About Geevor Tin Mine
Follow in the footsteps of Cornish miners.
The stunning coastline around Pendeen was once at the heart of the Cornish tin and copper mining industry.
Visit a real mine and learn what life was like for a Cornish miner.
Put your hard hat on and:
* Explore the mine.
* Discover how the rock was mined and brought up Victory Shaft from 600 metres below the ground.
* Get interactive in our Hard Rock Museum.
* Go underground into 18th century Wheal Mexico Mine.
* Relax and enjoy the fantastic coastal scenery. The South West Coast Path passes through Geevor.
We are a hands-on site and offer many many activities throughout the year especially during school holidays that are FREE with site entry. Have a go at panning for 'gold' and gems and take home what you find for FREE!
In 2019 Geevor was again awarded the Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor making 5 years in a row that we have achieved this accolade and qualifying us for the coveted Hall of Fame!
There is FREE all day car parking for our visitors.
There is also FREE entry to the Mine Shop that stocks a huge variety of Cornish items, and the Count House Cafe that serves delicious home-cooked food, including our world-famous pasties!
'Favourite Day Out in Cornwall' Jonathan C
'Great Family Destination' Lee B Worksop
'Best Day Out Ever' Jenny S Bristol
Attraction details add to itinerary
Winter opening hours: Geevor is open from 9:00am to 4.00pm. The last entry is at 3pm.
Please note that Geevor is closed every Saturday.
Museum only: £12.95
Children & Students: £9.00
Child under 4: FREE
Family Ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children): £49.75
Be a GIFT AID visitor at no extra cost to you and receive a year's pass to visit us again and again!
Group Discounts (for 10 people or more): 10%
There are regular bus services (number A17) from Penzance Railway and Bus Stations to Pendeen/ St. Just.
Present your bus ticket at Geevor and get a 10% discount on your entry.
For bus times tel: 08706 082608.
Information & Contact
Geevor Tin Mine, Pendeen,
Tel: 01736 788662
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