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Half Price Family Entry to St Mawes Castle

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Location: Castle Drive, St Mawes, TR2 5DE
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A magnificent castle with a magnificent view,

What (St) Mawes could you want?


Nestled on a rocky outcrop at the end of the charming fishing town of St Mawes, lies the picturesque St Mawes Castle.

Overlooking the Fal estuary, directly opposite Pendennis Castle, it protected the estuary for over 400 years.

This summer English Heritage have introduced new exhibits which explore the castle’s earliest history under Henry VIII and, for the first time, reveals the story of the Cornishman who supervised the building and became its first captain, Thomas Treffry of Fowey.

St. Mawes Castle is a beautiful design, in a beautiful place, with a deadly purpose: it is easy to forget it was designed for artillery to sink the ships of England’s enemies. But its carved shields and Latin verse send a message through the centuries about the extension of Tudor power and the ambitions of a local man – Thomas Treffry of Fowey – to buy into it.

Treffry’s story is told as part of a complete refresh of the castle. A new model introduces St Mawes’ design and layout, audio tracks throughout the keep bring past Tudor characters to life, and interactive games introduce families to heraldic shields and the ornate decorations on the castle exterior.

Alongside the new interpretation, families can enjoy fun and games throughout the summer courtesy of the castle’s Hands on History Crew!Join the crew for have-a-go activities inspired by the castle's Tudor kitchens every day throughout the school holidays. With story-telling, object handling, and the chance to test your sword skills, there has never been a better time to discover one of Cornwall’s hidden historic gems! 

For a day out the little ones will love, grab your half price voucher now!


Terms & Conditions:

  • This voucher entitles you to Family Entry 2 adults and up to 3 children
  • Present your voucher code at the entrance
  • Valid 25th July – 4th November 2018
  • Opening times 10 - 6pm 7 days a week (closing at 5pm from 1st October).
  • The voucher must not be defaced – and elements must be legible.
  • This voucher is valid until 4.11.18
  • Vouchers cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers.
  • No change will be given. This voucher must be used at a single booking.
  • This voucher is uniquely identifiable and will be checked at the establishment.
  • This voucher can only be used once.
  • If a duplicate copy of this voucher exists the voucher will only be valid on its first presentation.
  • Customers buying a voucher can only use one voucher at the establishment at any time during the promotion. If a customer presents a new voucher on a second occasion the establishment can refuse to honour this voucher.
  • Once purchased, vouchers cannot be transferred, exchanged, refunded or returned.
  • These terms and conditions are in conjunction with our standard terms and conditions, which are available to view here:

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