Pendennis Castle – English Heritage
For an action-packed day out in Falmouth, take a trip to Pendennis Castle – one of Henry VIII’s finest seaside fortresses. Travel back to Tudor Cornwall, discover poignant tales of wartime, and enjoy acres of green space at this historic gem.
Situated on a headland overlooking the coast, Pendennis is the perfect spot for a seaside adventure. With a fun family trail, exhibition, and a soft play room near the café, there’s plenty for visitors of all ages to discover and enjoy. Book now for the cheapest tickets and get ready for a great-value day out.
- The exciting events programme – jousts, knights’ tournaments, pirates and more!
- Henry VIII’s Tudor keep, with panoramic views out to sea
- Our collection of historic weaponry which includes Tudor, Napoleonic, Victorian and 20th-century cannons
- The chance to catch the ferry to our sister castle, St Mawes