Tourism

Tourism in Penzance & West Cornwall.

For a free copy of the Penzance Official Guide, post or email your request with name and address to the Town Clerk.

The principal year-round tourist attraction in Penzance is Penlee House Gallery and Museum and the major annual tourist events are the Golowan Festival (June) and the Newlyn Fish Festival (August Bank Holiday Monday). 

Other Penzance attractions include:

Jubilee Pool

Newlyn & Exchange Gallery

Penzance Leisure Centre

Penlee Open Air Theatre
 
Online resource for visitors to West Cornwall  - Welcome to West Cornwall Centre

Visitor guides to Cornwall   -  Cornwall Guide        Visit Cornwall

Penzance Tourist Association


Other useful web sites for visitors to Penzance, Newlyn, Mousehole, Mount's Bay and the rest of West Cornwall include :

Golowan                                                                             Hayle

Marazion                                                                            Newlyn

Penzance                                                                           St Ives

St Just Heritage Area                                                    Sennen
 

Visitor attractions with their own web sites include :-

Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, St Ives

Geevor Tin Mine, Pendeen

Land's End 

Minack Theatre and Exhibition Centre

The National Trust web site has details of the Levant Mine and Beam Engine at Pendeen, the nearby Botallack Count House, and St Michael's Mount, Marazion.

The NT's Trengwainton Gardens at Madron, near Penzance.

Paradise Park Wildlife Sanctuary, Hayle 
 
Porthcurno Telegraph Museum 

Tate St Ives, Porthmeor Beach, St Ives 
 

Travel information -:

Ferry service to Isles of Scilly from Penzance
 
Skybus flights to Isles of Scilly from Land's End Airport 

National railway information

National Express Coach 

First Group buses throughout Cornwall

First Great Western rail

 

Accommodation -:

Penzance Places to Stay

Stay In Cornwall