Cornwall

Properties and events in Cornwall

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Antony House

Antony House, Ferry Lane, Torpoint, Cornwall, PL11 2QA
In person
Pre-booking not required

Free entry to Antony House National Trust for Heritage Open Days.

Antony House - D-Day 80 walking tour

Antony House, Ferry Lane, Torpoint, Cornwall, PL11 2QA
In person
Pre-booking required

A walking talk and tour highlighting the role of Antony and Torpoint during D-Day and the Second World War.

Godolphin

Godolphin Cross, Helston, Cornwall, TR13 9RE
In person
Pre-booking not required

Godolphin will be offering free entry for the duration of the Heritage Open Days Festival, from 6-15 September. Visitors will have the opportunity to explore Godolphin House (7-12 Sept only), garden and outbuildings for free.

Liskeard Unlocked - A Taste of Ukraine - Connecting with Kopychyntsi Through Food, Song and Dance

The Public Hall, 3-5 West Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 6BW
In person
Pre-booking required

Celebrate our connection with Kopychyntsi in Western Ukraine through Ukrainian and Cornish food, song and dance. We’ll be linking live with Kopychyntsi and playing and singing them the Ukrainian national anthem. Free entry, food and drink to buy.

Liskeard Unlocked - Celebrating Ukrainian art, craft and food

Throughout Liskeard, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3je
In person
Pre-booking not required

See art inspired by Ukrainian culture in the bus shelters on the Parade and eat Ukrainian food at lots of local food businesses.

Liskeard Unlocked - Crying The Neck

Cattle Market Events Area, The Workshed, Cattle Market Car Park, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 6AB
In person
Pre-booking not required

This ancient pagan, but later Christianised, ceremony has been celebrated in Cornish farming communities for many centuries to give thanks at the end of Harvest time. Visitors can join in.

Liskeard Unlocked - Film of Re-Starting The Town Clock in The Guildhall

The Clock Tower, Pike Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3JB
Online event
Pre-booking not required

Another chance to see the town clock in the Guildhall be wound. So, for the second time in its history it stopped due to the coronavirus pandemic. This film shows it being re-started. It's over 150 years old.

Liskeard Unlocked - Liskeard Links... Mining. An Arts & Crafts Open Studio

Cider Cottage, Woodhill Manor, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 6RD
In person
Pre-booking not required

An exhibition of local arts and crafts from the Liskeard Market Makers which is inspired by the rich mining heritage of Liskeard. This is a one off event showcasing beautiful local artwork/crafts.

Liskeard Unlocked - Liskeard Routeways - What Do You Recognise?

Stuart House Arts & Heritage Centre, Barras Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 6AB
In person
Pre-booking not required

Exhibition of photographs of routeways and communications in Liskeard with clues to help identify them. Trail map. Also Kingwell Family Art and Craft sale in the Gallery.

Liskeard Unlocked - Local Produce Market

The Cattle Market Canopy, Cattle Market Car Park, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 4BA
In person
Pre-booking not required

To celebrate Liskeard’s connection with Kopychyntsi the market will have a distinctly Ukrainian flavour. As always there will be delicious local food and lovely crafts.

Liskeard Unlocked - Penmilder Garden Throughout The Year

Penmilder, Lodge Hill, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 4EL
Online event
Pre-booking not required

Another chance to see the photographic tour of this beautiful garden throughout the seasons.

Liskeard Unlocked - Photographic tour of No. 3 Varley Terrace

1 Varley Terrace, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 4AN
Online event
Pre-booking not required

A virtual guided photographic tour around this historic house.

Liskeard Unlocked - Photographic Tour of Pendean

Pendean House, West Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 6BT
Online event
Pre-booking not required

A guided look around this great historic house and garden using photos.

Liskeard Unlocked - St Martin's Church and Bell Ringing

St Martin's Church, Church Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3AX
In person
Pre-booking not required

Explore St Martin’s Church, see the history behind the building and how it has been a place of Christian worship for over 800 years.

Liskeard Unlocked - Talk by Douglas Skeggs: “Nicholas and Alexandra – Tyrants and Martyrs of Imperial Russia”

The Public Hall, 3-5 West Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 6BW
In person
Pre-booking not required

Guests are welcome to join the Liskeard Arts members, free of charge, for the talk in the Public Hall.

Liskeard Unlocked - Talk on The Great Cornish Emigration

Liskeard Library, Barras Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 6AB
In person
Pre-booking required

Many residents of Liskeard and its surrounding villages left their homeland in search of a better life overseas. In the 19th century around 240,000 Cornishmen sailed to the Americas, South Africa and Australasia. Come and find out about them.

Liskeard Unlocked - The Catholic Church of Our Lady and St Neot

2 West Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 6BW
In person
Pre-booking not required

The Church will be open with a display of church plate and vestments. Also, tours of the building.

Liskeard Unlocked - The Guildhall - Future Plans

26 Fore Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3JB
In person
Pre-booking not required

The Grade II* Listed Liskeard Guildhall is one of only 3 buildings in Liskeard to achieve this level of heritage status. Originally constructed in 1858 to accommodate a magistrate's court, council office and market.

Liskeard Unlocked - Walk to Discover The Workplaces and Stories of Liskeard Miners

Unmade parking area, Tokenbury Corner, Pensilva, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 5PJ
In person
Pre-booking required

Walk Caradon and discover more about the lives of the copper miners that lived in Liskeard and walked the seven mile return journey to work. The walk will visit the remains of their workplaces and hear some of their stories.

Liskeard Unlocked - Well Connected

Liskeard & District Museum, 1 Pike Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3JE
In person
Pre-booking not required

Dive into the rich history of Liskeard and its interconnected villages, where the flow of water binds us together.