Archive for May, 2011

Half Term Holiday Activities

Posted in Uncategorized on May 18, 2011 by geevor

Sunday 29th May – Friday 3rd June

Geevor Talks every day Sun 29th РFri 3rd June

Listen to a 20 min talk on a fascinating aspect of mining history that brings the site to life! No booking required, talks will start at 12.30pm. Free with site admission.


Hand-drilling every day Sun 29th – Fri 3rd June

A chance to have a go at the jobs miners and bal maidens would have done 200 years ago, try hand drilling, hand barrowing and crushing rocks using a bucking iron. Suitable for all ages. All children must be accompanied by a paying adult. No booking required, sessions run between 1.30 – 3.00 pm. Free with site admission.


Monday 30th May


Come and get crafty during our drop-in session between 11am-3pm. No booking required. Free with site admission.