Welcome to Morwellham

Morwellham is an award-winning attraction which forms part of a World Heritage site, featuring historic port, village, copper mine and railway just four miles west of Tavistock and bordering the beautiful River Tamar.

Discover this lost world with the help of our interactive living history team, a highlight of which is the unique narrow-gauge Mine Railway, travel by train along the banks of the River Tamar before venturing deep underground in the George & Charlotte copper mine, experience the harsh working conditions of Victorian miners.

Try on costumes and look like a Victorian lady gent or child, visit the pottery, animals and historic wooden sailing ketch Garlandstone. Escape the hustle and bustle of 21st century life as you wander through this enchanting village and countryside beyond. Relax recharge and refresh in the Ship Inn; our shop is stocked with a wide range of gifts including iron work and pottery made on site.

If you or your group want a stimulating and entertaining day out, Morwellham is the place to visit.

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June Opening Times 2017

We are open from 10am to 5pm, 7 days a week. For more information about visiting Morwellham, see our Visitor Information page. Click Here...


Purchasing a joint Morwellham Quay and Bicton membership gives you free access to both attractions. Annual Membership lasts for 12 months from date of purchase and brings many benefits, including 5% discount in the gift shop and restaurant. Click Here... 

Morwellham Events

We have a host of activities setout for 2017 from Easter to Christmas you will always find something to see or do Click Here... 


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