Tin Coast

The Tin Coast is Cornwall's oldest new destination. A cultural landscape of World Heritage site status, it is a place defined by Cornish mining.

Places to visit

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Tin Coast

What is the Tin Coast? 

A seven mile stretch of coast with a rich mining history. We are partnering with other local organisations to share the stories of this fascinating World Heritage Site.

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?

Where to visit on the Tin Coast

Go walking on the Tin Coast