One of Cornwall’s most famous towns, Penzance is known across the world as the home of myth, piracy and adventure. Through passing centuries, this area has nurtured daring risk-takers, creative thinkers and independent minds. Today, its natural beauty, impressive architecture and vibrant community continue to captivate and inspire.

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Family guide to St Michael’s Mount

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A Penzance timeline

Early May Bank Holiday in Penzance

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Great places to get a Cornish Pasty

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The mining history of Penzance

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Great places to get a pub lunch

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