The Wheal Martyn Family Fun Day is coming up!

On Sunday 28th April, 11.00am – 4.00pm, enjoy a day full of family fun activities in the woodlands and historic clay works at Wheal Martyn. The atmospheric grounds will be brought to life with an array of activities, food, fun and festivities, all celebrating ceramics and potteries. Get creative and play with clay, or try […]

Wheal Martyn Clay Works offers Heritage Building Skills Training

Wheal Martyn Clay Works are offering practical training in skills used in the preservation and maintenance of historic buildings.  There are currently two-day courses on offer in lime mortaring and carpentry; the Carpentry and Joinery course will be delivered at Cornwall College, St. Austell campus on 17 – 18 April 2019, while the Lime Mortaring […]

Record number of visitors at Wheal Martyn

Over February half term this year we enjoyed welcoming the highest February visitor numbers for almost 10 years. This was down to the popularity of our programme of events and activities for children. Sue Ford, Museum Manager said, ‘We are delighted to have welcomed so many people to Wheal Martyn this half term. Visitors told […]