Opening days for KEM from 19th April 2019 to end Sept 2019 are;
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday.
However we may open on other special days (to be announced).
The site is open 10am to 5pm. Last tour 3.30.
The Croust Hut cafe is open all year www.thecrousthut.co.uk "With the car park right outside we will have coffee and fresh cake ready for your visit.'
Visits by organised groups and education organisations can be arranged outside normal times.
All exhibitions and the working mill are accessible by wheelchair users.Suitable footwear should be worn due to the uneven floors and some steep stairs.
Well behaved dogs welcome
Admission Charges to Mining Museum
Under 16s £2
Children under 5 FREE
Party rates available
Concessionary Admissions 2019
Free entry to the following on presentation of appropriate membership cards;
Carn Brea Mining Society *
Friends of King Edward Mine *
Trevithick Society *
Cornish Heritage Volunteers
KEM Gift Aid Donors
* 10% discount for members on items in the Shop
Caravan & Motorhome members - second adult half price with first full-paying adult
In case of Gift Aid Donors and Caravan & Motorhome members, additional proof of identity will be needed (e.g. driving licence).
Your entrance fee helps us to keep our organisation running, powering our machinery and maintaining our grounds.
Parking for the Great Flat Lode trail free, but please note that the car park and toilets are locked at 5pm.
New for 2019:
See a video of our Californian Stamps in action.
This unique part of Cornish mining history will be running on Open Day.
As a volunteer, you could help us conserve more of our mining heritage.
We open for the summer on Good Friday 19th April.
Our first Car Boot is on Saturday April 20th
Family Easter Hunt on 21st April
Annual free Open Day on Sunday 28th April
see News and Events
Croust Hut Cafe is open all year.
Out of School Science Education - see News&Events