Art and Culture
Discover the amazing art, craft, clothing, food, activities and style as myCornwall looks at why Penryn is must-explore hub of creativity.
The Acorn in Penzance is full of unique events throughout the year. From music and theatre to comedy and film. The festive season see’s them no less exciting, with an array of masterpieces taking to the stage. Here, we’ve selected five ‘must-sees’ if you’re looking for an evening out this November/December. 1. Some Like >> read more
Discover the story behind Cornwall's most ambitious and alluring lighthouse, Wolf Rock.
Read about what it's like to work and live on one of Cornwall's most unusual and famous landmarks, St Michael's Mount in Marazion.
Mercedes Smith, director of Fine Art Communications, gives you all you need to know when it comes to buying art for the first time. Open Studios May 19th until May 28th 2018.
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Fill your spring with a Cornish garden trail to see the best and most beautiful foliage in our stunning county! Lost Gardens of Heligan in St Austell – Starting with perhaps one of our more famous Gardens, Heligan has big plans for 2018. Last year they were awarded Best UK Leisure Attraction in the >> read more
Tintagel has seen a lot happen over the last two years, a planned excavation has revealed some exciting archaeological discoveries and developments to make the historical sites more accessible has been met with controversy. Over the summer, myCornwall visited this unique heritage location to uncover the truth behind the mysteries. The unmistakable ancient aura of >> read more
We are getting used to seeing film crews popping up in beautiful locations shooting popular shows like Doc Martin and Poldark. As a result of this and of course the sapphire seas, sandy beaches and scrumptious cream teas tourism in the county is growing year on year. However one group of the foreign nationals is >> read more
As the golden hour of 2018 approaches, there is something exquisitely wonderful about wandering through the towns and villages of Cornwall at this time of year. The pubs are filled with music, the streets are festooned with lights, and there’s a pleasant thrum of busy activity as everyone prepares for the holidays. Then, as we >> read more
We all know that Cornwall is a hot bed for creativity and beautiful design, and upon discovery of this unique Etsy store, we knew we had to share it to our online community. Composed of Darren and Jools Fletcher, a husband and wife creative team from just outside St. Austell, Sea Treasure sources beautiful works >> read more
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It goes without saying that Cornwall is home to some top quality wines. Over the last twenty years, wine producing in Cornwall has sky rocketed and has managed to make itself a household name for the likes of fresh whites, delicate roses and world-class sparkling. Like America’s golden wine country in the southern sun-kissed valleys >> read more
Renowned author Patrick Gale talks to Jane Pugh about his life in Cornwall, a passion for music from a young age, and his involvement in the support of the gay and lesbian community.
“Great to have @foweyvalley at Expowest Cornwall again in March. Cider, eau de vie, pommeau & now amazing the Foy Gi… https://t.co/5o63POgmzc”
As galleries go, the Summerhouse Gallery in Marazion is in one of the most unique locations in the British Isles.
Visit Fernlea Gallery, a 'must-see' gallery of St Ives. Packing a pretty punch when it comes to quality and quantity and an extremely broad range of artistic works.
Visit Atishoo Gallery, run by artists Liz Hackney and Paul Clark, in the port village and harbour of Charlestown
Tucked away amongst the shops, pubs and restaurants on Marazion's main road is a one of Cornwall's top treasure troves of artworks namely the Market House Gallery.