East Pool Mine

Michell's Engine House East Pool Mine

Impressive Cornish beam engines and industrial heritage discovery centre

East Pool Mine

Things to see and do

" Our mining culture shaped your world."
- Cornish Mining World Heritage Site
East Pool Mine

What's on 

Upcoming events

Trevithick Tuesdays

Tue 04 Apr 2017
11:00-16:00
Join us for a day of fun, hands-on science-based activities to find out more about the science behind the great steam-powered pumping and winding engines here at East Pool Mine.

Cadbury Easter Egg Trails

Fri 14 Apr 2017
10:30-16:30
Complete our fun Easter trail to win a Cadbury chocolate treat!

Mine Buildings of Cornwall

Thu 27 Apr 2017
19:00-21:00
Join mining expert Kingsley Rickard for a fascinating talk on the mine buildings of Cornwall
East Pool Mine

History

" Well Cornish lads are fishermen, and Cornish lads are miners too, but when the fish and tin are gone, what are the Cornish boys to do?"
- Roger Bryant, traditional Cornish songwriter.