...Built in 1865, its fascinating history is entwined with the lives of the Cornish tin millers who worked here. As you explore the mill, you’ll be whisked back to the past in this unforgettable heritage site.
Celebrations take place across Cornwall to honour St Piran, one of the most popular patron Saints. Be it an open air play, a singalong in a pub or a procession through a town, just look out for a black and white flag.
As you walk around Redruth there are echoes of its prosperous and important past with many grand commercial buildings lining the streets like the old Mining Exchange where bidding for copper and tin took place, the Victorian theatre and the Coffee Tavern.
There won’t be just one Santa coming to town this year, but a whole sea of them! Cornwall Hospice Care’s annual Santa Fun Run series is back and bigger than ever, with 8 events to choose from county wide.
Santa Fun Runs in Cornwall
Padstow, Falmouth, Truro, Bodmin, Wadebridge, Pool, Newquay, Marazion
A celebration of the famous icon of Cornwall – the Cornish pasty. Encompassing the mining history that is inextricably linked to the meal - and uncovering the magic of Redruth at the heart of Cornish mining.
So you want to find out about the real Cornwall and discover this Cornish Mining World Heritage Site! Get to grips with Cornish mining history at King Edward Mine Museum, with an indoor exhibition and restored machinery and working engines.