Geevor Tin Mine
tel: 01736 788662
fax: 01736 786059
Come and visit Geevor the largest preserved mine site in the country, the key centre within the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site!
Much of what we have to offer is under cover!
Explore the Hard Rock museum with its interactive displays, mineral gallery, artefacts and oral histories. Watch the Geevor film in our cinema and see our latest exhibition ‘Plans and Sections – Mapping Geevor’s Underground’ in our exhibition gallery.
Enter the Dry and experience the atmosphere of the change room left almost as it was when the last miners came to surface in 1990.
Walk down through the surface processing plant and see the machinery that separates the tin from waste rock.
Arriving on the Tin floors you will be taken through ancient workings discovered underneath the surface,
On the way up from the mine make sure you visit the Holman collection and imerse yourself in artifacts and recreations from a bygone age.
Start or end your visit by sampling the homemade fare in the warm comfort of the Count House Cafe.
The Shop has an extensive range of souvenirs of your visit to Geevor from minerals to jewellery, books to tankards, prints to miners’ safety lamps and much more, with many items Made in Cornwall!
Rising majestically, the relics of former mining can be seen amidst the stunning cliff top scenery just a short walk away from Poldark's Wheal Leisure!
Whatever the weather there is so much to see and do at world famous Geevor Tin Mine
A Multi award-winning attraction!