Locate attractions to visit including theme amusement parks, adventure parks, arts, crafts, picture galleries, cultural attractions and castles, living history attractions, ancient monuments, houses and gardens and museums to visit throughout the
whole of the South West.
Minehead Somerset. Tel 01643 704996 We have up to 14
departures each day during the summer giving you ample time and opportunity to
enjoy the fabulous West Somerset Railway at its best. With 10 stations to
explore on route to Minehead the rover ticket is the best ticket option allowing you unlimited travel
on the day of travel.
Tavistock Devon. Tel 01822 832766 An award-winning world
heritage site, featuring historic port, copper mine, working Victorian farm,
railway, heavy horses and museums of costume and mining. Travel by train along
the banks of the River Tamar venturing deep underground in the George and
Charlotte copper mine.
Penzance Cornwall. Tel 01736 788662 One of the largest
preserved mining sites in the country set in 67 acres. Our outstanding museum
collections and listed buildings tell the story of Cornwall's industrial mining
past. With so much to see: The underground tour, hard rock museum or take a look
down victory shaft or go mineral panning.
St Austell Cornwall. Tel 01726 850362 Discover the historic
buildings and items associated with the China clay industry and the amazing uses
of China Clay in our everyday lives today! See Cornwall's largest waterwheel,
Victorian clay works, machinery and vintage vehicles to social history objects,
tools, minerals and framed art works.
Camborne Cornwall. Tel 01209 614681 Visit the oldest Cornish
tin mill. Restored to working condition, the mill continues to
demonstrate to visitors and schools how mined ore is treated to produce the
finished tin concentrate. The site is full of history and has a real atmosphere.
Most of the site is covered so would suit a rainy day.