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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.
Porthcurno, Penzance TR19 6JU, England
+44 1736 810181
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the Minack Theatre on a wet blustery December day ..we walked up the very steep stairs as we arrived by bus ..well worth it when we arrived at the top ..what a truly amazing place this is ..had a coffee after a look...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dee s
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky to visit on a sunny November day when it was quiet but warm in the sheltered theatre and the sea was a wonderful colour. Definitely would recommend and not expensive (although the shop and restaurant are). Need to be active to explore...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in October whilst on Holiday, we were fortunate to take in a performance called "The Storm" which was a little bit out there, but great fun, and to sit and watch the performance with the sea in the background is fantastic. There are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gary534
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have had many holidays in Cornwall but never visited the Minack Theatre until this year. I cannot believe how beautiful it is. The History of it is amazing and Rowena Cade is an incredible woman. I will certainly go back again and hopefully try...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank An K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the loveliest places I have ever visited. It is certainly the most stunningly beautiful theatre I have ever been to. We didn’t manage to watch a performance this summer but it’s on our list! The theatre is a hand-crafted, pure labour...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Galadriel69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank R1259DQrichardw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank YoyoC114
Reviewed November 12, 2018

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.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Angie W
Reviewed November 10, 2018 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

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

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

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