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Minack Theatre

Porthcurno | Cornwall, Penzance TR19 6JU, England
+44 1736 810181
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This open-air theatre is dramatically situated on the cliffs at Porthcumo, near Land's End, and hosts a season of plays and musicals from May to September.
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Porthcurno | Cornwall, Penzance TR19 6JU, England
+44 1736 810181
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing place I love everything about it the theatre that's set in the rocks the amazing view the beautiful walks and the beach underneath a must place to visit whilst in cornwall.

Thank Soynia S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing cheese cream tea, fab experience, unfortunately there was no productions on when we visited, however we could roam all round the theatre, it is an amazing work of art, stood on the stage and sang, ( no one was around) the back drop is...More

Thank Carol19580916
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came across the Minack Thatre whilst walking along the coastal path. As there wasn't a show on I thought that the £5 entry fee was a bit steep, however it ended up being wel worth it. The history of the theatre is excellent and...More

1  Thank deanothebaggie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended a musical performance here on a chilly September night. We loved every minute of the performance and were amazed to find a real live orchestra (I'm not sure what I expected, but the orchestra was a surprise). Be sure to rent the cushions...More

1  Thank maturetraveler72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

sandy beach nearby .all very attractive .telegraph museum close by .easy parking . bus service from penzace which contiues on to lands end .bus not too helpful in winter.... every 2 hours which is too long at minack and too long at lands end ....More

1  Thank gwen g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely breathtaking. Easily the best view I have ever had whilst drinking a cup of (very good) coffee, superb gardens and an utterly fascinating tale of the incredibly tenacious woman behind this wonderful place. Too many photo opportunities! My only regret is that we didn't...More

2  Thank Rob B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

whilst on holiday we called in just for the look round , unfortunately time didn't permit us to see a production. Its totally fascinating how this was built by hand by just 2 people. Walking round you get to take in the awesome views especially...More

Thank chrislawrence1968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The views looking out to the ocean and nearby beach are worth the visit. Highly recommend visiting the theatre.

Thank DCSmith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of my most favourite places in the world. The Monaco is a special place.... and one I always visit when I come to Cornwall. Stunning setting, scenery and history. A must visit for anyone coming to the area. I am yet to take in...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Near Land's End in Cornwall there is a gem that one should not miss. It is an open air theater cut into a solid rock ledge in 1930. It was bombed by the Germans and rebuilt. This unique theater allows to look above the stage...More

Thank Ben T
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15 January 2018|
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Response from Andrew B | Reviewed this property |
Do a quick search online as the website is very helpful with what is on and planning a trip/show
20 September 2017|
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Response from Beverley A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but we only went during the day so can't answer your question.
Judith W
28 August 2017|
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Response from Minackman93 | Property representative |
Yes, there is one public toilet in our grass car park, and a block of toilets for customers inside the theatre.