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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, Penzance TR19 6JU, England
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+44 1736 810181
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Reviewed today via mobile

Even on a blustery November day this marvel of a theatre and extraordinary accomplishment of a single person's vision is just a must see. £5 for a walk around is well worth it. A unique theatre, jaw dropping backdrop and all beautifully maintained, we will...More

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Reviewed yesterday

When reading about this place in Trip Advisor, I put this place on the top of my list. It is truly amazing. Although it was October when I visited there, luckily that day was sunny and could see the blue sky and sea. Beautiful! It...More

Thank YoyoC114
Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful location, incredible open air theatre. Interesting story of its construction. Plenty of other things to experience there plus a nice cafe. Very good value for money. Well worth a visit.

Thank Angie W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fascinating place with some amazing views of the sea and the theatre itself is impressive. A must see if you’re in Penzance

Thank Nco987654321
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful romantic setting. Theatre carved into the rock overlooking the sea. A truly magical experience, cannot recommend highly enough!

Thank d0lally
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed and where amazed by our visit to Minack theatre. What a beautiful well kept theatre with a view not to be missed. The information centre at the entrance was very thorough and the movie very informative. What a strong and special lady...More

Thank kfm92
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beyond beautiful. We went up on a windy day and to see and hear the waves crashing against the boulders was amazing. Single lane roads on the drive up though!

Thank Lailey B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Carved into the side of a cliff, this working open sir theatre is a modern piece of history. You’ll need a car to get there as public transport is not as regular as you would like. If you can, see a show there. There is...More

Thank nobster666Cardiff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve always heard a lot about this place and so decided to go and have a nosey. The architecture alone is worth the drive. Carved into the cliffs overlooking Porthcurno beach and it’s blue waters. Stunning. £5 entry fee for an adult which isn’t bad...More

1  Thank Matt A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a breathtaking place. Rowena Cade..An inspiration to us all. Coffee shop served a nice cup of tea.

Thank Angie C
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HootieUK
September 18, 2018|
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Response from Minackman93 | Property representative |
The evening show will finish at 9.45pm. Running time 2 hr 15mins.
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PrisnaP1
August 28, 2018|
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Response from Minackman93 | Property representative |
yes, we will be open from 10am until about 3.30pm.
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SamD441970
August 27, 2018|
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Response from Minackman93 | Property representative |
Yes, you just can't take dogs in when we have performances on.
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