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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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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This workmanship of this place is to be admired. It is hard to imagine that this masterpiece was built so many years ago. £5 entry was well worth it. The cafe was really great too with delicious Cornwall pasties and cream teas(cream teas were massive!).

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Seanvdv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am not a theatre person. But if I had known about this place before my last minute trip to Cornwall, I would have paid for a ticket to see a play here. Any play. The site itself is less than 100 years old, but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank davidgD5846IV
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's an amazing, though provoking site. So well maintained and always worth a visit. The cafe is great, and the view breath-taking. The walk from the car park to the entrance is quite steep, so for someone with disabilities and using two sticks, it was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Leslie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Truly beautiful and one of a kind If your holidaying in Cornwall, Minavk theatre should be on your must do list You won't be disappointed

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank FamiltonfamilyUK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This really is a one of a kind place. With the added attraction of a great cafe and fantastic views to Porthcurno Beach. We really do need to come back here to see a show!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GregQ28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Didn’t expect to enjoy this as much as we did - theatre is spectacular and well worth a look around. Stunning views over the sea from the cafe and there is a gift shop too. Loved the exhibition on Rowena Cade which explains how the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JerseyGirl1981
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our visit. It's a great place to visit, very interesting to see the history of it too. We'd love to go back and see a production there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 437louiseb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bizarrely, although I live in Devon I have never been to Cornwall, until last week. Hubs and I treated ourselves to a few days away in lieu of Christmas gifts to each other. Top of my places to visit was the Minack Theatre. I'd seen...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LancashireJavabean
Minackman93, Manager at Minack Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for writing such a lovely review. We are about to increase the area of the cafe where dogs are allowed, although we do need to maintain some dog free areas as many visitors do not like being around dogs.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm just in awe with this place. We didn't manage to get any tickets for any of the plays, but we manage to visit the place and spent a good 2 hours mesmerising the views, the history and having our tea at their cafe. Not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Timmylai
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been more than once , lovely staff , friendly atmosphere. has fantastic plays , musical , even't put on . Unique place to visit love it

Date of experience: September 2018
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Kylie T
January 25, 2019|
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Response from Minackman93 | Property representative |
hi Kylie - our website is up and running. Tickets for 2019 go on sale on the 4th February. If you have problems accessing the site then could you email us and we can look into it for you.
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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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