The Adventures of Mr Toad comes to Wheal Martyn!

On 22 June the outdoor production ‘The Adventures of Mr Toad’ will be coming to Wheal Martyn! This fantastic performance is a musical in two acts based on ‘The Wind in the Willows’ by Kenneth Grahame, presented by Transitions Theatre Company and Directed by Rob Pudner. Join Mr Toad as he embarks on a number […]

Wheal Martyn Shows the Way

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A delegation of trustees from the Pershore Riverside Trust came to the far South West to look at how St Austell’s successful heritage tourist attraction manages its facilities. Responsible for youth services and outdoor activities in the popular Worcestershire town, the visitors, who included Pershore’s Mayor and a local County Councillor, were keen to understand […]

Successful Heritage Weekend at Wheal Martyn

With a theme ‘from Prehistoric to the Present Day’, a group of local museums from the former Restormel area recently took part in a heritage weekend hosted at Wheal Martyn Museum on 8 and 9 March. Many visitors had come specially to see the exhibitions, with some travelling from as far away as Saltash and […]