Morwellham Quay- Historic Port and Copper Mine, Morwellham
(2.6/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web)
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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  • I visited the quay two years ago with my grandchildren, it was Halloween week and we thoroughly enjoyed all the activities. We came back last week and were very disappointed with missing out on activi...  more »
  • We took our 6year old history loving boy and he had a great time. The Halloween activities were great for kids and our little boy didn't want to leave. The staff were all knowledgeable and friendly to...  more »
  • This place just doesn't have enough to do. There are so many pretty places in Devon to see for free. We visited during the 'Halloween' weekend. Which consisted of a few tacky decorations. Information ...  more »