Botallack

Important notice -

Botallack cafe and toilets will be closed on Saturday 15th February due to gale force winds.

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.

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What's on

Upcoming events

Tree planting at Kenidjack

Sat 07 Mar 2020
10:00-15:00
Join us to plant 400 native trees at Kenidjack.

Gorthwedh film screening at Geevor Tin Mine

Fri 13 Mar 2020
13:30-14:30
Another chance to see Cornish artist Callum Mitchell’s original film Gorthwedh as it goes on tour.

Gorthwedh film screening at Wheal Drea

Sun 22 Mar 2020
18:00-19:00
Another chance to see Cornish artist Callum Mitchell’s original film Gorthwedh as it goes on tour.

National Trust and Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Sat 28 Mar 2020
11:00-16:00
Discover more about the wildlife and plants of the wild cliffs of Botallack. Learn about the Cornish chough who may have a chocolate treat for those who join the Easter trail.

Gorthwedh film screening at St Just Miner's Chapel

Sat 18 Apr 2020
19:30-20:30
Another chance to see Cornish artist Callum Mitchell’s original film Gorthwedh as it goes on tour.
View of the Botallack mines

Gorthwedh: art project 

An evolving art project in Cornwall: Gorthwedh considers why the Tin Coast is so special, through film, architectural installation, screenings and discussion. Will you join us?

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Things to see and do

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History

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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.

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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.