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Keigwin, Penzance TR19 7TS, UK

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Cornwall Underground Adventures

St. Just, Tr19 7hs

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Jackson Foundation

Jackson Foundation North Row, St Just, Cornwall, TR19 7LB.

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Tin Coast

The Tin Coast is the area from around Morvah to St Just, in West Penwith, the final rocky peninsula of West Cornwall that thrusts into the Atlantic. It has a distinctive character, defined by the relationship between the rugged beauty of the landscape with its rich mineral, maritime and agricultural heritage. Immerse yourself in the story of the Tin Coast, which is told through its landscape, villages, buildings, archives, objects, stories, and events.

The area is a vibrant place, with thriving traditional shops, cafes, and galleries including a brand new art gallery created by Kurt Jackson who is a celebrated local artist and environmentalist. Pubs full of character tell the history of the Tin Coast in St Just, Botallack, Trewellard, Pendeen, and Zennor.

The plen-an-gwary (‘playing place’ in Cornish medieval communities) in St Just is arguably the oldest working theatre in Britain, standing in the heart of the community for over 600 years. The plen-an-gwary is the centre of the annual Lafrowda festival, and home to The Knut live music venue and community space.

Heritage lovers can explore ruined mines, such as The Crown Mine, that create dramatic landscapes, or visit Geevor Tin Mine and find out about recent mining history. In St Just, the Miner’s Chapel programmes live music and theatre in their unique space.

categories Art


Tue 14th Apr, 2020 — Mon 20th Jul, 2020

Digital & Online Events, St Just and Land’s End

  £ — £

categories Art, Community, Festivals

Kurt Jackson – Glastonbury Festival in association with Greenpeace. 

Tue 19th May, 2020 — Sat 15th Aug, 2020

Jackson Foundation, St Just and Land’s End

  £0 — £0

categories Active, Cornish & Heritage

Cornwall Underground Adventures

Thu 12th Mar, 2020 — Thu 31st Dec, 2020

Mine X (Details given upon booking), St Just and Land’s End

  £50 — £50