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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  • We visited Morwellham Quay in October and it's clearly not the time of year to go. The village was very quiet and a lot of the side attractions were closed. We did attend the Guide's talk, which we ha...  more »
  • A first time visit with a party consisting of four adults and three children, ages 12, 9 and 7. The children took part in many of the activities on offer including rope making, the school, child labou...  more »
  • Always wanted to visit Morwellan quay and was not disappointed. Took my two grandchildren 8years and 4 years old. They really loved everything especially father Christmas in the mine,the train journey...  more »