Best Things To Do & Days Out In Cornwall

Here at Where To Go With Kids we've found 57 fun things to do in Cornwall for you and the family to discover. Finding the right Cornwall day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Cornwall with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

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National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth

National Marine Aquarium, Rope Walk, Coxside, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 0LF

Things to do at National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth review The aquarium is situated on the edge of the bay in Plymouth with impressive views of the harbour. It is the largest aquarium in the UK and it is an education conservation venue with daily shows and more. It...
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Vue Cinema Plymouth

Vue Cinema Plymouth, Barbican Leisure Park, Shapters Rd, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 0LG

Vue Cinema Plymouth review Vue Cinema Plymouth, Devon is located in the Barbican Leisure Park outside of the city centre. You can see recently release films in 2D and some of their films are shown in 3D, bringing the action even closer to you. They show the latest Blockbuster...
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Tenpin Plymouth

Tenpin Plymouth, Barbican Leisure Park, Barbican Approach, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 0LG

Things to do at Tenpin Plymouth review Tenpin Plymouth, Devon is located in the Barbican Leisure Park on the outskirts of the city centre. It is a family-friendly venue with a ten-pin bowling alley, arcade games, table tennis and pool tables. Plus laser tag and karaoke coming soon. This centre...
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Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre

Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre, Milford, , Lifton, Devon, PL16 0AT

Things to do at Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre review Dingle's fairground heritage trust is a charity that seeks to preserve historic fairground equipment and memorabilia. The centre is located near Milford in Devon and has 45,000 square foot of indoor things to see and do. The trust was established in...
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Clip ‘n Climb Plymouth

Clip 'n Climb Plymouth, 17 Brest Rd, Plymouth, Devon, PL6 5AA

Things to do at Clip 'n Climb Plymouth review Located near Plymouth in Devon is Clip 'n Climb. With an eye-catching range of climbing walls great for families. No experience is necessary and there are plenty of fun challenges to keep you all healthy and active. The walls are bright...
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Super Tramp Plymouth Trampoline Park

Super Tramp Plymouth Trampoline Park, 3 Breakwater Rd, Plymouth, Devon, PL9 7HJ

Things to do at Super Tramp Plymouth Trampoline Park review Super Tramp Trampoline Park is located on the outskirts of Plymouth in Devon. They have over 50 trampolines and there is a range of activities for young and old. As well as all the trampolines that they have they also...
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Savoy Cinema Penzance

Savoy Cinema Penzance, 16 Causewayhead, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2SN

Savoy Cinema Penzance review Located in Penzance, Cornwall is an independent cinema that is part of the Merlin Cinema Group. It is a 4 screen cinema situated in the centre of the town. It was originally converted from a hall into a cinema in 1912 and was refurbished in...
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Savoy Cinema Nottingham

Savoy Cinema Penzance, 16 Causewayhead, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2SN

Savoy Cinema Nottingham review The Savoy Cinema Nottingham is located in the Lenton area just outside of the city centre. It is an independent chain of cinemas and this venue is the only surviving pre-Second World War cinema in Nottingham. It was built in 1935 and it is an...
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Geevor Tin Mine

Geevor Tin Mine, Pendeen, Penzance, Cornwall, TR19 7EW

Things to do at the Geevor Tin Mine review Geevor tin mine is a great place to explore near Lands End in Cornwall. It is an old 18th Century tin mine which is part of the Cornish Tin mining UNESCO World Heritage site.  The mine and its buildings are spread over a...
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Dartmoor Zoological Park

Dartmoor Zoological Park, Sparkwell, Plymouth, Devon, PL7 5DG

Things to do at Dartmoor Zoological Park review Dartmoor Zoological Park is a 30-acre zoo near Sparkwell in Devon. The zoo is also named Dartmoor zoo and they are home to the largest collection of big cats in the south-west of England. The zoo was 'rescued' by new owners...
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Porthcurno Telegraph Museum

Porthcurno Telegraph Museum, Eastern House, Porthcurno, Penzance, Cornwall, TR19 6JX

Things to do at the Porthcurno Telegraph Museum review PK Porthcurno otherwise known as the Porthcurno Telegraph museum is in the small coastal village of Porthcurno in Cornwall. It was the point at which many submarine telegraph cables came ashore. At the award winning musuem, you can explore the...
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New Carlton Cinema Okehampton

New Carlton Cinema Okehampton, Market St, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 1HN

New Carlton Cinema Okehampton review Located in Okehampton, Devon is an independent cinema that is part of the Merlin Cinema Group. It is a 3 screen cinema located in the former Market Hall in the centre of the town. They show the latest movies for young and old and...
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