With a rich artistic tradition, countless beauty spots and a heritage landscape that’s the stuff of legend, Penzance forms a gateway to some of Cornwall’s top sites. Stay in the town centre or take a day trip to one of our nearby attractions. 

Chimney Remains at Levant Tin Mine in Cornwall in Cornwall England UK
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Day trip to: the mining coast

Guides and Trails

Spend a day exploring Cornwall’s mining past on the wild Tin Coast of Pendeen and Botallack: from Penzance, it’s just a short jaunt away.

Exterior shot of ART9, an artist run gallery on Chapel Street in Penzance, Cornwall.
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ART9

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‘Femmes de la Mer’

Event

Thursday 9th July 2020

at Penlee Park Open Air Theatre.

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Emma Dunbar

Event

29th April - 25th May 2020

exhibition at Cornwall Contemporary.

Penzance Wildlife Watching Company Marine Discovery Based on Albert Pier Exterior Shot
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Marine Discovery

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‘H.M.S. Pinafore’ : Illyria

Event

Friday 14th August 2020

at Penlee Park Open Air Theatre.

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Day trip to: the mining coast

Spend a day exploring Cornwall’s mining past on the wild Tin Coast of Pendeen and Botallack: from Penzance, it’s just a short jaunt away.

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ART9

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‘Femmes de la Mer’

at Penlee Park Open Air Theatre.

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Emma Dunbar

exhibition at Cornwall Contemporary.

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Marine Discovery

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‘H.M.S. Pinafore’ : Illyria

at Penlee Park Open Air Theatre.

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