Over 100 things to do and places to go in Cornwall
Days Out in Cornwall

Over 100 Things to do and Places to go in Cornwall


This post is a list of places to go for days out in Cornwall. Where there is a website I have linked to it, so all you need to do is click on the name of the place and it will take you to the website. Hopefully this will come in handy for anyone visiting Cornwall on holiday and looking for things to do.


Over 100 things to do and places to go in Cornwall


If we have been there before and I’ve written a post about it, then I have also linked to that post next to the names of the places. A link on here does not indicate me saying that the place is amazing, just that it exists as I won’t have visited every place on the list. Just bear that in mind! Here goes my very long list.


Arranged alphabetically according to the town that it is closest to as much as possible.



Bodmin & Wenford Railway

Bodmin Jail ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Bodmin Jail and After Dark at Bodmin Jail

Cardinham Woods

Dragon Centre swimming pool

iBounce trampolining

Lanhydrock – The National Trust ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Lanhydrock

Pencarrow House and Gardens

Regimental Museum

Restormel Castle – English Heritage



Museum of Witchcraft and Magic



Bude Sea Pool

Harlequinns Bowl and Play

Rebel Cinema

Splash swimming pool

Tamar Lakes



AK Wildlife Cruises

Glendurgan Garden – The National Trust ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Glendurgan Garden

Kernow Adventure Park

Orca Sea Safaris ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our boat trip

Pendennis Castle – English Heritage ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Pendennis Castle

Phoenix Cinema

Razing the Roof soft play at Penryn

Ships and Castles swimming pool

St Mawes Castle – English Heritage

The National Maritime Museum

Trebah Garden



Tamar Valley Donkey Park



Coast 2 Coast Karting

Country Skittles

Outdoor pool

Paradise Park  ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒  our visit to Paradise Park



Flambards ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Flambards 

Flora Cinema

Godolphin – National Trust

Helston Museum

Helston Railway

One2Eleven Indoor Play

Penrose – National Trust ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Penrose

Poldark Mine ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Poldark Mine

Seal Sanctuary Gweek ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to the Seal Sanctuary

Swimming pool


Land’s End/Porthcurno/Sennen/St Just

Botallack St Just – National Trust

Land’s End ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Land’s End

Levant Mine – National Trust

Minack Theatre

Telegraph Museum



Hidden Valley Discovery Park

Jamaica Inn

Launceston Castle – English Heritage

Launceston Steam Railway

Swimming pool

Trethorne Leisure Park



Adrenalin Quarry

Carnglaze Slate Caverns


Porfell Wildlife Park and Sanctuary

Swimming pool



Polperro Model Village

The Monkey Sanctuary



Blue Reef Aquarium ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ Our visit to the Blue Reef Aquarium

Cornwall Aviation Heritage Centre

Dairyland Farmworld

Holywell Bay Funpark

Jumping Jack’s Soft Play

Lappa Valley Steam Railway

Lighthouse cinema

Newquay Zoo ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ Our Visit to Newquay Zoo

Pirate’s Quest ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ Our visit to Pirate’s Quest

The Japanese Garden

Trerice – The National Trust

Waterworld fun pool



Carnewas at Bedruthan Steps – National Trust parking ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Carnewas Bedruthan Steps

Old Macdonald’s Farm

Padstow Sealife Safaris

The National Lobster Hatchery



Geevor Tin Mine 

Jubilee Pool

Savoy Cinema

St Michael’s Mount – The National Trust ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to St Michael’s Mount

Swimming pool

Trengwainton Garden – The National Trust



Healey’s Cyder Farm

Reen Manor Riding Stables



Bombadingas Soft Play

Carn Brea swimming pool

Cornwall Gold

East Pool Mine at Pool – National Trust


Jump 4 Trampolining

Regal Cinema

Rollers Roller Rink

Tehidy Country Park


Saltash/Torpoint/St Germans

Antony – National Trust

Cotehele – National Trust ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Cotehele

Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park

Port Eliot House and Gardens St Germans

Saltash swimming pool

Trematon Castle Gardens


St Agnes

Blue Hills Cornish Tin

St Agnes Museum

Wheal Coates – National Trust parking at Chapel Porth ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Wheal Coates


St Austell

Caerhays Castle

Clip ‘n Climb and Indoor Active Soft Play

Cornwall Football Golf

Eden Project ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to The Eden Project

Kidzworld Soft Play

Ozzell Bowl

Pine Lodge Gardens

Polkyth swimming pool

Shipwreck and Heritage Centre Charlestown

The Lost Gardens of Heligan ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to The Lost Gardens of Heligan

Wheal Martyn ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Wheal Martyn

White River cinema

Wingz Bird and Animal Sanctuary at Par


St Columb Major

Cornish Birds of Prey Centre

Retallick Resort Aqua Park and Flowrider

Screech Owl Sanctuary

Springfields Fun park ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Springfields


St Ives

Regal Cinema

St Ives swimming pool

Tate St Ives



St Nectans Glen

The Old Post Office – National Trust

Tintagel Castle – English Heritage ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Tintagel Castle



Hall For Cornwall ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Hall For Cornwall

Plaza cinema

Royal Cornwall Museum

Trelissick – The National Trust ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Trelissick

Truro Bowl

Truro Cathedral

Truro swimming pool



Camel Creek ⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒⇒ our visit to Camel Creek

Cornwall Karting – St Eval

Portreath Bee Centre

Regal Cinema

Swimming pool


I also have posts on places to visit in Cornwall all year , Things for Teenagers to do in Cornwall and things to do in Cornwall when it’s raining. Do let me know if I’ve missed anywhere and I will add it on. I’ll let you guess just how long this list has taken me…


Stevie x




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