Make a discovery, enjoy traditional ceremonies, talk to an expert, learn a new skill - there's lots to choose from.

Our best beaches

A family building sandcastles on the beach at Poldhu Cove © NTPL/John Millar

A family building sandcastles on the beach at Poldhu Cove

There's fun for all on our beaches. Take your picnic blanket and enjoy a bite to eat, explore the coast in a kayak or canoe or catch the waves with a spot of surfing. You'll find inspiring views along the coastline we look after, that are not to be missed.

  • Exhibitions

    Our houses show world-famous art from historic figures and local community work.

  • Gardens & parks

    We have hundreds of gardens in our care, that look their best with a sprinkle of sunshine.

  • Ideas for families

    We've got lots of ideas for adventurous families at our places.

  • Walk with us

    Use our walking map and discover trails and our favourite walks.


Take a journey into the past and visit the Fan Bay Deep Shelter, made up of series of tunnels, carved deep into The White Cliffs of Dover during the Second World War.

Heritage Open Days

From 10-13 September 2015 we’ll be celebrating Heritage Open Days at lots of places we look after with free entry, special events and the chance to visit places not usually open to the public.


Our farmers' markets are held throughout the year, selling the best fresh and seasonal produce direct from local farmers.

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