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. 

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‘Femmes de la Mer’

Event

Thursday 9th July 2020

at Penlee Park Open Air Theatre.

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.

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JollyRoger Plus Dan Tolch

Event

Wednesday 17th June 2020

Penlee Park Open Air Theatre.

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Summer Collection

Event

5th - 31st August 2020

exhibition at Cornwall Contemporary.

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RICHARD PHETHEAN

Event

20th April - 27th June 2020

Exhibition at Newlyn Art Gallery.

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Porthcurno Telegraph Museum

Event

Various dates

Discover the secret of Porthcurno - the most connected valley on the planet.

Sail boat in Penzance Harbour at Sunset
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A Penzance timeline

Guides and Trails

Discover a history packed with surprises, successes and truly significant events. You won’t believe the things that have happened here.

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HIPPO CAMPUS: WHERE WE LEARN

Event

14th February - 6th June 2020

Exhibition at The Exchange

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‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

Event

Tuesday 25th August 2020

Heartbreak Theatre at Penlee Park Open Air Theatre.

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‘Femmes de la Mer’

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.

Read More

JollyRoger Plus Dan Tolch

Penlee Park Open Air Theatre.

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Summer Collection

exhibition at Cornwall Contemporary.

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RICHARD PHETHEAN

Exhibition at Newlyn Art Gallery.

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Porthcurno Telegraph Museum

Discover the secret of Porthcurno - the most connected valley on the planet.

Read More

A Penzance timeline

Discover a history packed with surprises, successes and truly significant events. You won’t believe the things that have happened here.

Read More

HIPPO CAMPUS: WHERE WE LEARN

Exhibition at The Exchange

Read More

‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

Heartbreak Theatre at Penlee Park Open Air Theatre.

Read More