Must sees: 

Tate St Ives

Discover 100 years of art, celebrating how West Cornwall has welcomed and inspired artists and revealing new connections to artists from around the world. Take time out to admire the view from the rooftop terrace cafe.

Minack Theatre, Porthcurno

The Minack Theatre is Cornwall’s world famous open-air theatre, carved into the granite cliff and set in glorious gardens overlooking the spectacular panorama of Porthcurno Bay.


Miracle Theatre

Award-winning touring theatre company, based in Cornwall, with a reputation for producing comical, highly entertaining and thought-provoking shows suitable for anyone & everyone. Visit their website to check out the seasonal programme. Their outdoor productions have become a ‘must do’ activity and pop up in unexpected and extraordinary locations, including gardens, beaches, castles and clifftops. 

The Poly, Falmouth

Located in the centre of Falmouth, the Poly presents arts, cinema, theatre, live events and talks, exhibitions, pottery and a makers shop.

Princess Pavilion, Falmouth

 A year round complex offering a wide programme of excellent entertainment, complemented by the stunning Gyllyngdune Gardens and vibrant Garden Cafe.

Newlyn Art Gallery

Newlyn Art Gallery & The Exchange offer a wide and varied exhibition programme across two sites, and beyond, presenting contemporary work in all media, and actively supports the creativity and wellbeing of our wider community. Presenting contemporary art for more than 110 years.

Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, St Ives

Discover more about this leading figure of modern British art. In 1949 Barbara Hepworth created a studio and sculpture garden in St Ives where she lived and worked for the rest of her life. Comprising over 30 works in wood, stone, plaster and bronze, the museum and garden gives a remarkable insight into one of Britain’s most important 20th century artists. Can be combined with entry to The Tate.

The Eden Sessions

The Eden Sessions are a series of outdoor live music concerts held annually at the Eden Project. The beautiful site with its natural acoustics draws world-class artists such as Elton John, Lionel Richie, Kylie Minogue, Oasis and Queens of the Stone Age, to name just a few. Includes entry to the Eden Project during the day of the concert.

Tunes in the Dunes, Perranporth

Live music festival set on the beautiful golden sands of Perranporth beach. With a backdrop of scenic cliffs and sand dunes, this is a truly unique event where you can enjoy an ice cold beverage with your feet in the sand and the ocean only a stone’s throw away. Tunes in the Dunes has now been running for more than 9 years and brings thousands of festival-goers each year.


Falmouth Art Gallery

Family-friendly and free, Falmouth Art Gallery stages a vibrant and ambitious exhibition programme, regularly changing displays from its outstanding art collection and an innovative community engagement programme. The gallery cares for an eclectic collection of over 2000 artworks, from 17th-century paintings to contemporary works.