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Follow in the footsteps of Cornish miners

We are a family friendly multi-award winning heritage attraction and museum. Metal mining is such an important part of Cornwall's history. Discover all about mining at Geevor Tin Mine on the rugged cliffs of the Tin Coast of West Cornwall, a World Heritage Site and the site of the largest group of undersea mines in the world!

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Do something different! Put your hard hat on and get exploring at Geevor.

Spend your day immersed in the largest preserved mining site in the UK.

A mine brought to life with a real underground experience, poignant areas of the site left unchanged, machinery demonstrations, interactive exhibits, and stories from our tour guides recalling their time working as miners at Geevor.

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Experience what life was like working at Geevor

The Story of Geevor

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On February 16th 1990 Geevor went onto a' Care and Maintenance' programme with only a skeleton staff, and all miners were laid off.

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Be a part of Cornish mining history and help us to keep our heritage and our stories alive.

Bring your whole family to Geevor for a day filled with discovery, exploration and adventure. All set in the remarkable coastal landscape of the Tin Coast, West Cornwall

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Latest News

Posted 20/07/21  |  Events

Crosscut by James Barber

Crosscut is a multisensory, otherworldly experience that immerses the audience in the sights, sounds and atmosphere of the subterranean world of mining.

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Posted 26/05/21  |  News

3D VR Accessibility

Virtual reality tours offer accessibility breakthrough at Cornish World Heritage Site

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