Our Great ‘Kettle Kids’ Day Out
In the midst of this wonderful heatwave we took a turn away from the beach for a change of scene
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Wheal Martyn Kettle Kids and Summer Activities
Discover the story of the Wheal Martyn Kettle Kid this summer with a new children’s trail, dressing up and fun-packed
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Bugle Silver Band
Bugle Silver Band is believed to have been formed at Gracca in 1868. Gracca was a small hamlet of about
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Clay Mining and the Famous Cornish Pasty
Here at Wheal Martyn one of the most favoured places for people to visit on site is our crib hut,
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Winter Fun at Wheal Martyn
At a loose end in Cornwall this winter? Don’t be – there are indoor and outdoor adventures to be had
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Half Term Family Fun at Wheal Martyn
Looking for things to do to keep the kids entertained this February Half Term? We’ve got it covered. At Wheal
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16 Reasons to Get your Residents’ Pass for Wheal Martyn
Whether you want to learn about Cornwall’s china clay mining industry, explore the woodland walks and trails, visit the Discovery
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The Butter Market at Helston Museum
Collections Management Support
Collections Management Support for Museums in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly As part of my role as Collections Coordinator
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Three Days at Kew Gardens
External Partnerships – Three Days at Kew Gardens: Wheal Martyn is partner in a project called ‘Heritage Futures’, an international
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Discover Cornwall’s Clay Works – not your average museum!
Wheal Martyn is set in 26 acres of woodland, two Victorian clay works and surrounded by Cornwall’s iconic ‘white pyramids’.
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If something you have read strikes a chord, sounds familiar or has prompted you to want to find out more about tackling a challenge in your own collection please do get in touch – I can be contacted on jmoore@wheal-martyn.com or call 01726 850362 or simply reply to my blog.

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