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Best Tourist Attractions In Newquay

We've rounded up the best tourist attractions in Newquay in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 26 Newquay tourist attractions to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tourist attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Pirate's Quest5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Newquay
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Catch a glimpse of Cornwall's pirating past as you embark on a swashbucklin' adventure at Pirate's Quest. Previously known as Buccaneer Bay, Pirate's...

Newquay Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Newquay
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Head down to the seaside for a spot of code busting on the Newquay Mystery Treasure Trail. If your tribe love loot, it’s a great way to spend the day...

Player Ready Virtual Reality and Racing

  • Truro
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Fancy having a go at VR? Player Ready Virtual Reality & Racing in Truro is the place to be! From an adrenaline-boosting VR Racing Simulators, to...

The Padstow Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Padstow
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Following the route on the Padstow self-guided themed Treasure Trail, can you and the kids hunt around to find the answers to the clues which will so...

National Lobster Hatchery

  • Padstow
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The National Lobster Hatchery is a marine conservation, research and education charity with a modern Visitors' Centre where, through smart interactiv...

Wheal Martyn Clay Works

  • St Austell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Fun, discovery and adventure for everyone! Wheal Martyn Clay Works is  bursting at the seams with tools, machinery and real stories of Cornwall’s lar...

Cornwall Gold

  • Redruth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There's so much to do at Cornwall Gold - with more than 18 acres to explore in the heart of Cornwall's mining landscape. There is Piskie Panning whic...

Eden Project

  • St Austell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Experience the sights, sounds and smells of the jungle as you walk through the oceanic islands, Malaysia, West Africa and tropical South America in t...



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World of Model Railways

  • Mevagissey
  • Indoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The World of Model Railways's Main Layout has over 30 trains travelling through a varied landscapes including town, country, seaside and even an Alpi...

Mevagissey Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Mevagissey
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Take a turn down the wild, winding streets of Mevagissey and see what secrets are lurking… Who knows, some of them might lead to buried loot on the M...

Port Isaac Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Port Isaac
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

After spending too long on land your crew must be hungry for an adventure - especially one that involves a hunt for buried loot! Get their sea legs g...

Lanhydrock

  • Bodmin
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Lanhydrock is a National Trust managed estate with late Victorian country house, gardens, expanse of woodland, parks and riverside paths, tea room, r...

Falmouth Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Falmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you want the best detectives in the business, you have to start em’ young! The Falmouth Mystery Treasure Trail would be the perfect way for kids t...

Pendennis Castle

  • Falmouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Pendennis Castle is acknowledged to be one of the finest fortresses built by Henry VIII, so history buffs and imaginative kids are in for a treat! Yo...

Lizard Lighthouse Heritage Centre

  • Helston
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Lizard Lighthouse Heritage Centre Established in 1619, the twin towers of Lizard Lighthouse mark the most southerly point of mainland Britain. The li...

The St Ives Cornwall Mystery Treasure Trail

  • St Ives
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explorers wanted! The St Ives Mystery Treasure Trail needs everyone and anyone with an eye for adventure and a nose for sniffing out the truth. Are y...

Escape Time - St Ives

  • St Ives
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Team of 6, 60 minutes and only 1 way to escape - can you find it? Time to see what the live escape room game hype is all about with a first-hand expe...

Porthleven Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Porthleven
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Serious spies are called for on the Porthleven Spy Mission Treasure Trail. Bond couldn’t crack it; Sherlock is off on his hols - are you up to breaki...

Polperro Model Village

  • Polperro
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Let the kids be giants for the day at Polperro Model Village, literally a miniature recreation of the village of Polperro, with the delightful additi...

St Michaels Mount4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Marazion
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Stroll across the causeway where a legendary giant once walked, and follow the footsteps of pilgrims to St Michael's Mount. Boat hop to an island whe...

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