East Pool Mine

Michell's Engine House 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

Trevithick Tuesday

Tue 27 Aug 2019
A family day of science and activities

Summer of Sport

Thu 29 Aug 2019
Remember School Sports day?

Heritage Open Day

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

Chimney Walk

Fri 20 Sep 2019
Ever wondered what the chimneys in the landscape are? Then why not join one of our expert guides on a fascinating walk of the local area. Lunch is included in the form of a traditional Cornish pasty and a refreshment.
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