Morwellham Quay- Historic Port and Copper Mine, Morwellham

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Visit the interactive open-air museum and restored 19th-century village at Morwellham Quay- Historic Port and Copper Mine. Take a trip back in time through living history demonstrations, revealing the skills and crafts of the workers living in this historic river port. Watch the daily craft demonstrations, which include pottery-making, metalworking, and traditional rope-making and coopering (cask making). Order bespoke pottery or metalwork, or purchase crafts directly from the shop. A 45-minute train ride takes you along the River Tamar and down into the Victorian copper mine. Inside the mine, spot copper ore and a working waterwheel. Book tickets online for discounts. Plan your visit to Morwellham Quay- Historic Port and Copper Mine and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Morwellham vacation trip planner.
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  • The last time I visited Morwellham was over 25 years ago and as I was in the area I would visit again to bring back memories. I was greeted by a lady who worked at the site who politely told me where ...  more »
  • The more you get involved, the more you will get out of the day. There are limits to the numbers that can be involved on some of the activities so some parental/adult planning advised. We last went th...  more »
  • I am local to Morwellham quay and have been here on a number of occasions throughout the years. I recently walked along the tamar trail with my dog and sat down for a rest here, a young lady came out ...  more »