Ride the Mine Train to explore the Copper Mine
The George & Charlotte Copper Mine is the
only open copper mine in Britain and made accessible to visitors by a riverside
The train ride takes approximately 35 minutes and provides an insight to how the George and Charlotte mine operated in the 18th and 19th centuries. Visitors are taken deep underground on the train and the story of hard rock mining is told amidst an historical and authentic backdrop. The ride also extends to a return trip along the upper banks of the River Tamar.
Tickets for this unique copper mine train ride can be pre-booked online by Members or in addition to a Day Visitor Ticket , both offering an 10% online booking discount.