wheal martyn museum, woodland and nature walks and trails

Days out in Cornwall for the whole family and the dog!

Whether you are looking for a day out in Cornwall with the family, a visit filled with discovery and adventure, Wheal Martyn Museum offers an experience packed with enjoyment and infused with history.

Experience the World’s only attraction celebrating Cornwall’s internationally important china clay mining industry, set within a family friendly country park. This unique and special place tells the story of Cornwall’s largest mining industry, an industry still alive today, and in the shadows of Cornwall’s iconic ‘white pyramids’. The museum is set within 26 acres of wonderful woodland and a beautifully preserved Victorian china clay works. Bring the whole family to Wheal Martyn, days out in Cornwall with the kids are full of fun and adventure at the indoor and outdoor museum. Learn about the important history of the mining industry and discover things to do in Cornwall throughout the year.