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.


Things to see and do


What's on

View of the Botallack mines

Gorthwedh: Contrasts of the Tin Coast  

Set within the Cornish Mining World Heritage site, the National Trust on the Tin Coast will be starting a new Arts Council England funded project this summer called 'Gorthwedh’ meaning 'contrasts of the Tin Coast' which will reflect on the area’s industrial past, social change and it’s meaning to residents and visitors today.




Get involved

Mayon Lookout

Join the countryside team in West Cornwall 

Looking to try something new for 2019? 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.