Important notice -

Botallack Count House Cafe and car park have reopened - we have limited spaces, so if the car park is full please come back another time. There is no overnight parking or camping permitted at Botallack.

On the wild Tin Coast, the famed Crowns engine houses cling to the foot of the cliffs. Part of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site and Poldark filming location.


What's on

View of the Botallack mines

Gorthwedh: art project 

The evolving art project exploring why the Tin Coast is so special goes on tour. Free screenings of Gorthwedh, the original film poem, are taking place across West Cornwall in 2020. Will you join us?


Things to see and do




Get involved

Mayon Lookout

Join the countryside team in West Cornwall 

Looking to try something new for 2020? Or perhaps looking to give something back or meet some new people and be part of a team? Take a look at the volunteer opportunities available in West Cornwall and get in touch.


Our work

Man with drone

Flying drones at our places 

Drones can be flown above our places only if special permission is given. Click here for information about the National Trust's policy on the use of drones.