Creative Community Tiles Fundraiser

We are launching a new initiative enabling our local community and visitors to leave their lasting creative touch on our special museum. We are inviting anyone visiting Wheal Martyn to decorate a ceramic tile with their own design and in January 2020 all the tiles will be used to decorate a wall, creating a permanent […]

A new series of Land Rover Clay Tours

Take an exciting 4×4 tour and see behind the scenes of the modern clay industry. Follow the journey of clay, from extraction to export, in this billion pound industry. From the mining process and mixing of the grades of clay to the drying and transporting, it’s well worth the trip! Dates available: Easter Wednesday 10th April […]

A Royal Visit to Wheal Martyn Clay Works

Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex visited Wheal Martyn Clay Works on Thursday 7 February, where the team were delighted to showcase the heritage of Cornwall’s largest mining industry and the work the charity (Wheal Martyn Trust) is doing today to provide opportunities for its communities to be inspired, learn and celebrate their heritage. […]

St Piran’s Day Celebrations

Join us on Saturday 9 March, 10am – 4pm, to celebrate all things Cornish! Entry is £2.00 per person, or £7.50 including a Crib Stack Tea. Take part in our competitions below to win a cream tea for two! MAKE IT –  Show off your creative skills in needlework, patchwork, knitting, card making or whatever […]