Attractions in Helford

  • Pendennis Castle was built in the middle of the 16th century by Henry VIII as one of a pair of forts, with St Mawes Castle, to protect the Fal Estuary from the threat of invasion from France and Spain

  • Trebah Gardens, spectacular 26 acre Cornish ravine garden that descends 200 feet to a private beach on the River Helford located near Falmouth in Cornwall

  • One of the great sub-tropical gardens of the South-West on the Helford Estuary.

  • Country estate located on The Lizard Peninsula comprising of 20-acre garden, farm and woodlands.

  • (NOW CLOSED) 18th Century manor house set in 12 acres of natural Victorian gardens overlooking the Helford River Estuary

  • One of Corwall's most historic estates, located on the Lizard Peninsula near the River Helford

  • Said to be the oldest gardens in Cornwall, Enys Gardens date back to the early 1700s. Spread over 30 acres there are formal gardens, open meadow and woodland.

  • Goonhilly Satellite Earth Station is the largest satellite earth receiving station in the world with over 60 dishes in total

  • The National Seal Sanctuary is a haven for injured and orphaned seal pups set on the picturesque Helford Estuary in the lovely village of Gweek

  • Small aquarium located in a four-storey town house in the heart of Falmouth.

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