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Best Caves and Mines In Penzance, Cornwall

We've rounded up the best caves and mines in Penzance in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 3 Penzance caves and mines to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the caves and mines we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

Geevor Tin Mine

  • Penzance
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Interactive learning awaits at Geevor Tin Mine with hands on exhibits in the Hard Rock Museum, gold and gem panning for kids, and a trip underground!...

Poldark Mine & Rural Open Air Museum1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Helston
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Poldark Tin Mine - located in the picturesque Wendron Valley, is one of Cornwall's most important heritage sites, and contains what are believed to b...

Carnglaze Caverns

  • Liskeard
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Dig deep on a self-guided tour of Carnglaze Caverns - home to the history of the mining industry, faeries and a subterranean lake. There’s no turning...

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