China Clay Country Park

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Set in 26 acres of woodland nestling in the historic Ruddle Valley on the outskirts of St Austell, the China Clay Country Park provides a fascinating day out for all the family.The Park, now part of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site, is set in the grounds of two former working China Clay Pits and provides visitors with a fascinating insight into China Clay - how it was mined, what is was used for and what it meant for the families who lived in the area.

TypeOverall vote
Industrial museum:6.4/10
Country park:7.2/10
Popularity rank: #3746
Within:
Cornwall, South West England, England, Great Britain, UK, Europe
Variants:
China Clay, Wheal Martyn China Clay Museum

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The Park is on the B3274, 2 miles north of St Austell situated in the village of Carthew between St Austell and Bugle.

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Opening times(1st February - 30th March):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:0010:00 - 16:00

Opening times(31st March - 30th June):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:00

Opening times(1st July - 30th September):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:00 - 18:0010:00 - 18:0010:00 - 18:0010:00 - 18:0010:00 - 18:0010:00 - 18:0010:00 - 18:00

Prices:
AdultChild (0-5)Child (6-16)OAPFamily (2 adults & 2 Children)Family (2 adults & 4 Children)
£7.50Free£4.50£6.00£20.00£22.50

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Address: China Clay Country Park, Wheal Martyn, Carthew, St Austell, Cornwall, PL26 8XG, UK
Phone: +44 1726 850362

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