Chysauster Ancient Village

Group visits to Chysauster Ancient Village

One of the finest examples of a Roman-British village in Britain, the substantial remains of the 2000-year-old 'courtyard houses' take groups back to Iron Age living.

Enquire now

Group Discount

We offer a 15% discount (10% for Stonehenge) for travel trade and organised groups of 11 or more paying visitors when payment is made in a single transaction.
Per group you also receive:

  • free entry for one tour leader
  • free entry for one coach driver

The tour leader, coach driver and any English Heritage members do not count towards the group totals.

Booking information

Trade admission prices and opening times:

Please refer to our Trade Admission Prices & Site Opening Times brochure for pricing and opening times information at our top sites for groups. 

Making a booking:

Contact information for making your group booking can be found in the Visit & Contact Information section below.

Please include the property name and date of visit in the subject line of your email along with the following information:

  • Group name
  • Name of property
  • Tour reference/booking reference (if applicable)
  • Date and time of arrival
  • Number of visitors

Payment method:

Payment can be made on arrival by: cash, credit/debit card, cheque (made payable to The English Heritage Trust), Agency Voucher Scheme (AVS).

Visit & Contact information

  • Coach parking:No coach parking on site, coaches can drop-off at the property entrance.
  • Catering: Bottled drinks and snacks are available to purchase from the shop.
  • Interpretation: An elevated viewing platform offers you a bird's-eye view of the courtyard houses. A site model gives more insight into this ancient settlement and its unique prehistoric landscape.
  • Gardens: Chysauster Ancient Village consists of large grounds, including a wild meadow, identified paths, and seating and rest areas with beautiful views. Varied flora and fauna throughout the season. There are some slopes across the site.
  • Access: Unfortunately there is no wheelchair access to the site.
  • Average length of visit: 45 minutes.

Address: Newmill, Penzance, Cornwall, TR20 8XA

Email: chysauster.ancientvillage@english-heritage.org.uk

Telephone: Chysauster Ancient Village: 07470 115475

Group Travel Support

Further support and useful resources available to group travel organisers can be found on our dedicated Group Visits webpages.

For educational groups, please visit our School Visits webpages.

'step into englands story