Kresen Kernow

Kresen Kernow

Cornwall enjoys a long and illustrious history and if you are keen on finding out more about the Duchy’s long and fascinating history then you should not miss out on a visit to Kresen Kernow, it simply means “Cornwall Centre.’

Kresen Kernow is on the site of the former crumbling shell of Redruth Brewery. The space has been carefully tra...

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National Maritime Museum Cornwall

National Maritime Museum Cornwall

The multi award winning National Maritime Museum Cornwall is an incredible place to visit for many reasons, not least it’s pretty harbourside location. It is an incredible attraction where you can immerse yourself in a rich maritime history.

There are 15 incredible galleries, over five floors that beautifully illustrate the past, presen...

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Pendennis Castle

Pendennis Castle

Pendennis Castle is one of the most impressive fortresses built by Henry VIII; it has stood proudly and sturdily on a narrow peninsula here in Falmouth since around the middle of the 16th century. Its role was as part of the King’s Defence programme to protect against invasion from France and the Holy Roman Empire.

This mighty artillery...

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Top Cornwall Historical Attractions

Top Cornwall Historical Attractions

There is no denying Cornwall has a vibrant and interesting history extending back more than 6000 years so there are a more than a few stories to be told. Cornwall's story is a mix of struggle and success, with its past shaping the Cornwall we see today.

Much of its history is still evident and can be seen as you explore this fascinating...

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