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Penzance Town Trail, Cornwall


  • Located in Penzance, Cornwall, South West England, England
  • Arguably the best way to get to know a place is on foot. Both Penzance and Newlyn have town trails that help you discover local heritage and culture. See the 'Penzance Town Council' website for official information. We provide an external link to their website
  • In Penzance, there are sixteen waymarkers. These are round signs that are numbered and marked 'Penzance Town Trail'. The waymarkers are:
  • 1. Penzance St John's Hall dating from the late 1860s - Alverton Road
  • 2. Penzance Cattle Market - Clarence Street
  • 3. Penzance Savoy Cinema - Causeway Head
  • 4. Penzance Greenmarket - The Greenmarket
  • 5. Penzance Humphry Davy Statue - Market Jew Street
  • 6. Penzance Union Hotel - Chapel Street
  • 7. Penzance Georgian House Hotel - Chapel Street towards St Mary's Church
  • 8. Penzance Lifeboat House - Jennings Street
  • 9. Penzance Quay and The Dolphin Inn - The Quay
  • 10. Penzance Jubilee Pool - Battery Road
  • 11. Penzance St Mary's Church (pictured) - Chapel Street
  • 12. Penzance Regent Square - Regent Square
  • 13. Penzance Morrab Gardens - Morrab Road
  • 14. Penzance Promenade - Western Promenade Road
  • 15. Penzance Penlee House & Art Gallery - just off Morrab Road
  • 16. Penzance School of Art - Morrab Road
  • See also Newlyn Town Trail
  • By James Penman

External Links
www.penzancetowncouncil.co.uk
Penzance Town Trail, Cornwall


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Penzance St Mary's Church, Cornwall

Located in Penzance, Cornwall, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

The tower of Penzance St Mary's Church rises high above Penzance Harbour and Penzance Dock and Lighthouse Pier. Walk the South West Coast Path around Mount's Bay and you'll see the church tower from miles away. Built in...

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The Dolphin Inn, Cornwall

Located in Penzance, Cornwall, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

The Dolphin Inn is located by Penzance Dock and Lighthouse Pier at the eastern end of Penzance Promenade. The pub is on the Penzance Town Trail. We include it on PictureTheUK as a stop on both the town trail and the Sout...

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Penzance Jubilee Pool, Cornwall

Located in Penzance, Cornwall, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

Walk the South West Coast Path around the coastline of South West England and you'll come across seawater lidos and swimming pools of various shapes and sizes. Many are just concrete walls used to capture sea water at hi...

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Warwick House, Penzance
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 7; Rates: 42 - 88 Per Night

Set in a quiet terrace overlooking Mounts Bay, this elegant Regency period guest house is ideally situated for a relaxing break on the Cornish coast, close to transport links...

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Guest Lodge Penzance, Penzance
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 11; Rates: 49 - 98 Per Night

Guest Lodge Penzance offer affordable accommodation just off the Penzance Promenade and seafront, within 10 minutes' walk of the town centre...

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Whiteways Guest House, Penzance
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 5; Rates: 25 - 58 Per Night

Whiteways has a central position in Penzance, 2 minutesa walk from the harbour and town centre The guest house has good-value accommodation 50 metres from the coach and railway stations, and close to the local beach and...

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