Art, Heritage & Museums

  • (CATA) - Cornwall Guide Picture

    (CATA) - Cornwall Guide

    Cornwall Association of Tourist Attractions (CATA) - your complete guide to quality attractions

  • A Guide For One & All Picture

    A Guide For One & All

    Guide to Attractions, Activities and Events in Cornwall

  • Blue Hills Tin Streams Picture

    Blue Hills Tin Streams

    Discover skills of the ancient tinner on the facinating journey from rock to metal.

  • Bodmin & Wenford Railway Picture

    Bodmin & Wenford Railway

    Whatever the weather, the Bodmin & Wenford Railway is just the ticket!!

  • Bodmin Jail Picture

    Bodmin Jail

    Built for King George III in 1779, Bodmin Jail is an all weather, family attraction that includes a licensed bar and restaurant, split over six levels

  • Carnglaze Caverns Picture

    Carnglaze Caverns

    There are three caverns of cathedral proportions, hand created by local slate miners, with an Underground Lake & walk through 4 acres of Oak Woodland

  • Charlestown Shipwreck & Heritage Centre Picture

    Charlestown Shipwreck & Heritage Centre

    The Shipwreck and historical artefacts on display in the centre are the largest private collection of this type on public display in Europe.

  • Chysauster Ancient Village Picture

    Chysauster Ancient Village

    This Iron Age settlement was originally occupied almost 2,000 years ago.

  • Cornish Steam & Country Fair Picture

    Cornish Steam & Country Fair

    Welcome to the 2015 Cornish Steam & Country Fair

  • Cornwall Aviation Heritage Centre Picture

    Cornwall Aviation Heritage Centre

    Come and see our wonderful collection of classic aircraft, jet fighters, bombers, giant in-flight refuelers — and only ten minutes from Newquay!

  • East Pool Mine Picture

    East Pool Mine

    East Pool mine, was a metalliferous mine in the Camborne and Redruth mining area, just east of the village of Pool

  • Geevor Tin Mine Picture

    Geevor Tin Mine

    Award-winning Geevor Tin Mine is the western visitor gateway centre for the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site.

  • Halliggye Fogou Picture

    Halliggye Fogou

    Roofed and walled in stone, this complex of passages is the largest and best-preserved of several mysterious underground tunnels.

  • Heartlands Picture

    Heartlands

    Heartlands is a new FREE visitor attraction and World Heritage Site Gateway in Cornwall. Nestled just off the A30 in Pool, near Redruth.

  • Helston Railway Picture

    Helston Railway

    The Helston Railway Runs brake van rides over a scenic mile of track on Thursdays, Sunday, Bank Holiday Mondays; and for December Santa Specials.

  • Jamaica Inn Picture

    Jamaica Inn

    Welcome to the World Famous Jamaica Inn, Cornwall’s Most Famous Smugglers Inn. The museum is home to Daphne Du Maurier items and smuggling artefacts.

  • King Edward Mine Museum Picture

    King Edward Mine Museum

    Our award-winning working museum tells the story of tin and copper mining in Cornwall

  • Launceston Castle Picture

    Launceston Castle

    Set on a large natural mound, Launceston Castle dominates the surrounding landscape.

  • Launceston Steam Railway Picture

    Launceston Steam Railway

    Welcome to the Launceston Steam Railway - a narrow gauge steam railway running from the historic Cornish town of Launceston

  • Lawrence House Picture

    Lawrence House

    Built in 1753, Lawrence House is leased to Launceston Town Council and used as a local museum and civic centre.

  • Levant Mine and Beam Engine Picture

    Levant Mine and Beam Engine

    Unique steam-powered Cornish beam engine in action. Part of Cornwall and West Devon Mining World Heritage Site.

  • Minack Theatre & Visitor Centre Picture

    Minack Theatre & Visitor Centre

    The Minack Theatre is Cornwall's world famous open-air theatre, under the stars.

  • Museum of Witchcraft Picture

    Museum of Witchcraft

    Witchcraft Museum dedicated to witchcraft and has the largest collection of witchcraft and Wiccan related artifacts in the world

  • National Maritime Museum Cornwall Picture

    National Maritime Museum Cornwall

    Winner of Britain's most family friendly Museum, as well as a host of other awards, National Maritime Museum Cornwall is an exceptional day out.

  • Pendennis Castle Picture

    Pendennis Castle

    Explore one of Henry VIII's finest coastal fortresses with fantastic family events & breathtaking 360 degree views over Falmouth town and out to sea.

  • Penhallam Manor Picture

    Penhallam Manor

    The low, grass-covered but complete ground-plan of a moated 13th century manor house, in a delightful woodland setting

  • Restormel Castle Picture

    Restormel Castle

    The great 13th-century circular shell-keep of Restormel still encloses the principal rooms of the castle in remarkably good condition.

  • St Catherine's Castle Picture

    St Catherine's Castle

    One of a pair of small artillery forts built by Henry VIII in the 1530s to defend Fowey Harbour, consisting of two storeys with gun ports at ground level.

  • St Mawes Castle Picture

    St Mawes Castle

    St Mawes Castle is among the best-preserved of Henry VIII's coastal artillery fortresses, and the most elaborately decorated of them all.

  • St Michael's Mount Picture

    St Michael's Mount

    This iconic rocky island, crowned by a medieval church and castle, is home to the St Aubyn family and a 30-strong community of islanders

  • Tate Gallery  Picture

    Tate Gallery

    Art gallery in St Ives, Cornwall, displaying British and international modern and contemporary art. Includes Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden.

  • Telegraph Museum Porthcurno Picture

    Telegraph Museum Porthcurno

    With so much to do and explore for all ages, you'll wonder why you've never visited before.

  • The Courtroom Experience Picture

    The Courtroom Experience

    Do you love a good murder mystery? Always fancied doing jury service? Want to experience Victorian Cornish history? Then visit the Courtroom Experience.

  • Tintagel Castle Picture

    Tintagel Castle

    Discover the legend of King Arthur in the dramatic setting of Tintagel Castle, located on the north Cornwall coast and offering stunning views.

  • Tintagel Old Post Office Picture

    Tintagel Old Post Office

    One of the Trust's most delightful medieval buildings, enhanced by a cottage garden.

  • Wheal Martyn Museum & Country Park Picture

    Wheal Martyn Museum & Country Park

    The UK’s only China Clay heritage centre set within 26 acres of woodland walks.

  • World of Model Railways Picture

    World of Model Railways

    The World of Model Railways is one of Cornwall's premier tourist attractions, with one of the best model shops in the South-West of England.