Links to our partner organisations in Cornwall

Cornwall Heritage Trust does not stand alone in its desire to conserve and protect Cornwall’s Heritage. There are many other organisations who hold similar values, both charities and government bodies.

Organisations


Trevanion Culverhouse

English Heritage

Our sister organisation in England, on whose behalf we manage several important sites in Cornwall.

By becoming a member of Cornwall Heritage, this automatically allows free entry to all English Heritage sites in Cornwall…

 

Cornwall Buildings Preservation Trust

Cornwall Buildings Preservation Trust

The Trust was formed in 1973 with the objective to preserve and restore buildings of particular beauty or historic, architectural or constructional interest…

Cornwall Archaeological Society

Cornwall Archaeological Society

The Society was formed in 1961 – it grew out of the West Cornwall Field Club, itself founded in 1935 by a group of enthusiasts who were studying the archaeology of West Cornwall…

Gorsedh Kernow

The Cornish Gorsedh

Here you can learn about the history and origins of the Gorsedh, the purpose and significance of the ceremonies, our annual competitions, events, our links to organisations and our place in contemporary Cornish society…

 

St Piran Trust

St Piran Trust

Our Trust is engaged in uncovering the Oratory of St Piran near Perranporth in Cornwall, and in preserving other sites associated with the saint, including Perran Round and the Old Church…

The Trevithick Society

The Trevithick Society

The Trevithick Society traces its beginning from 1935 when a small group of individuals formed the Cornish Engines Preservation Committee to acquire the Levant winding engine….

 

Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

Federation of Old Cornwall Societies

The Organisation for those who love Cornwall. “Cuntelleugh an brewyon us gesys na vo kellys travyth” – Gather up the fragments that are left that nothing be lost…..

 

Cornish Ancient Sites Protection Network

Cornish Ancient Sites Protection Network

The Cornish Ancient Sites Protection Network is a charitable partnership formed to look after the ancient sites and monuments of Cornwall….

 

Cornwall Council Historic Environment Service

Cornwall Council Historic Environment Service

The Historic Environment Service’s aim is to identify, record, protect, conserve, present and interpret the historic environment and heritage of Cornwall and Isles of Scilly…

The Sustainable Trust

The Sustainable Trust

The Sustainable Trust was formed by and for a group of people including voluntary groups and small businesses working in association with each other to improve the understanding and implementation of sustainable practices…

 

Tregiffian Burial Chamber

Discover Cornwall

The Discovery Maps provide lots of information about the County’s history and environment. They cover the areas around St Austell, Newquay, Hayle and Camborne, and show how to enjoy Cornwall’s rich heritage in a fun and sustainable way…

Wheal Martyn

Wheal Martyn

The UK’s only China Clay Museum and Country Park…

Bewnans Kernow Partnership of Cornish Cultural Organisations

Bewnans Kernow

 

Bewnans Kernow is the partnership of Cornish cultural organisations.

Each partner organisation has been established to maintain and develop different aspects of Cornish culture.  These include Cornish sport, Cornish music, the Cornish Language, Cornish mining, Cornish history, Cornish film and many other fields…

 

 

Portable Antiquities Scheme - Royal Cornwall Museum

Portable Antiquities Scheme - Royal Cornwall Museum

 

The Portable Antiquities Scheme is a DCMS funded project to encourage the voluntary recording of archaeological objects found by members of the public in England and Wales…

 

National Maritime Museum, Falmouth

National Maritime Museum Cornwall

 

The Museum’s purpose is to engage; to entertain; to collect and research our maritime heritage; and to provide enjoyment…

Tamar Valley

Tamar Valley

 

The Tamar Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – this year celebrating 20 years since it was designated as an AONB…

Cornwall Museums Partnership

Cornwall Museums Partnership

We exist to help all museums in Cornwall and work with museums up and down the Duchy…

 

 

 

Saltash Heritage

Saltash Heritage

 

Saltash Heritage aims to collect, promote and research local history in Saltash and surrounding parishes and to maintain a museum in Saltash…

 

Azook

Azook Community Interest Company

Azook Community Interest Company is a not-for-profit social enterprise dedicated to growing cultural confidence amongst Cornish communities by connecting people with their cultural heritage…

Carnglaze Caverns

Carnglaze Caverns

Visit this former slate mine where slate was both quarried and mined underground in Cornwall…

Cornish Folklore

Cornish Folklore

 

The ancient Celtic land of Cornwall has a wealth of recorded folklore. This blog has been set up to share knowledge of Cornish folklore, culture and related subjects…

 

 

Cornish Buildings Group

Cornish Buildings Group

 

Since 1969 the aims of the Cornish Buildings Group have been to stimulate interest, appreciation and knowledge of good building in Cornwall, and to encourage the erection, protection, repair and recording of such buildings…

 

Perranzabuloe Museum

Perranzabuloe Museum

 

The Museum  offers an insight into the social and industrial past of Perranporth and the surrounding villages, with displays of mining, fishing, costume, farming, surfing;a replica of a Cornish Kitchen and much more…

CLEM

Cultural Legacy of European Mining

CLEM researches and communicates the intangible heritage of European underground mining for the purpose of education, study and enjoyment. We welcome input from anyone with knowledge of the literature, poetry, paintings, music sculpture and associated memories of underground mining throughout Europe…

Cornish Wrestling

Cornish Wrestling

 

Along with hurling, Cornish Wrestling is the oldest sport indigenous to Cornwall…

 

 

Cornwall Film Festival

Cornwall Film Festival

 

Cornwall Film Festival creates film events, special screenings and produces an education programme annually…

 

CFHS

Cornwall Family History Society

 

 

Since its beginning in 1976, the society has aimed to become a centre of excellence by encouraging Cornish family history research…

Celtic Congress

Celtic Congress

 

The International Celtic Congress is the organisation that organises a major annual conference held in a different Celtic country each year and which promotes the knowledge, use and appreciation of the Celtic languages, heritage and cultures…

Radyo an Gernewegva

Radyo an Gernewegva

 

 

Your weekly Cornish podcast…

 

 

 

Storylines

Storylines

 

 

Storylines is a Community Interest Company, which runs creative projects and workshops that use the common language of story to bring people together to share, celebrate, learn and connect…

 

 

CDS

Cornish Dance Society (CDS)

 

 

The focal point of contact for anyone interested in Cornish dance…

 

 

CALH

Cornwall Association of Local Historians

CALH encourages its members to be actively involved in exploring local history through a number of activities and on-line and printed materials…