National Maritime Museum Cornwall
The National Maritime Museum Cornwall transports you into the world of small boats and Cornish maritime history, all housed in an award winning building on the Falmouth harbour-side. Open every day of the year from 10 – 5pm except Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
Pendennis and its sister, St Mawes Castle, face each other across the mouth of the River Fal. Constructed between 1540-45, they are the Cornish end of a chain of castles built by Henry VIII on the south coast. Run by English Heritage – Open all year, except Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Years day.
St Mawes Castle
The most perfectly preserved of Henry VIII’s coastal fortresses, was built to counter the invasion threat from Europe in partnership with its twin, Pendennis, on the other side of the Falmouth Estuary. Run by English Heritage – Open all year, except Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Years day.
Ships & Castles Leisure Centre
Ships & Castles is one of Falmouth’s premier leisure facilities offering a range of activities to suit everyone.
Open year round, except public holidays.
The Tate St Ives Gallery of modern art.
The iconic Tate St Ives gallery, situated overlooking the Atlantic Ocean
The Eden Project
World class biomes, gardens and events. Open every day except Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
The most south westerly point and includes six themed attractions, shops and restaurants. Open from 10am and are open all year round, except Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
A Jewel in the Crown of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site:
The Flambards Experience
Flambards appeal as a Theme Park is its huge variety. There is so much to do and see for kids of all ages, where the whole family can have a great day out.
The Cornish Seal Sanctuary
Set in the picturesque Helford Estuary, by the beautiful village of Gweek, the Cornish Seal Sanctuary has over 50 years experience in Seal
Rescue, Rehabilitation and Release. Open every day of the year apart from Christmas Day. Our opening times are from 10am.
Paradise Park Wildlife Sanctuary
Award-winning wildlife sanctuary and JungleBarn indoor play centre offers so much for all the family, from amazing free flying bird shows, Fun Farm animals to penguin photo-calls and parrot feeding times
Dairy Land Farm World
Great fun for younger children.
Lappa Valley Railway
There are three separate miniature railways running through this oasis of conservation, where wildlife thrives in a protected environment. It’s a great
place to enjoy peace and quiet away from it all