Opening hours: 7 days a week, 10am - 4pm. Free to enter.

Our gift shop stocks a fantastic range of unique and quirky gifts and cards, as well as local foods, beers, wines and gins. The shop is free to enter and we offer free parking, so why not pop in to see what lovely gifts you can find?


Here are just some of our local suppliers:

GiftsCushions in the shop

  • Farmhouse Jewellery Ltd – lovely silver bangles, earrings and necklaces
  • Jo Thomas Jewellery – silver plated painted jewellery
  • St. Justin, St. Just – pewter jewellery
  • Baileys Pewter, Bodmin – pewter jewellery and gifts
  • Ashortwalk – award winning, pioneering eco-friendly products
  • Trevorry Ceramics – individual hand thrown porcelain and raku fired pieces and engine houses
  • Fosspots – tea light holders made using china clay from the Wheal Martyn claypit
  • Lorna Whiles, Lostwithiel – Cornish tea towels
  • Stuart Thorn – Local artist

 Food and drink

  • Alice Bees – local honey
  • Cornish Larder – jams and chutneys incorporating local gins and alesGift food at Wheal Martyn
  • Cornish Sea Salt – individual and mixed tubs
  • Simply Cornish – shortbread, fairings and more
  • Buttermilk, Wadebridge – fudge and toffee
  • Kernow Chocolate – chocolate
  • Cornish Smugglers – tea and coffee
  • Aval Dor – world award winning vodkas
  • On The Rocks Gin – original and flavoured gins
  • Cornish Moorland Wines – red, white, rose and mead

As well as our Cornish suppliers, we also try where possible to purchase sustainable gifts from suppliers within the UK including Weaver Green (rugs, throws and cushions made from recycled plastic bottles), Earth Squared (bags,) Alex Clarke (greetings cards,) Tatty (cards) and Classic Canes, to name but a few.

Books at Wheal Martyn


We stock a great range of books including:

  • Local interest books
  • Specialist clay industry titles
  • Cornish mining heritage
  • A selection of Cornish novels
  • A range of children’s books