Attractions in Porthtowan
Base Camp at Gwelan Mor / Portreath
Base Camp offers hours of indoor fun for all ages. There is over 2,000 square feet of soft play along with West Cornwall's only "Clip'n'Climb" climbing wall. Free wifi in the Cafe which serves a range of drinks, snacks and light meals.
Blue Hills Tin Streams / St Agnes
Tour of tin streams with the opportunity to see the processing of the mineral to finished articles.
Tin giftware and jewellery cast on site.
Bombadingas & Skullduggery - Laser Tag and Soft Play / Camborne Redruth
Bombadingas & Skullduggery has something for all ages, whatever the weather. For toddlers up there is a reasonably sized soft play area featuring all the usual slides, ball pools and climbing frames. There is also a slight twist in the form...
Burncoose Nurseries and Gardens / Redruth
30 acre woodland garden and attached nursery. Owned by the Caerhays estate from where many of the trees and shrubs came.
Cornish Mines and Engines / Redruth
Cornish Mines and Engines is an engine house and collection of beam engines and other industrial artefacts owned by the National Trust
Cornwall Gold / Portreath
An all weather family attraction, where visitors can watch the experts produce exquisite pieces of hand crafted jewellery
Heartlands / Redruth
Redeveloped 19 acre site of one of Cornwall's most active and long running mines. Heartlands both celebrates the areas mining heritage with in situ exhibits and moves on, with landscaped gardens and an excellent adventure playground
Jump4 / Camborne Redruth
The Jump4 Trampoline Park is an ideal rainy day attraction for all ages. Consisting of six different jumping areas there is more on offer than just bouncing. The main Freestyle Jump area consists of 66 inter-connecting trampolines, but to make...
Kennall Vale / Penryn
Kennall Vale is a beautiful woodland with fascinating remnants of its industrial past as a gunpowder factory. Located between Redruth and Penryn, now a nature reserve, the woods around the River Kennall are dotted with old granite ruins.
King Edward Mine Museum / Camborne
King Edward Mine Museum specialises in the mining history of Cornwall. Visitors are shown live demonstrations of tin processing. The mine is featured on BBC2's Edwardian Farm.