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Botallack Mine: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed yesterday

We were really lucky to have a beautiful day of weather in October to visit this stunning location. Being first time visitors and unsure of which direction to head we went to the cafe/visitor centre where a delightful lady gave us all the information we...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ScfamilyAberdeen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting and beautiful scenery. Free car park. Lovely cafe and gift shop. Dog friendly. The site was used for filming the mining scenes in the Poldark TV series . Lovely walks along the cliffs.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank andreaat62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such an interesting place, seeing how those brave men worked 2 miles out under the sea and the views are breathtaking

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Mark G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Botallack Mine last month, during some quite stormy weather. However, this only added to the atmosphere on the Cornish coastline, really accentuating the hardship that miners must have endured mining copper/tin from below the sea. The ruins on the coast are spectacular, and only...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ultratorq
Reviewed October 9, 2019 via mobile

On the wild Tin Coast, the famed Crowns engine houses cling to the foot of the cliffs in a landscape transformed by its industrial past. Part of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site, another example of an excellent National Trust site.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank richardhZ6133XK
Reviewed September 22, 2019

My most favourite place in the whole world. The Cornish coastline is stunning and with the mine buildings set among the cliffs, it is just amazing. I love to just sit there and drink the atmosphere up. There is a little National Trust cafe by...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Lyndyloo5
Reviewed September 13, 2019

We visited on a clear day and the views along the cliffs were amazing. Lots of old mines to see and a reasonably easy walk down to the Crowns. Lovely walks with breathtaking views in an historic area. Parking £1 an hour unless NT members

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank BrentJ512
Reviewed September 6, 2019

A must vist place if you like poldark, as this was used in series. Lots of old mining works to be found in this area .Also wonderful views of the coast with parking at a National trust carpark which has a small cafe by it.Lovely...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank bvenn
Reviewed September 4, 2019

what a great place with so much history and views, its a must visit place, national trust members can park car for free, all other ones have to pay few pounds

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Andy B
Reviewed August 31, 2019 via mobile

Now that the National Trust has taken over this site it has refreshments and parking available, information, and of course the Trust always carries out improvements. It is an amazing place to be; you can feel the history and a walk down to the Crowns...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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October 13, 2019|
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Response from bvenn | Reviewed this property |
Yes open 24/7.But for more info check out the national trust site.If visiting this area check out levent mine and cape cornwall,both national trust places
Leonard P
July 5, 2018|
Response from Roger E | Reviewed this property |
I am not going to be in this area in July & August so cannot join in. However I would urge anyone with the opportunity to join the tour for I am sure it will be most interesting..