Creativity flows at Wheal Martyn during October half term

October half term saw a busy week for Wheal Martyn, with a series of creative workshops for the local community. In the lead up to the much anticipated Celebration of Light and Clay on 5 – 7 December, we hosted a series of free activities, giving the community the opportunity to create decorations that will […]

Wheal Martyn clay pits form canvas for light show inspired by local heritage

The gigantic china clay pit at Wheal Martyn will form the canvas for a laser show – the centrepiece of an after-dark event to transform the landscape with light. For three evenings in December, lasers will draw animated illustrations inspired by our collection of objects from the china clay industry. The event will include a […]

Vote for your favourite object!

Are you excited about our Celebration of Light and Clay in December? Which objects would you like to see in the laser light performance? The team here at Wheal Martyn have put together a list of their favourite objects. Click on the poll link here to have your say on which object you would like […]