Clay Play Days at Wheal Martyn

Wheal Martyn will see the creation of a formidable army of white clay warriors this August. Visitors to the Museum will be able to join in a free workshop to create a sea of model clay warriors. The workshops are lead by local author Emma Mansfield, as she creates and documents experiences to represent the […]

Wheal Martyn welcomes horses, exploring the Clay Trails!

The clay trails are a fantastic way to explore the heart of Cornwall’s Clay Country and are accessible to walkers cyclists and horses alike.  Now you can even take a break as you enjoy the trails on horseback, by utilising a new feature along the way, in the form of a newly installed horse tie […]

Wheal Martyn Supports Cornish Orchards’ Community Apple Project

Following a very wet and windy summer destroying many apple crops across the Country Wheal Martyn Trust has teamed up with cider, juice and preserves producer Cornish Orchards, to become a part of their Community Apple Project Wheal Martyn will have a collection point on site and will be encouraging locals to donate apples which […]

Volunteering for your Heritage

On Wednesday 13 February Wheal Martyn will be hosting a Volunteer Open Day and Community History Day. The event will showcase the amazing work that the keen team of volunteers do at Wheal Martyn.  You can come along and find out more about the volunteer opportunities, sign up to help out at the museum or […]