Young Science Ambassadors

We will be joining the national buzz to celebrate British Science Week with a family event exploring ‘The Science of the Pasty’. Read more

Kurt Jackson’s 'Clay Country': A new exhibition at Wheal Martyn

We are delighted to present an exhibition of new work by contemporary artist Kurt Jackson, influenced by his artist residency at a working china clay works in Cornwall. Read more

Cornwall Heritage Award Nominations

Braille pocket watch nominated for 'Object of the Year Award' Read more

Artistic Reactions to the Clay Landscape

Seven contemporary artists showcase artistic reactions to the clay landscape Read more

Get your Cornwall Residents Pass now

Celebrate 200 years of mining at Wheal Martyn with free return visits all year Read more

Celebration of Light and Clay

Wheal Martyn lights up to celebrate china clay mining heritage Read more

October Half Term Creativity!

Our community get creative with lanterns and decorations during half term Read more

Support us with Easyfundraising

You can now support Wheal Martyn at no cost while doing your online shopping! Read more

Singing soars at Whitegold Festival

Three schools perform socgs created with Wheal Martyn at St. Austell Whitegold Festival Read more

CREST Star Award Success

31 learners from St. Austell Home Education Group awarded CREST Star Award Read more

Artist takes up residence

Artist, Carol Weir takes up residence at the “Wheal of Time” Read more

Gorsedh Kernow Young People’s Award

Roche School wins Gorsedh Kernow Young People’s Award with Wheal Martyn Project Read more

Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

Our China Clay History Society volunteers awarded Queens Award for Voluntary Service Read more

Cornwall Heritage Awards

Wheal Martyn wins the Innovation Award in 2019 Read more

Spring planting success

Wheal Martyn host Spring Planting workshop led by Perennial Harvest. Read more

Citizen Curators Present Engineering the Earth

Our Citizen Curators are delighted to present their exhibition ‘Engineering the Earth’. Read more

New tours available for Deaf visitors

British Sign Language (BSL) tours available to help Deaf visitors gain more from their visit Read more

Centenary of English China Clays

Celebrating 100 years since the formation of the company English China Clays Ltd. Read more

Royal Visit to Wheal Martyn

HRH Countess of Wessex visits Wheal Martyn Clay Works on Thursday 7 February 2019 Read more