Archive for November, 2012

An evening of Christmas Cheer at Geevor on 20th December

Posted in Uncategorized on November 16, 2012 by geevor

On Thursday the 20th of December, Geevor Tin Mine will be holding it’s community Christmas event at 7pm in The Hard Rock Museum. Pendeen Silver Band will be performing and Father Christmas will be present and handing out presents to Children. This free event is open to all who enjoy a bit of festive cheer. See you there!

Christmas Ornament Workshops at Geevor

Posted in Uncategorized on November 14, 2012 by geevor

           Over the Sundays on the lead up to Christmas, Geevor will be running Christmas Ornament Workshops

Sunday 25th             November 10am-12 noon
Sunday 25th             November 1.30pm-3.30pm
Sunday 9th December 10am-12 noon
Sunday 9th December 1.30pm-3.30pm
Sunday 16th             December 10am-12 noon
Sunday 16th             December 1.30pm-3.30pm

£5 per person for workshop only.

£12.95 workshop + main site entrance.

£8.50 Visitors accompanying workshop participants main site entrance.

Senior Citizen £5 per person for workshop only

£11.50 workshop + main site entrance

Senior Citizens accompanying workshop participants £7.00 main s

Children (4-16) &  Students (16+) £5 per person workshop only

£9.00 workshop + main site entry

Children & students accompanying workshop participants £4.50 main site entrance.

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Festive Thursdays 6th, 13th & 20th December 2012

Posted in Uncategorized on November 14, 2012 by geevor

On the three Thursdays in the run up to Christmas,Geevor is holding ‘Festive Thursdays’.

Visitors to Geevor will be able to take a guided surface tour for the heavily discounted price of £4. Relax and take in the stunning views from the award winning Count House Café while enjoying a free mince pie and finish off the day with some Christmas shopping in the Mine Shop with everything discounted by 10%

For more details please contact Geevor on 01736 788662 or email us on


Geevor family history evening on 26.11.12

Posted in Uncategorized on November 14, 2012 by geevor

The Cornwall Records Office and Cornwall Studies Library are teaming up with Geevor for a family history event. Come to Geevor and find out how we can help you research your family history.

Held At 7pm in the Hard Rock Museum  on Monday 26th November.

£3 per person.

Booking advisable. Please call 01736 788662 for more information.


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Multi Award Winning Geevor

Posted in Uncategorized on November 14, 2012 by geevor

Last week we won another trophy to go in the trophy cabinet. We won the Silver trophy in the Cornwall Tourism Awards Small Visitor Attraction of the year for 2012.

This nestles in nicely alongside some of our other awards which include:

  • SW England’s Tourism Excellence Awards for Small Visitor Attraction of the Year
  • National Science and engineering week winner of the best engineering event
  • Heritage Education Trust’s Sandford Award for Heritage Education
  • The Council for Learning Outside the Classroom’s Quality Badge

I better go and buy some polish.