With more ancient sites than any other county in Britain, a rich mining heritage and over 50 beautiful gardens to explore, you’re never short of places to visit and explore in Cornwall.
Carn Euny is amongst the best preserved ancient villages in the south west, occupied from the Iron Age.
One of the best preserved forts on the English coastline, this iconic castle has changed little over the centuries.
As the highest point in Cornwall, this iconic landmark offers magnificent views of Bodmin Moor.
Located just offshore from Marazion, the castle and grounds of St Michael's Mount provide a 'legendary' day out.
Providing a truly unique visitor experience, a trip to Cornwall Gold offers the perfect day out for all ages.
An impressive sixteenth century manor house just outside Padstow - with beautiful views of the Camel Estuary.
Built in the 13th century, only the ruins now remain of this historic, moated manor house.
Wheal Owles and the Crowns engine houses at Botallack doubled as Wheal Leisure in the 2015 Poldark series.
The heart of mining country; offering a seven-mile trail through some of the best preserved mining landscape.
Step back in time as you discover thousands of historical objects from both Cornwall and the rest of the wider world.
St Catherine’s Castle has a prestigious past and is a great place to visit in Cornwall.
A great place to see in Cornwall, St Piran's Oratory is the oldest Christian church on mainland Britain.
A fascinating Cornish landmark - sites such as this were built as striking shrines or tombs.
An interesting place to visit; Restormel is one of the four surviving Norman castles of Cornwall.
An iconic Cornish landmark, the world-famous Minack is an open-air theatre carved into a granite cliff at Porthcurno.
A historic landmark; see the Cornish Engine houses perched on the cliffs with beautiful views over the coast.
A beautiful Palladian style manor house and gardens located between Wadebridge and Bodmin.
An interactive day out for visitors of all ages; step into Cornwall’s industrial past at Wheal Martyn.
Three decades since the great restoration began, the gardens are a treasure trove of inspiration, history, and atmosphere.
The ruins of Tintagel Castle, built in 1203 are closely aligned with the tale of King Arthur.
A Cornish landmark steeped in history; Launceston Castle was once occupied by Richard, Earl of Cornwall.
A horticultural spectacle, with over a million plants spread across 35 acres of stunning global gardens.
Trelissick is a National Trust property located on a headland at the mouth of the river Fal.
An ancient oak forest with steep valley gorge along which the River Fowey flows with waterfalls.
An astonishingly beautiful place to visit in Cornwall; there is something to discover at every turn of Trewithen.
A magnificent spot for spectacular views... the perfect location for the Defence of the Realm.
The warmest and wettest moor in Britain; Bodmin moor is a magical place to see in Cornwall.
In excellent condition; the mine offers a reminder of what life was like in the late 19th century.