwall we live in today. As the traditional Tin and […]