Wheal Martyn May Half Term Activities

This May half term, Wheal Martyn are celebrating bands and choirs! Come along and get involved in a variety of activities throughout the week. Come along on Monday 27 and Wednesday 29 May to design a Clay Country Band’s medal! Competitions including the West of England Band festival held at Bugle since 1912 are still […]

Success at the Cornwall Heritage Awards 2019

Wheal Martyn are delighted to announce that they have won the Innovation Award in the 2019 Cornwall Heritage Awards. The awards, which are organised by Cornwall Museums Partnership and South West Museums Development Programme, were this year hosted by BBC Radio Cornwall, on Thursday 21 March 2019 at Trenderway Farm, near Looe. The museum won […]

Celebrating Hey Clay! in May

The Crafts Council’s Hey Clay! weekend is a national celebration of clay, giving everyone the chance to unleash their inner potter and have some fun. On Saturday 18th May, we are offering a free clay workshop event for all the community in partnership with St Austell Whitegold Festival. Wheal Martyn and Whitegold Festival 2019 are […]

Spring planting success at Wheal Martyn

What do Gordon Ramsay, Cinderella, The Gruffalo and The Gingerbread Man have in common?  They all put in an appearance at Wheal Martyn on Saturday 30th March at the free Spring Planting workshop! Preparing for the Cornwall Garden Society 2019 Spring Flower Show, Wheal Martyn hosted a Spring Planting workshop led by Perennial Harvest.  Families […]