The Eden Project, St. Austell. Tel 01726 811911
The 8th Wonder of the World and home to the world’s largest greenhouse. Two gigantic geodesic conservatories – one a majestic rainforest, the other is host to the fruits and flowers of the Mediterranean, South Africa and California.
Outside the extensive grounds are landscaped and produce tea, lavender, sunflowers and hemp. There are plans for a future desert conservatory. There is a Cafe and facilities for the disabled.
St. Michael’s Mount (National Trust) Marazion, near Penzance. Tel 01736 710507
The jewel in Cornwall’s crown, a fairytale island with an exotic garden, ancient harbour, a church and a medieval castle. Access from Marazion is by foot along the causeway, or by ferry at high water.
The Minack Theatre, Porthcurno, Penzance.
Tel: 01736 810181
A uniquely situated open-air theatre on the cliffs at Porthcurno, near Lands End. Performances take place most evenings and some afternoon matinees. The Rowena Cade Exhibition Centre tells the story of its creation.
Flambards Village, Helston. Tel 01326 564093
The ultimate family day out – something for everyone Hornet Rollercoaster, Formula circuit, Space Orbiters, Log Flume Or wander through the twisting streets and alleyways of the lamp-lit Victorian Street….and much much more!
National Maritime Museum Cornwall
Cornwall’s £21 Million Attraction – Falmouth -
Housed in an award winning building on the Falmouth harbour-side, the National Maritime Museum Cornwall transports you into the world of small boats and Cornish maritime history.
Paradise Park, Hayle, Nr st ives, Cornwall
Tel: 01736 751020
Paradise Park is home to the ‘World Parrot Trust’. First prize winners in BBC Wildlife Magazine ‘Zoo Conservation Awards for Excellence’. Beautiful birds, otters and squirrels. Superb gardens and plenty of fun for children.