Archive for October, 2011

Half term holidays are activity packed at Geevor

Posted in Uncategorized on October 12, 2011 by geevor

Geevor Talks every day Sun 23rd – Fri 28th Oct

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 23rd – Fri 28th Oct

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 1.30-3pm. Free with site admission.


Geevor’s Big Draw!

Each weekday Mon 24th – Fri 28th Oct

Come and get crafty during our daily drop-in art activities between 1pm-3pm, in Geevor’s Ball Mill. Part of the national Campaign for Drawing which is celebrated throughout October. No booking required. Free with site admission.