East Pool Mine

Michell's Engine House East Pool Mine

Important notice -

We are now closed for 2018 and re-open on Tuesday19 March 2019. Warm winter wishes from East Pool Mine

Impressive Cornish beam engines and industrial heritage discovery centre

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

What's on 

Upcoming events

Cadburys Easter Egg Hunt

Sat 06 Apr 2019
Can you solve the jigsaw puzzle inspired by the nature surrounding the mighty beam engines? Hunt for the pieces to complete the puzzle and claim your Cadburys prize.

Steam day

Sat 25 May 2019
Take a ride behind a scale traction engine and see the Puffing Devil and Gladiator the showmans traction engine in steam.There will be working steam models on display as well as card model making and dressing up.

Trevithick Tuesday

Tue 28 May 2019
A family day of science, craft and social history based activities.

Heritage Open Day

Sat 14 Sep 2019
Take advantage of this national celebration of heritage by visiting East Pool Mine for free
East Pool Mine


" 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.
East Pool Mine

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at East Pool Mine on the National Trust Collections website