Museums in Truro are places where the past comes to life, where stories get told and treasures are uncovered. From mining heritage to maritime heritage there's lots of local history to explore. Many of Cornwall's towns and villages also house small and unique museums which explore a bygone era and celebrate local histories. Search our listing below...For more information go to Museums in Cornwall
Whether you like going to the theatre, listening to live music, enjoying live entertainment, sampling local food and drink or shopping until you drop at a variety of street markets, then you'll love the festivals and events calendar in Truro. There is also a selection of annual festivals including Truro Festival of Light, the Great Cornish Food Festival and Oktoberfest to name a few.
Truro has a great selection of places to eat and drink whether you are looking to dine out at a restaurant serving exquisite cuisine or enjoy a delightful afternoon tea at one of Truro's quintessentially Cornish tea rooms and everything in between.
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Visit Truro with its fantastic high street retailers and independent shops immersed within the city's iconic history and heritage with attractions portraying Cornwall's past and present. Truro has a great selection of entertainment venues for nights out and evening entertainment. Search through our things to do in Truro results below.
Visit the finest historic houses and stately homes in Truro. The houses offer an interesting day out allowing a glimpse into the past with historic houses, artefacts and fine art waiting to be discovered. The stately homes also have beautiful gardens, land and woodland that can be explored.
Truro and Cornwall have achieved international recognition from UNESCO that has credited World Heritage Site status to ten industrial landscape areas which best represent our mining past. Truro's vibrant identity has evolved from history going back 3000 years and a rich traditional culture much of which still lives and breathes through the sites and scenery found throughout the region today.
A warm welcome awaits you at a choice of large to small intimate hotels as well as a fine selection of bed and breakfasts and guest houses offering a personal touch in and around the city of Truro. Search through our filtered results below to find your perfect serviced accommodation provider.
Official online guide to watersports in Truro. Search from scores of listings representing the best Truro has to offer in watersports. You'll want to make the most of Cornwall's amazing beaches, rivers, lakes and estuaries with all the fantastic watersports on offer; sailing, kite surfing, surfing, kayaking, boat trips. Whatever your level of experience a whole world of fun awaits with a variety of watersports for you to choose from.