What's on inSt Mawes

Welcome to St Mawes

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting St Mawes - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in St Mawes to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Tourist Attractions

Pendennis Castle

The land on which the castle stands was originally owned by the Killigrew family, governors of Pendennis. The lodgings fronting the 'keep' were added to provide more comfortable accommodation. In 1598, during Elizabeth I's reign, a new type of defensive wall was added around the original…

Royal Cornwall Museum

The Royal Cornwall Museum is located in the heart of the beautiful city of Truro. On entering the ground floor of the museum, a modern explorer will find a display of local material from prehistoric times to the present day. In the Rashleigh gallery the…

National Seal Sanctuary

Welcome to the National Seal Sanctuary, set in the picturesque Helford Estuary, by the beautiful village of Gweek, in Cornwall. We have over 48 years experience in Seal Rescue, Rehabilitation and Release. In addition to the Grey and Common Seals, we have Californian and Patagonian Sea…

Poldark Mine and Heritage Complex

One of the two most atmospheric mine tours . . . . In Europe, the other being the Wieliczka Salt Mine in Poland. In addition to its heritage the site has a wide range of activities ‐ search the Gemsands for DIAMONDS and…

L 2

L 2 Nightclub in Truro, Cornwall. Contact venue on telephone number 01872 261199 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…


Shades Nightclub in Falmouth, Cornwall. Contact venue on telephone number 01326 311323 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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