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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 2 days ago

Unbelievable. Great location, views amazing and good coffee shop. Will return to watch a play. Can walk down to the beach next door too.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank alikimb
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An excellent venue for music concerts and productions of plays etc. Well worth the visit and future visits

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank douglasmilburn1975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous Open Air Theatre with the most spectacular sea views overlooking Porthcurno beach. Enjoyed a delicious cream tea overlooking the sea in the cafe. Small shop. Beautiful sub-tropical gardens. Car parking

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SuffolkMayfly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outdoor theatre set in the cliff face which has plays on in the good weather. The history of the development and building of the theatre is very interesting. The steps are quite steep so be careful if going down to stage area. The theatre is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading the 34 bad reviews i come to the conclusion they were left by emits that panic when the white centre line in the road disappears. Maybe by a horse or get a taxi! This place is truly breathtaking !! The theatres structure and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tim N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely friendly cafe and the Minack is a sweet little open air theatre with stunning views across Porthcurnoe beach. For £11 for our family of 4, it was a cheap couple of hours. We took the very steep steps down to Porthcurnoe beach (definitely not...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rachB82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to Cornwall for over 20 years and never paid this place a visit, purely because the days out leaflets never look appealing. However, today we went along after a local recommendation. I have to say we have missed out for so...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank natasha k
Reviewed February 12, 2019 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 February 10, 2019 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 February 4, 2019

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
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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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yes, we will be open from 10am until about 3.30pm.
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