Pendennis Castle, Falmouth, is one of the finest of the mighty fortresses built by Henry VIII to defend the country against invasion. The castle has seen action in many conflicts and was one of the last royalist strongholds to fall during the English Civil War.
A day out in Falmouth can be combined with a visit to Pendennis Castle, a walk along the beach and a visit to Falmouth's superb shops and restaurants.
“The first polytechnic in the UK, this building now offers art exhibitions, theatre and independent films.”
“Set above the beautiful Helford River with spectacular views and stunning exotic plants. Fabulous home cooked lunches in a their lovely coffee shop. ”
“A fun day out exploring a beautiful garden with breathtaking views of the Helford.”
“Newly acquired by Michael Caines, the Michelin starred celebrity chef. Informal dining opposite the beach.”