Attractions and Gardens
Tourist attractions and gardens Interesting and iconic places to visit
Discover the special places Cornwall is famous for; gorgeous gardens and iconic attractions such as St Michael's Mount, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, Minack Theatre, Land's End, Tintagel Castle and the Eden Project. But Cornwall will keep surprising you with the vast offer of new, different and fun things to do, even if you're a regular visitor or a local. The National Trust in Cornwall has more than 25 historic places and gardens.
Browse through our listings of official Tourist Board members representing the best attractions and gardens in Cornwall. Use the left-hand filters to refine your search and help you find exactly what you're looking for.
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Burncoose is a horticultural hotspot with a reputation that attracts green-fingered keenies from all over the globe, but also one that has flaunted its horticultural talents nationwide. Visitors to Cornwall may recollect Burncoose's gold medal displays from Chelsea, Hampton Court and many other nationwide flower shows.
Step back into Cornwall's days as a world-famous centre of the Cornish mining industry, engineering and innovation. East Pool Mine, near Redruth, shows Beam engines and engine houses as they would have been
Glorious spring displays of magnolias, rhododendrons and camellias plus a thriving walled kitchen garden. Experience stunning views and an abundance of exotic trees and shrubs in a garden cradled just inland of Mounts Bay.
The UK's only China Clay Museum set in a 26 acre Country Park with woodland walks and access to the Clay Trails for walking and cycling. Cornish Mining World Heritage Site
Trebah Garden is a beautiful sub-tropical paradise with a stunning coastal backdrop.