King Edward Mine Museum

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TR14 9HW

The award-winning King Edward Mine Museum specialises in the mining history of Cornwall. It tells the remarkable story of how this mine has survived almost unaltered for over 100 years.

Further information

Opening Hours:

See website for summer opening times. Closed: October to end April each year


Adults: £5.00 Children: £1.00 Children under 5 are free

Travel directions:

King Edward Mine Museum is 1½ mile from Camborne Station, Cornwall, TR14 9DP. For SatNav purposes, the postcode plus any number in the 50-64 range for the number in the street will direct you to the row of cottages opposite the junction with Newton Moor. The museum can also be reached by taking the Camborne/Pool exit off the A30 and following the brown signs to Troon (National Grid Reference 6645 3890).

Upcoming events:

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Facilities and services


  • Toilets
  • Education facilities available
  • Meeting room available
  • Parking for coaches
  • Parking for disabled available
  • Refreshments
  • Shop

Facilities information:

King Edward Mine Museum is undercover and is a wet weather attraction.


  • Adult lectures and courses held
  • Brochure or leaflet available with directions to museum
  • Events and resources for children and families
  • Guided tours
  • Pre-booking service for groups
  • Primary school education service available

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