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

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?

Where to visit on the Tin Coast

Go walking on the Tin Coast