Our intention is to give an interesting and entertaining introduction to Cornwall's mining and social heritage. The museum and grounds contain Home to many unique exhibits and interpreting the fascinating story of the Cornish miners overseas the museum offers something of interest to people of all ages. The main attraction at Poldark is the mine.
Described as a 'Jewel in the Crown of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site' the mine tour gives a unique insight into working conditions in 18th and early 19th century tin mines and into Cornwall's geology. It is the only complete underground mine open to the public in Cornwall and Devon.
For an overview of the site's history see the quick page links panel.
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