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Best Parks and Playgrounds In Penzance

We've rounded up the best parks and playgrounds in Penzance in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 11 Penzance parks and playgrounds to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the parks and playgrounds 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.

Find your perfect day out

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...

Heartlands4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Pool
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Heartlands is one of those fantastic local resources that once you've discovered you'll be there once a month and talking about it in-between - not o...

Stithians Lake Country Park

  • Redruth
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Stithians Lake Country Park Stithians Lake in Cornwall offers a variety of activities on the water. There is certainly plenty to do at this scenic la...

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...

Springfields Fun Park and Pony Centre

  • Newquay
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Springfields Fun Park and Pony Centre is a great day out for all the family set in glorious Cornish countryside. Take a train ride around the park an...

Screech Owl Sanctuary

  • St Columb Major
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

A trip to the charming Screech Owl Sanctuary is a good choice for kids of all ages. Not only do they care for and rehabilitate sick owls in Cornwall,...

Old MacDonalds Farm

  • Padstow
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Large enough for little ones to have freedom to play, but small enough for them to be seen by parents it’s the perfectly sized Old MacDonald’s Farm....

Cornish Birds Of Prey Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • St Columb Major
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

The Cornish Birds Of Prey Centre has birds of prey, other animals to meet, a waterfowl lake, small play area and a cafe too, so it's a nice well-roun...



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St Marys Play Park

  • Isles of Scilly
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

On St. Mary's, there are actually 2 adventure play parks and a skate park! You can find the excellent Pirate Ship play park on the edge of the Garris...

Pencarrow House and Gardens

  • Bodmin
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Get your dose of culture for the day at Pencarrow House and Gardens: a gorgeous Georgian House surrounded by a lake and picturesque woodlands. Famili...

Cardinham Woods

  • Bodmin
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Your family day out at Cardinham Woods will be a proper outdoor adventure! Stunning viewpoints, fascinating history and woodland trails for all ages...

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