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Tintagel Visitors Centre

Bossiney Road, Tintagel PL34 0AJ, England
+44 1840 779084
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Memories of a past time

A wonderful place to visit, especially if you can take yourself back and imagine what it used to be... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2018
deejay100uk
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Great.

Lovely shop selling everything from pencils to authentic swords and tapestries. You walk through... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
Dawn H
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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Bossiney Road, Tintagel PL34 0AJ, England
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+44 1840 779084
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"info centre"
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"car park"
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"gift shop"
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"castle ruins"
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"souvenirs"
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"volunteers"
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

A wonderful place to visit, especially if you can take yourself back and imagine what it used to be like. The views are spectacular too. It is worth putting it on your list of places to visit when you are in the area and the...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Lovely shop selling everything from pencils to authentic swords and tapestries. You walk through into a little centre which tells the history of tintagel and has lovely things to see. You can sign a visitors book too. Not something to be missed. Also nothing was...More

Thank Dawn H
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Reviewed December 5, 2017

Spoke to Margaret, who was most helpful and friendly - and provided all the information we needed. Centre all staffed by volunteers. Thank you for your help.

1  Thank ZellyRestorick
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Reviewed October 30, 2017

It is actually worth a bit of time to stop in at the Visitors Centre here. Lots of good information and will help orient you to the area and walking about the Castle Peninsula.

Thank pasowine
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Reviewed October 25, 2017

We popped in to see what to do in the area and were very impressed by the informative display telling all about the area, its history etc. Loads of interesting information about the buildings, saints, geology - everything really! A bit too much to read...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017

This easy to locate info centre is fronted by lovely staff who share their knowledge of the area enthusiastically. Plenty of leaflets and maps, walks etc plus some nice little gifts

Thank Jacklyn118
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Reviewed September 15, 2017

The smart, modern visitors' centre at Tintagel is large and airy with colourful and engaging displays, explaining some of the history of the town. There is a sizeable shop with what appear to be good quality gifts and souvenirs and a wide range of informative...More

Thank Paul R
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Reviewed September 15, 2017

Helpful staff who were able to recommend the Church to visit for my mum who is unable to walk too far. Some nice gifts and postcards to buy.

1  Thank Clare M
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

I love the history and story of King Arthur, so we decided to visit Tintagel town/castle, please be aware unlike myself.......there is no castle.....its a ruin!! And if you arrive on an extremely high winds day like i did, then don't expect to see the...More

Thank Natalie L
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Reviewed June 22, 2017

Be sure to visit this center. Lot's of fun things to look and purchase. Has a great exhibition of the Castle as it used to be. The model Castle puts things in perspective. Very interesting.

Thank ianstreet2017
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