Attractions in Penzance

  • Located on the outskirts of Penzance Trewidden is reknowned for it's collection of camellias and exotic shrubs

  • Morrab Gardens. Sup-tropical garendens located between Penzance's town centre and promenade

  • Located in Madron near Penzance. Woodland garden with views over Mounts Bay. Exotic trees and shrubs including tree ferns create a prehistoric feel

  • Bird hospital and sanctuary for sick and injured birds

  • The 16th century Paul Parish Church is located in the village of Paul just outside of Mousehole

  • Home to a permanent collection of Newlyn School paintings and an exhibition detailing the history of Penzance

  • Established in 1990, the museum has an elaborate collection of lighthouse equipment that helps to tell the story of how an organization, Trinity House, has built and maintained lights around the coast

  • Contemporary art gallery showcasing the very best of national and international contemporary art. The converted telephone exchange also has a cafe and education space

  • Public art gallery featuring contemporary art. Located on the edge of Newlyn Green, overlooking the sea, the gallery take full advantage of its position with the recent addition of a glass pavilion.

  • The Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens are probably the newest addition to Cornwall's tradition of great gardens.