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St Just Miners' Chapel

A Place for inspiration, learning, community, faith and restoration

Help us raise £2 million to secure the future of this iconic building

– Repairing and restoring the fabric of the buildings and graveyard
– Performing in song, music and drama
– Telling the story of St Just through its people
– Promoting training opportunities
– Use as a centre by our community

Keeping The Doors Open

St Just Miners' Chapel Charity Number 1180038
A Place for inspiration, learning, community, faith and restoration

Events and Activities for March and April at the Miners’ Chapel Cancelled

What’s happening at the Miners’ Chapel?

Sadly, we have cancelled or postponed events and activities for the rest of March and April. Our programme for May and beyond depends on what advice we are given.

We are working from home. This includes fund raising, developing programmes and planning for the future.

For further updates keep an eye on our News section along with our Facebook page.

Candle set in a miner's pick-head

a lighted candle is set in a miner's pick-head within a circle of blue it represents

Light, shining out of our industrial past,
taken around the world by sons and daughters of this town

What People Say

"I love how much you do with this amazing building. Always a joy to visit." (Southampton)

"Incredible concert here." (Local)

"A really fascinating exhibition. Great to learn more about the history of St Just." (Local)

"I love the organ and I like the way you take care of the graves." (a Scout)

"Thank you for the warm welcome. A national treasure - signing up to be a Pard!" (Somerset)

St Justers still call each other Pard

Pards worked together underground
They were partners.
Many were lifelong friends

Pards looked after each other

We invite you to become a
Cornish Pard and help us look after
St Just Miners' Chapel

Cornish Pards agree to give not less than £100 for at least one year

That's one cup of coffee a week!

Many thanks to our very first two Pards Emily & Michael at Webfooted Designs, for contributing this website.
Their generosity has played a large part in encouraging the Church Council to keep the doors open.

Other Supporters and Local Groups:
Old Cornwall Society
Cornwall County Archives
St Just Town Council
National Trust
Halifax Organ Academy
Cape Cornwall Scout Group
Penwith Youth String Orchestra
Pendeen Silver Band
International Male Voice Choir Festival
St Just Free Church
St Just Parish Church

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Welcome one and all

Keeping the doors open online for people of all faiths and none
with memories of the last three years

8 hours ago
The Langa Methodist Church Choir sing 'Lead Kindly Light' at St. Just Miners' Chapel, 3rd July 2019

"All I want is to be at church now, with my choir, sicula ingoma ezidumisa uThixa...."The night is gone and I am far from home."

Two day before this performance, before Michael asked me for this ... See more

Website proudly supported by our first two Pards, Michael and Emily at Webfooted Designs