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Morwellham

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Unique open air museum based on the ‘Greatest Copper Port in Queen Victoria’s Empire’. A tramway ride along the Devon bank of the river Tamar and then on into an historic copper mine with illuminated display of mining techniques is one of the many attractions. Three indoor museums and outdoor exhibits cover a thousand years of history.

Facilities

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Address

Morwellham Quay Nr Tavistock Devon PL19 8JL

  • 01822 832 766
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  • View website

Open days

Daily Mar-Oct 1000-1700, Nov-Feb closes 1600. (Closed Christmas & Boxing Day.)

It is an award-winning attraction which forms part of a World Heritage site, featuring historic port, village, copper mine and railway just four miles west of Tavistock and bordering the beautiful River Tamar.

Events

Sun 17th Jun 2018: Father’s Classic Car Day

Morwellham Quay, Morwellham, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 8JL.
Tel: 01822832766.

10am-5.30pm

Classic Cars / Industrial

Sat 30th Jun - Sun 1st Jul: Beer, Music & Lister Festival

Morwellham Quay, Morwellham, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 8JL.
Tel: 01822832766.

Industrial / Stationary Engines

Sat 20th - Wed 31st Oct 2018: Halloween Week

Morwellham Quay, Morwellham, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 8JL.
Tel: 01822832766.

Visit website for more details and booking. Spooky mine train ride, with witches den and creepy crafts.

Halloween / Industrial / Railways

Sat 1st - Mon 24th Dec 2018: Christmas Special

Morwellham Quay, Morwellham, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 8JL.
Tel: 01822832766.

Book your seat on the mine train to visit Santa in his grotto, each child will recieve a present.  Board the Mine Train to visit Santa's Grotto…

Industrial / Railways / Santa

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